A Bankers Dozen

Have you ever read a story in the news which left you completely at a loss as to which side of the fence to sit…

Bad news day

Last week I made a long over-due visit to a friend’s home, as we were sitting in her kitchen catching up and scolding…

The house ALWAYS wins

The newspapers are always full of tragic tales of woe, describing a cacophony of terrible situations you are just grateful not to be…

Work Experience

This afternoon, as the wind and rain were attempting to break into my home via my double-glazed guard dogs, I was plunged head-first…

It beggars belief

Today, as usual in these times of reverse-prosperity, I braved the biting cold to walk into town so I could save another one…

A city full of festive joy

Ho Ho Ho! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to one and all. And what a noble sentiment that is. Except of…