Some time ago, a post appeared on FB, a meme, exhorting us to do things alone. To go out alone, to have a drink alone, to take a walk along, to spend the day alone. I find this rather odd as I read alone, I knit alone, I crochet alone, I game alone, I do… Read More A Day Alone
This time last year we were finalising the preparations for our week in Carcarsonne. This year, we are already here. A long day with travelling but at least this time we knew our way around once we’d arrived It’s odd how this time last year we were nervous about being in a foreign country and… Read More Coming Home
Ranting Again Below is a post that I added to a Note written on Facebook on one of my friends’ profiles. I know he doesn’t hate me for being English. Far from it. But lately I think sometimes my very Englishness lends itself to me starting to believe whilst he may dislike the English because… Read More Another new old post
When I lost my original Maer Chair due to hackers, I thought I’d lost everything I’d ever written online but thankfully I’ve found a lot of bits scattered about my PC in various folders. This is something I found from 2008. And nothing ever changes. The original post is in italics. A little more is… Read More Some things never change
Over the years I’ve made bones about the fact that I’m a Tory voter. At times I’ve chosen to say little about my politics as I was bought up to never discuss politics or religion unless it was with a close group of friends who respected your views and knew you respected theirs. However, of… Read More Odd Things I’ve noticed
Well after some oiks hacked my blog I’ve lost everything I’ve posted for the past three years. Some may say this is a good thing. Some may say not. My daughter would prefer me to write on paper but I love this private space. I have luckily backed up a lot of old posts which… Read More Hello world!