Monthly Archives: May 2013

Monday Moggy

Today’s Moggy is Freida from Maine who was found abandoned in a ditch. Her fur was in such a state that it had to be shaved off. Now, she has to wear woolly jumpers to keep warm.

Coping With The News

I can’t bring myself to watch the news today. It was so utterly horrific and depressing yesterday. If, like me, you’re finding the news a bit hard to take, here’s a quotation that might help – When I was a…

Rappers Changing Names – Wrong

Snoop Dogg Yo. Wha’s goin’ down? Am I alone in feeling discombobulated by Snoop Dog’s recent change of name to Snoop Lion? It’s simply wrong. Snoop Dogg has provenance and intertextuality (as Julia Kristeva might say) with Snoopy the Dog.…

Peculiar Picture

Thank you to Tony Barton for alerting me to this extremely peculiar picture, from Awkward Family Photos

Want To Be On Radio And TV?

click image to enlarge flyer Whether you’ve got some experience or none at all, my Developing Your Media Presence course on 4 July is for you. I’ll give you loads of tips, then you’ll be professionally recorded and filmed, with…

Every Day Is The Best Day In The Year

Write it on your heart That every day is the best day in the year. He is rich who owns the day, and no one owns the day Who allows it to be invaded with fret and anxiety. Finish every…

Peculiar Picture

Private Francis Edmund Bilton, Great War, 1915 – with friend in the background.

Summerhouse On The River Near Hertford

During the summer (ie. last weekend) I took a stroll down the river onto the mini-peninsula where it curves round towards Ware. This was the view. It must be idyllic to live in the house with the lawn sloping down…