Ginx Craft

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About me

Industry Education
Occupation Teaching Assistant
Location United Kingdom
Introduction I now live in Cornwall, but only just, very close to the border with Devon. Years and years ago I studied Geography at St. Andrew's University, and although career wise I am a bit of a drifter, spent a lot of years working in university admin (in philosophy) and since having my children have working in primary schools, both in the classroom and office. I like to do a job that I can see the worth in, and have been very lucky. I am probably a little odd (although perhaps that is for others to say), but the great thing about getting older is that you care less what people think. Although my family is my main focus, anyone who has followed this blog for a while, will realise that they are growing up, and life is changing ...
Interests Knitting, Photography, Sewing, Crafting, Walking, Wildlife, Reading, Music.
Favorite Movies Hope and Glory, The Spy Who Came In From the Cold, The Golden Compass, Bladerunner, 5x2, In Bruges, The Truman Show, American Beauty, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Finding Nemo, Zathura, Memento, Jean de Florette, Manon des Sources, When the Cat's Away, American Graffiti, A Room With A View, The Ice Storm, Working Girl, Prick Up Your Ears, Twelve Monkeys, Brazil, Raising Arizona, Big, Atonement, The English Patient, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Damage, The Other Boleyn Girl, Small Island, Secrets and Lies, High Hopes, Life is Sweet, Stormy Monday, Belfast ....
Favorite Music At the moment I really like listening to Paolo Conte. In the car music has been taken over by my daughter, so we listen to stuff like 21 Pilots, Glass Animals. I try to retune to old stuff, but usually don't win this battle.
Favorite Books Milan Kundera, Roddy Doyle, Ian McEwan, Margaret Forster, E.M. Forster, Carole Shields, Barbara Pym, Philip Pullman, Michael Morpurgo, Phillipa Gregory, Richard Osman. Kate Atkinson