And it was wonderful! Rome rocked my world and left me speechless. These are statements of literal as well as metaphorical description. On Thursday, I woke up with no voice, and it has still not returned. Not a problem while on holiday, but going in to see people tomorrow…mmmm, well, that could be interesting. And… Continue reading Well, that was Rome…
I am about to go on my holibobs! In the fulfillment of a long-held ambition (for as long as I can remember!) I am going to Rome. I am excited; I have been once, and was utterly bowled over by the very little I saw. We are planning to walk, to sit, to eat ice… Continue reading A short break
I love the saying “if you think you are too little to make a difference, trying sharing a room with a mosquito”. Since every time I have shared a room with a mosquito, I have come off worst! I ha a bad day yesterday – some little bug got into my system, and I spent… Continue reading A little thing…
Tuesdays are hard work! When I was in the second year of secondary school, my timetable was three periods of maths and three period of “activities” – which meant team games 😦 and a couple of periods of English and history to lighten the burden. I used to waken sick with apprehension on a Tuesday.… Continue reading Tuesdays…..
I am not known for my attention to detail and deep-seated need for everything to be just so. Indeed, when, in a sermon, I made reference to an affirmation on a gravestone and how lovely I thought it was, Beloved Other later remarked that any grave marker I had would be squint, cracked and say… Continue reading Lessons from nail polish!
There has always been a high building on that corner. I have known that corner for thirty years or more, and have been walking past it almost every day for the last 10 years….and there has always been a high building there. The use of the building has changed, and it is true that for… Continue reading A new view….
I’ve been building again! I have proved it is possible to decorate and carpet a house for £4! Assuming you do it in coloured paper. And that the house is 1/48th scale. This is is all laid out before I put it together. The putting ot together has not exactly got to plan – there… Continue reading Decorating small scale!