If you only do one thing this week...
BE nice to the work experience person. Oh go on.
The Daily Express
MY fingers tremble as I unwrap the KitKat. It’s my fourth in two minutes and it won’t be my last. Two bites and it’s gone. It doesn’t touch the sides. I devour the chocolate like there’s no tomorrow. Read more.
Twins with diabetes
FAMILIES whose twin children are diagnosed with diabetes face unique challenges. They've also powered research to unlock secrets of the disease, towards finding new treatments and hopefully, ultimately, a cure. Read more.
Double trouble for lazy authors
Guardian Books Blog
DID you see the BBC’s star-studded adaptation of Little Dorrit at the weekend? It went straight for the ‘evil twin’ cliffhanger as Mrs Flintwich came face to face with her husband’s doppelganger in the dead of night.
Dickens is not the only author to have trodden the well-worn path of mysterious, shady, mischievous or downright evil twins.
I wrote about this in the Guardian's book blog.