18th October, 2021

It seems the less I write, the more people read.  Silent for a few days and I have gained India and Spain!  China remains a stalwart, of course – and for that I am very grateful – but, from time to time, I do question the relevance of some of my subject...
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11th October, 2021

Did I mention that I never check my ticket until at least a week later?  I am aware that I did not win the jackpot on Friday but nobody did and, quite honestly, £12 million more may come in handy being that tomorrow’s winnings, now, amount to £184 million. ...
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8th October, 2021

Right, let’s hit it!  What a week for … achieving very little.  Honestly, I don’t know what happened to me but I just could not get motivated.  Didn’t sleep well.  It rained.  My beach still looked dirty, the sand dark instead of golden and...
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5th October, 2021

I just couldn’t motivate myself to write yesterday.  Totally uninspired.  So, here I am, Tuesday, and the most awful day!  It might just as well be dark, the rain is torrential and I am absolutely freezing to the extent that I’m not sure how long my...
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1st October, 2021

This may be No Time to Die but, quite frankly, it’s anything but a great time to live!  The positive amongst us who, perhaps, are more resigned than positive – or, merely, popping the pills – claim that life is all but back to normal.  Normal?  Are...
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27th September, 2021

What does one write when one has nothing to write?  More to the point, why does one write when one has nothing to write?  Money?  I wish!  Self-indulgence?  Perhaps, a smidgeon.  Therapy?  Definitely cathartic.  Naturally giving?  Of course!  OCD?  There it is!  I...
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