Entries by Hilary Robinson from 05/2012

Living The Life

| Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

"Grief feels like fear" - wrote C. S. Lewis and when my phone rang one morning three years ago, I knew instinctively that something was wrong. My daughter's best friend had gone missing from school the day before so when the Head of Pastoral Care told me that Naomi had died I was shocked, but not surprised. She had committed suicide. She was just 17.

Paperbacks Vs EBooks? Easy - You Don't Need a Charger

| Posted 05.14.2012 | Huffington Post

So why do we need printed books? The printed book doesn't run out of power or rely on a mislaid charger... I don't need to hide a printed book under the towel on the beach nor, for that matter, does it mind too much if I get sand in the cover... and when I do climb up to the first base of Everest I don't need to worry about a signal.

Balls, Body, Bodyart - Beckham Has a Defining Quality Beyond All That...

| Posted 05.23.2012 | UK Sport

Like the phoenix rising out of the ashes, time and time again Beckham has proved he has the capacity to bounce back from difficulties, criticism and scandal without bitterness but with genuine good grace. It is little surprise that, by the tattooed angel on his right shoulder, the text should read "in the face of adversity."

Emily Bronte's Shocking News!

| Posted 05.30.2012 | Huffington Post

It's enough to spur excitement into Heathcliffe's restless spirit.