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Add new post? Nae probs to me, doll.

Not just one new post. A whole fenceful of new posts are fine and upstanding in the garden which yesterday was even graced by sunshine.

The fence - garden side
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Treasures in the Good Web Guide

HappenStance and Treasure Ground get into the Good Web Guide, the 'definitive guide to life on line'. . . Scroll down to get to the bit about Clare.

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Chapter 4 goes out

This time last Sunday the table downstairs was covered in endless printed copies of flyers to send out with chapter 4. Flyers for the three new publications, 'in print' lists, Sphinx lists, birthday party invitations. And so on.

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Party time

Actually not really, not yet. Not party time yet, that is. But this year spells five years of HappenStance so there is an event fixed -- at the Scottish Poetry Library -- Saturday June 12th 3.00 pm for 3.30. Invitations will go out to subscribers this week with CHAPTER FOUR! (let me know if you're reading this, are not a subscriber and would like one). And yes, that means Chapter Four (the Shakespeare chapter) is finally done.

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The Game of Blurb

Have you ever written a review of a work of Po? Then you've got to take a look at Dr Fulminare's Irregular Features.  Go to Things to Make and Do, Vitally Urgent: The Game of Blurb, and below THAT, you can write your review by magnet. This is different, fun, clever, intelligent. Yeay! I recommend Top Trumps too. There is an interview with a strange woman called Helena

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February

How did it get to February already?  Ah well, it's wet, it's driech and dreary, but the Spring is on its way. The pussy willow is budding. All the spring bulbs are well through in the front garden. Two little patches of snowdrops have survived the snow.

Meanwhile, on the HappenStance front, several publications have nearly made it into existence. Already with the printer are the Ruth Pitter Conversation, Chapter Four of the HappenStance STORY (yeay!), Robin Vaughan-Williams' The Manager and tomorrow, all being well, I'll take a surprise addition, Jon Stone's Scarecrows.

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