Monthly Archive: April 2014

Writing in splendid isolation

Posted on April 07, 2014

My study looks out on to a field. Last year the field was full of vivid yellow rape seed flowers. This year it’s full of diggers. 


Like much of rural England, it’s having a Nick Boles 'houses are better than green fields' makeover. And.. >>> more

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Dodging Divorce Monday

Posted on January 07, 2019

Today is Divorce Monday I tell my husband.

“What does that mean?” he.. >>> more

The five star rating that left me cold

Posted on December 30, 2018

Do you give your departing house guests a rating on a scale of one to five? I.. >>> more

This is your captain speaking

Posted on August 30, 2018

We were flying Ryanair from Stansted Airport. 



We were.. >>> more