Monthly Archive: April 2010

We, You and I

Posted on April 30, 2010

No, it’s not a sequel to the film Withnail and I. I’m afraid I’m referring to the prime ministerial debate that took place last night.
I’d missed the previous two having completely forgotten when they were scheduled. So I felt it was high time I.. >>> more

Books RIP

Posted on April 16, 2010

“Books are gone; there won’t be any books in ten years time”. So says my 13 year old niece.

We’d been chatting around the dinner table – her mum, my husband and me – about good books we’d recently read, the type that you just have to.. >>> more

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This is your captain speaking

Posted on August 30, 2018

We were flying Ryanair from Stansted Airport. 



We were.. >>> more

Let the wind blow high, let the wind blow low

Posted on June 27, 2018

I spent last week on the island of Skye. It was lovely, apart from the wind... >>> more

Thirty minus one

Posted on April 29, 2018

Thirty years married. How could it have slipped our.. >>> more