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Another place

That’s where everyone else must be – for two days now. Meanwhile the chariot rusts away, awaiting the invention of the bike. 😣

Chips On Shoulders

Breathing Underwater

When I started this blog I had envisaged writing about a successful journey with highs and lows along the way, but with constant optimism about the industry and my place in it. 675 more words


The path downhill

Celebrity is now a goal sans frontieres. No matter the means, the end is all that matters. Whether it be an ugly face, an ugly physique, an ugly character or an ugly mouth, it will bring popular appeal and the meeja’s unstinting support. 12 more words

Chips On Shoulders


“Pollyanna!,” she spat with sisterly disdain.

But I took it as a compliment.  Every single time she said it.  Because I liked seeing the good in people, in situations and in life.  738 more words


Last time

Tomorrow, mid-morning, it will become dark, even quieter than normal in the woods (no birdsong) and quite chilly.

I recall that in August 1999 I was in the Potteries when the same thing happened. 18 more words

The Dark Side