Happy 4th Birthday Leighton Literature!

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It’s Leighton Literature’s 4th Birthday! It’s been four years since I launched Leighton Literature and this last twelve months have definitely been my most transformative as a travel blogger. It was sometime in the summer that I felt like LL had arrived at a sink or swim moment. After so much hard work and only […]

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Happy 3rd Birthday Leighton Literature!

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It’s Leighton Literature’s 3rd Birthday! One of the scariest things about getting older is the ever-increasing rapidity of the passing of time. I mean, how can it possibly be three years since I launched Leighton Literature? I was in Beijing at the time, my second stint, and between now and then I’ve been to Korea, Singapore and […]

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Happy 2nd Birthday Leighton Literature!

Happy 2nd Birthday Leighton Literature travel reports, short stories, album reviews.

It’s Leighton Literature’s 2nd Birthday!!! It’s been two years since I launched Leighton Literature one smoggy Beijing morning. Back then I was blessed with an abundance of free time, access to an amazing American-style diner and that incomparable enthusiasm one has towards a new and exciting project. My goals were simple: to share my experiences of a life […]

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Happy 1st Birthday Leighton Literature!

Happy 1st Birthday Leighton Literature travel reports, short stories, album reviews.

It’s Leighton Literature’s 1st birthday!!! Does it feel more than a little egomaniacal to wish my own website a happy birthday? Sure, but fuck it you only live once! I can’t quite believe it was a year ago today that I published my first post. Since then I’ve released thirty-two tales in My Short Stories, published […]

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Ten Thousand!

Dear Readers,  Leighton Literature has received its ten thousandth hit (!) on what is a gorgeous Beijing afternoon, with blue skies, a fresh breeze and sans pollution.  So this is just the briefest of brief posts to thank everyone for their continued support of the site. Whether you’re a regular reader or just popped in for a specific […]

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Welcome to Leighton Literature!

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It feels great to finally say it! This website has been in the making for most of 2014, so it was a special moment when at long last I got to hold my breath and click publish. My first short story series, The Qatar Collection, kicks off from Sunday the 2nd of November, with future […]

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