15th January, 2021

2021.  Who would want to be young now?! Thank God, I grew up when I did; when families were the backbone of society and, from that key nucleus, emanated a framework of standards and morals.  No technology, sedentary lifestyles, fast foods and obesity but, rather,...
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11th January, 2021

At last, now I know what has been missing from my life … the PopMaster Facebook Support Group!  Oh, Ken Bruce, so very often I feel for you but, then, I remind myself of your more than half a million-pound salary and realise that I, too, would be willing to...
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8th January, 2021

I am slightly wary of starting this today, not sure of exactly just what will emerge!  You know that feeling when there are so many thoughts – and opinions – swirling around in one’s head and one doesn’t quite know how to put said thoughts...
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4th January, 2021

Christmas.  Been, gone, done that and … I thoroughly enjoyed it!  Possessed by aliens?  Perhaps but, after such a dismal year, it seemed fitting to end 2020 confined in a small space with family, fuelled by good food and copious amounts of alcohol!  What now,...
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31st December, 2020

So, the last few hours of 2020.  I felt compelled to write something as a form of closure.  Good riddance to bad rubbish! It is 5.30pm, as I sit down, just grateful that the zip in my jeans is fighting on!  Note to self: avert gaze from all mirrors until sufficiently...
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21st December, 2020

This will be my last post before Christmas.  Can I make it positive?  Well, today is the shortest day so the nights are drawing out from now on …  There, that should cover it.  Now, act normal! Am I ready for Christmas?  Nope.  I can still see the tree through...
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