If holidayphobia is the word that I thought I made it up then realised that it was a real thing, ‘hiraeth’ is the new word I just learnt and it really nailed what I have been feeling this time of the year, especially since Bee left. “A spiritual longing for a home that maybe never …

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Apart from manga and anime, one of Bee’s favourite books was Lemony Snicket’s ‘Unfortunate Events’ series. We also watched the film together and one of the scenes I remember the most was when the orphans held each other inside a tent that they called Sanctuary and Lemony’s voice narrating: “Sanctuary is a word which here …

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