Author Archives: Teuffi

About Teuffi

A 40+ year-old expatriate suffering from depression and usually considered as weird... :-)

Neptune cardigan

I finished my first garment! Granted, it is a 2 year old size, so quite small, but I did finish it! There are a number of things I am not too happy with, in particular the seams but the overall … Continue reading

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Apologia – Trafalgar Studios – London

Apologia is currently running at the Trafalgar Studios in London from 29th July to 18th November 2017. A play by Alexi Kaye Campbell, with Stockard Channing, Freema Agyeman, Desmond Barrit, Laura Carmichael  and Joseph Millson, directed by Jamie Lloyd. From the … Continue reading

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New acquisitions

The last couple of weeks were very much up and down and I have made a few steps back with handling my depression, but despite the drama that went with it, I did face up to things and dealt with … Continue reading

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Five Rivers Met on a Wooded Plain by Barney Norris

Five Rivers Met on a Wooden Plain by Barney Norris is a 288 pages paperback. From the back cover: ‘There exists in all of us a song waiting to be sung which is as heart-stopping and vertiginous as the peak … Continue reading

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Crafts

This week I have spent a bit more time on crafts, which I am quite happy about. I finished and sent a couple of knitted blankets for premies: I have sewn the sleeves, back and front of a cardigan I … Continue reading

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The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood / Black Sheep by Susan Hill

The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood is a 324 pages paperback. From Amazon: The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to … Continue reading

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Podcasts

I cannot remember when I started listening to podcasts, but if you have not tried yet, I would strongly suggest to stay away from them! Listening to podcasts is seriously addictive… and you learn about so many things that you feel almost … Continue reading

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