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Gillian Polack

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Gillian is a writer and historian, currently living in Canberra, Australia. She intends to count the books in her library soon, when they stop falling on her and otherwise intimidating her.

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gillpolack @ 2017-04-03T09:54:00

Blogging has had to fade into the background recently. First I didn't have time to read blog posts and then I didn't have time to write them. Now you can begin to see why. Or rather, you can see about 1/8 of why.

http://www.gillianpolack.com/for-my-next-trick-in-2017/

The health stuff is all still happening. At least, along with it, I now have the joy of more real life. I'm hoping that, along th... Read more of this blog post »
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