The Favorite

The Favorite – 12/01/10 Loved this film. I’ve struggled in the past with some of the directors work, most notable, palpably hating ‘The Lobster’. But applying his craft to a period piece accentuated the madness of court life in this period and, what we now see as, the insanity of the period. Adding to this […]

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So, what with the house move and all the only thing we’ve managed to grow this year, with the exception of the rhubarb, is this solitary potato. Next year we are vowing to be more productive.

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This is the personal blog of Jim Barker. Trainer, Faciliator and Consultant to, and with, non-profit and values bases organisations.

Member of the ‘home’ community in Oxford, an exile of the Black County and a very amateur photographer.


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