Whining about Wine – oh, the wit!

January 12, 2015


I’ve spent some time trying to think of witty, inspiring (scrap that, I’m not sure I’m a natural inspirererrer….) comical, punchy and perhaps intellectual things to blog about but either I really have no free time or my ideas bank is running about as low as the government coffers.  (Tick for comical and intellectual.) I […]

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I’m too busy to stop….

October 7, 2012


OK, so I haven’t written a blog in a while.  Looking back over my wordpress account I see that I have started a lot of them – things to do with the bankers, the economy in general, what I thought to 50 shades of nonsense (which I am still tempted to complete) but I realise […]

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Things for 2012….

January 17, 2012


Last year my one resolution was to buy a house, and I listed all the ways I intended to accomplish this.  I didn’t really follow through with any of them but I did succeed in purchasing said abode.  This year, my resolution remains the same – purchase second house.  Not another house in addition to […]

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A Piece Of Peo-try.

December 31, 2011


FUTILE. I sat last night in silence, Holding my head in my hands. I tried to pour my pain into them, Like liquid gold or molten ash. I wanted my feelings to gently seep As little bubbles of hot wax, Lingering slightly, pausing And moulding into a heavyweight. My irrefutable anguish plunge And drop silently […]

Posted in: Literary Gold

Back in my day….

December 8, 2011


Christmas, is nearly upon us.  This means that the shops are full of treats to make you hyperactive, gift sets that nobody is ever really that thankful for, awful christmas music and queues.  The television is full (if that is the right noun) of amusing, endearing and cheesy adverts and ones aimed at captivating small […]

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On A Different Note….

December 4, 2011


Whilst I am enjoying the healthy debate created by my last blog post, I thought I’d take a moment to share with you all one of my most favourite poems ever. Because I liked you better Than suits a man to say It irked you, and I promised To throw the thought away. To put […]

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I’m sorry, did somebody say Strike?

November 30, 2011


Today, many thousands of people in public sector occupations went out on strike; most notably those in the healthcare and teaching professions.  As many of you probably and correctly suspect – I have an issue with this. I don’t really care about the masses of disruption the action has caused today with people who work […]