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There's an elephant in the garden.

This is a little piece that was done the other evening at our writer’s group, the subject was kindly donated by my chum Andy Harden who also writes this sort of stuff, and which is published on… 253 more words

"...I think to myself, okay what would be the most disgusting colour to add here?..."

“Sometimes when I’m having a colour moment I think to myself, okay what would be the most disgusting colour to add here? Sometimes that ‘disgusting’ can turn out to be ‘surprising’ and ‘completely gorgeous’.” 8 more words


New Music: Skepta - Nasty

The UK rap/grime scene currently feels like a WWE storyline with all the back and forth disses, but so far this is by far the best – Skepta’s reply to Devilman.


Unit 9: Drone attempts to bring supplies to prisoner before being caught in barb wire fence.

A British prison found something very surprising in its barbed wire border recently. What they found was a small drone carrying a package. Bedford prison reported that they found a drone carrying drugs, weapons, and mobile phones, in what is considered the first known case of using a drone to smuggle supplies into a British prison. 253 more words

Rust in peace: Jaguar XJ-S

The Jaguar XJ-S is a car that we’re always a little surprised to find in a self-service junkyard. In 1989, a brand new XJ-S coupe cost $47,000 and a XJ-S convertible retailed for a whopping $56,000, making it the most expensive Jaguar sold in the United States at the time. 163 more words


Dreadlock Holiday

Here’s another of the Tunes I Love for your entertainment and perhaps a memory-jogger for some of the ever greying mob, such as yours truly, who remember the music of the ’70s! 53 more words


Shades of Grey by Jasper Fforde

Published years before there were 50 of them, Shades of Grey is about as far from erotica as you can get. Author Jasper Fforde is perhaps better known for his… 203 more words