Monthly Archives: May 2011

COLONIALIST CWIZ FOR FOOD EXPERTS.


I have been tied up the past couple of days with business, book formatting, bookstore visits, and the funeral of a next-door neighbour of many decades.    Anyway:   Brace yourselves, foodies – I thought it was time that instead … Continue reading

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FULL OF BOUNCE


< My Sunday was largely taken up in trying not to bounce, while bouncing and feeling full of bounce. That is to say that we went to give R another session on her favourite pony, and I then deserted the … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL COMFORT FOOD


I have brought side view’s ‘Comfort Food’ theme to within my comfort zone of causing severe discomfort in readers:  Sure, chocolate is comforting To have beneath one’s belt, But when you lie in it, the thing Is, that it tends … Continue reading

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ALTOGETHER REALLY AWFUL DE-FENCE


This morning saw some sorry scenes Which truly made me curse and swear, Gale blew our fence to smithereens, And bits of tree were everywhere. The signboard, hung outside the gate, Was clearly hanging out no more, But grounded was … Continue reading

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RAPTURE POSTPONED – THE REAL (LY AWFUL) REASON


On the twenty-first of May Was to be the final day; Then the world would be aborted And the goodly souls be sorted.    Camping followers have found That their feet stayed on the ground, With surprise their senses capture That … Continue reading

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REALLY GRAND DAUGHTERS – THREE WEEKS AND THREE YEARS


  With being all tied up in matters literary, I haven’t had a chance to show the progress of the younger ladies of the household. Without further ado, here is Baby J, followed by her very self-important elder sister R enjoying … Continue reading

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REALLY AWFUL RHYME STARTING FROM NOWHERE, GOING NOWHERE, AND ARRIVING AT THAT DESTINATION.


  Now when you think of mats and rice Set out upon a table, A Chinese feast to bring to mind I’m sure you are quite able; But if it turns to rats and mice The image is a different … Continue reading

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