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Nothing Happens in August

Nothing Happens in August

An August¬†blog about family and friends Caroline‚Äôs Columbian boyfriend has asked her to marry him. Kirsty¬†broke up with her English boyfriend because he is too controlling. Fiona¬†is close to breaking up with her Scottish boyfriend because he is too controlling. Mary¬†has broken up again with her Irish¬†boyfriend. I don’t know why. David is raising money … Continued

How to give a good graduation speech: a tale of three speakers

How to give a good graduation speech: a tale of three speakers

In my time, I‚Äôve taken part in quite a few graduation ceremonies, including the one where the guest of honour told her audience to stop singing, and listen to what she had to say. I‚Äôve made speeches, handed out certificates, smiled, shaken hands, and mispronounced names. Fortunately, graduations being a time to celebrate achievements with … Continued