31st December, 2022

Oh, my gosh!  I thought I’d have a quick read over my post of 31st December last year.  Serene as ever?  Raging, more like.  I thought this year had flown by – and, it has – but, reading back, not only does it seem a lifetime ago but I question how...

23rd December, 2022

Things are not going well!  Firstly, who the hell is DJ Spoony?!  Exactly.  My point.  Seems that Ken Bruce has the audacity to take another week off, next week, and I am left with DJ Spoony!  2022 in a nutshell.  The very name is enough.  Is it a bird or a plane or...

16th December, 2022

This isn’t going to be good!  Desperately searching for that ‘little spark of madness’ because I desperately don’t want to be ‘nothing’!  Oh, look, not even two lines in and the exclamation marks are breeding …  No blooming...

9th December, 2022

Check the date!  Ninth of December.  Forever ingrained in my memory, it is Donny’s Birthday.  My God, it’s his 65th to be precise!  Reality check or what?  As for those oblivious to Donny … deprived.  Utterly deprived.  Not even worthy of an...

1st December, 2022

‘An elderly lady who just got her words wrong.’  The benign words of Jeremy Vine on Radio 2 at lunchtime today.   Of course, he was referring to Lady Susan Hussey, the late Queen’s closest friend and lady-in-waiting for more than sixty years, who was...