I’m still in shock

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I’m struggling to accept that Melbourne, a city of about 4 million people, no longer has a technical book store.  I used to enjoy browsing at McGills when I went into the city, and I’ve bought many a book from there.  I don’t know why the store closed.  Perhaps it’s because of the current economic crisis.  Or perhaps it’s because …

Shock! McGills technical bookshop closed

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My plan for today was to get up early (for a retired septuagenarian), then drive into the city to get the two WordPress books I wanted from McGills in the CBD. I didn’t get going quite as early as I hoped, so by the time I got to the city, or to be more accurate, the Arts Centre carpark at …

My first blog in WordPress

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This is where you will see my first post, once I learn to use the program. I’ve had a look inside several WordPress books on Amazon and have decided there are two I would like to get.  Tonight I looked up McGills website (they are the biggest technical book store in Melbourne) and I was thrilled to see they currently …