Month: November 2015

Saturday Night TV

I remember a time when Saturday night television was something to stay at home for.  The channels used to fight to get you to watch their evenings entertainment.  These days it would seem that any old crap is put on…. Read More ›

Who Are You?

I came out the side entrance of my house to put the garden bin out. You are parked there, with your engine running and side lights on. This is private land, and no thoroughfare, so why? I give a quizzical… Read More ›

Local Library

My local library decided to put books on display for reading with a huge banner saying “Black History Month”. It was October, and they thought it would only be right to focus on their history and struggle. However, the book… Read More ›

Writing

I started writing many years ago on a platform a little like this. The platform was easy, clear, and a community that was there to offer help and comments. I had always wanted to be a writer and reflected on… Read More ›

Books

I love books. I love to read, and my ideal day would be to sit quietly with a book and a pot of coffee, when the coffee had gone, then maybe a pot of tea. But all in all quiet,… Read More ›

Minus 2

Minus 2 6:15 am and I’m out walking the dogs. Minus 2 and I’m not wearing a coat. Minus 2 but the dogs are happy to be out in the open. Minus 2 and they are jumping in the mounds… Read More ›

Number 372

The voice in his head never stopped for breath, it spoke of danger, it warned of death. It shouted, “Hurry, pack up and flee!” And all before his morning pee. The Bing Bang Theory has at the end of each… Read More ›