Monthly Archives: April 2011

PARTY POLITICS – NOT FOR THE FAINTHEARTED!


– Preparations for making the R party appealing and attracting lots of votes rose to a total frenzy this morning, with all sorts of tidying and culinary activities going on. Meanwhile, the popularity was obviously on the increase, with extra … Continue reading

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FAIRY TALE PRINCESSES AND BIRTHDAYS


– The magic has happened, and was every bit as magical as I would have hoped. All those who weren’t enthralled and enchanted by THE WEDDING, and in particular by the now-Princess Catherine, are miserable cynics devoid of romance. They … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL FLEADOM DAY STORY


Pic – Clker.com   I spent Freedom Day in slavery in the garden. Therefore I needed a cop-out for a post, so have chosen a re-post from way back when. The original pre-posting version had the lady of the household as the … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL FLASH FICTION 55


 – The weather is gorgeous and has been all weekend. Currently, various vital jobs in the garden demand attention. Friday was taken up with a long horse ride, and yesterday had various other projects keeping me busy, so blog posts have … Continue reading

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I COULD WRITE A SONNET ABOUT HER EASTER BONNET – IN FACT, I DID!


– Shall I compare thee to a Summer’s day? That would be silly, as ‘tis Autumn late: Rough kids do shake these darling buds as may, Yet shall they steadfastly survive their fate; Sometimes too bright the colours here may … Continue reading

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A NOAH TALL STORY


Well, it’s Easter Weekend, so should I give a historical conversation from the Easter scene, or  should we have a look at Moses rather, in the Passover? Nope, in view of the weather I think I’ll record a conversation from … Continue reading

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BANK ON BUREAUCRACY – YOU CAN BET YOUR BOTTOM DOLLAR ON IT!


    Those young enough to remember back to January this year will recall that we went to Cape Town and voyaged back on the Melody. We were advised by the Trouble Agent to use SA cash to place US dollars … Continue reading

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