Category Archives: miscellaneous

A Backward Step (again)

‘It’s the heat’, she said. ‘It’s affecting everybody’. Yeah right, the lad 2 people in front of me lost six pounds, and the lady directly in front lost a pound. Not so with me, one and a half on. Oh … Continue reading

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The Puzzle of Order

Jumbled thoughts, a confused mind, Screams for order. Pieced together, nothing fits, Chaos rules in my head. Jagged edges, colours clash, Twists and turns to match, Gaps narrow, shapes form, Error somewhere, regroup. Straight lines, curves and faces, Swim in … Continue reading

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Utter bliss, even if it does hurt!

Part of my disrupted sleep last night was due to pain either in my knee or my foot. The knee thing is to be expected after I damaged the meniscus stepping off a high pavement just over a year ago. … Continue reading

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Recurring thoughts inside my head, Extracting me from peaceful sleep: Silence abounds, all is still, Time ticks slowly on. Light dawns, raising me from my bed Exhausted, pulled from slumber deep, Swallow a single magical pill, Sleep may eventually come.

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Anger Rising

Heads will roll, and people want justice after the Grenfell Fire. (link) My Opinion on reading a headline saying the residents did not want a sprinkler system installed in the building: How dare some council tosser pass the buck like … Continue reading

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Stepping out

Today’s shopping spree saw me almost getting my shoes for the wedding too. A long time ago, like the 1970s when platforms were all the rage, I had a smashing pair of strappy blue sandals which were so comfortable, I … Continue reading

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Handbags by Ford

My handbag is falling apart, mind you, it is the only one I have and I’ve used it every day for over three years. It has handles and an over-the-shoulder strap and the design is such that it has a … Continue reading

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