Wednesday, 26 April 2017

If Twitter had been around in the 1980s... Part Three

....what would some of my Twitter friends have looked like and been tweeting about?

To see what we're up to now, just click the username above the picture 😃

More from the Big Hair decade in Part One HERE
... and even more shoulder-padded fun in Part Two HERE

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Rose Edmunds @RoseEdmunds 

 
@RoseEdmunds  
#Thatcher'sBritain?  No, taking time off from the cut-throat world of high finance to give some exposure to my maternal instincts...!

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Nick Mann @Nickmann70


@Nickmann70 
Fancy myself in the new Levis ad. Another Nick (Kamen) beat me to it. 


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Jill Doyle @JillsBookCafe
 

@JillsBookCafe
My favourite pixie boots!  And love my new scarf; could this become my signature look? Now to find a nice Cafe and have a Good Read!

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Liz LLoyd @LizanneLloyd 



@LizanneLloyd
Mum of the year - if only she would sleep, so I could get Lost in a Good Book! #amreading #Iwish 

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Bev Spicer @BevSpicer1 



@BevSpicer1
Practising my Bunny Girl pout in Crete! #TravelTuesday

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Julia Gibbs @ProofreadJulia 


@ProofreadJulia
Just woke up from an amazing #dream set in the future, in which I was working for #A-ha! Must make it come true 😍 #MortenHarket #MondayMotivation
Julia in 2002....




Sunday, 23 April 2017

If Twitter had been around in the 1980s... (Part Two)

....what would some of my Twitter friends have looked like and been tweeting about?  More 1980s fun in Part One HERE!

To see what we're up to 30 years later, click the user name above the photo....


Terry Tyler @TerryTyler4


@TerryTyler4
The Ladies in Red....!!  
Hope someone invents hair straighteners soon....

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Rosie Amber @rosieamber1 


@rosieamber1
Shadow Puppets time!  Any requests? Complete the form on my BLOG, and it will be performed for you by a member of my Shadow Puppets team #RSPT  Meanwhile, #amreading.  No, really. 📚


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June Kearns @june_kearns 


@june_kearns 
My life: Pugh, Pugh, Barney McGrew, Cuthbert, Dibble and Grub.... 
(famous novelist dreams currently on hold...) 👷


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Georgia Rose @GeorgiaRoseBook 



@GeorgiaRoseBook  
Early start (yes, Before The Dawn!) and wilful horses ~ #amriding!  (#SentFromPub #SouthernComfort #Wahey!!) 🏇🏇


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Carl Rackman @CarlRackman



@CarlRackman 
Bumped into Tessa Sanderson in the pub. 🏃
She chased me home.  Honest.



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Lizzie Lamb @lizzie_lamb 


@lizzie_lamb 
Wonderful #Usigebeatha!  Had idea for novel set in Highlands and Islands; well, I've got the title!  Scotch on the Rocks - like it?


 More next week.....

 

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

#WordlessWednesday #Whitby









If Twitter had been around in the 1980s.... #wwwblogs


... what would some of my Twitter friends have been tweeting about (and looked like???)?  To see what we're up to 30 years later, just click the user name above each photo...  😲😅

More to come after this one ~ here are the first six....



Terry Tyler @TerryTyler4 



@TerryTyler4 
No, it's not mine!  But you never know, it might be useful research for the novel I'll write one day ... #YeahRight 😂 😎

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Julia Gibbs @ProofreadJulia


@ProofreadJulia 
Premier YUPPIE restaurant or not, I'm not paying £1.50 for a 'Spritzer' if the menus have spelling errors... 'hor d'ouvres', anyone? 
#amproofreading whilst #amdrinking

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Shelley Wilson @ShelleyWilson72


@ShelleyWilson72  
Goals for my 16th birthday year:
1. See Wham! live - going tonight!
2. Eat birthday cake for breakfast! 😄😃😋
#MondayMotivation

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Lizzie Lamb @lizzie_lamb 


@lizzie_lamb 
Hub says I look #NewRomantic in my #LauraAshley ~ great name for a #romance publisher?! @NewRomanticsPress ~ hmmm... 💘
Click @NewRomanticsPress to see if Lizzie's idea materialised...

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Cathy Ryan @CathyRy


@CathyRy 
💏 English June weddingReading Between The Lines ... it's so cold the guests are in fur coats...! 😍

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Val Poore @vallypee

@vallypee  
Loving the Winter Sun in Port Shepstone #SouthAfrica.
Keeping a diary so I can write about it one day.... me and my African Ways 😎😎😃😃


  More next week..... 

(ps, If you would like to take part and you have my email address, please send me a photo of yourself at any time during the 1980s, and a line to give me an idea of something you may have tweeted about - I'll do the rest!)