Monthly Archives: June 2017

Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge 23/6/17

I have been waiting to share this photograph. Taken a couple of months ago, not far from Cromer, I was on a geography field trip.  It was one of those – let’s see what happens photographs. For other takes on this week’s challenge: click here

June 23

No time to stand and stare

I read on my WordPress friend, Colonialist’s  blog that his local independent bookshop – by all accounts a vibrant place – is closing. (Read article here.) This saddens me. I do not like to see a closed bookshop. It makes me feel I am having a conversation with Susan of Narnia fame, who grew up […]

Ear worm update

I would like to report my delight at discovering  my Prisoner loving earworm has packed its bags and moved out.  I would like to.  I can’t.  For while the new incumbent might not play accompanying video; it’s just as bizarre in its choice of playlist. You see the earworm’s fixated on  “I want to go […]

50 before 50: #26 – Chelmsford 

Father’s Day today saw us travel to Chelmsford. Coming from the restaurant after a fab meal – thanks Turtle Bay for the Gluten Free and Vegan options* – I saw this. Apropos  for a blog post, don’t you think? * I’m not vegan, I’m lactose intolerant.

I am not a number…

My Earworm has – even for an earworm – a strange taste in music.  He likes big numbers with lots of instruments playing all at once. In the past he’s featured Les Mis, La Cage aux Folles, and War of the Worlds. In quieter moments he’s been known to do a medley of Gilbert and […]

Byrd Speaks

Fellow KGHH author  C.A (Christine) Ardron has been put forward for the Sunshine Blogger Award by Debbie. A cunning little wheeze in which a single character from a book has to answer  questions on their author. At the end of the interview (which you can read here) she nominated me. (Cheers! Thanks! This is harder […]

June 17

Weekly Photo Challenge: Focus/Out Of Focus

Sometimes something catches your eye and you just have to snap it. Sometimes you get the effect you want. Sometimes you don’t, and sometimes you have serendipity. This was my moment of serendipity. Taken in Harlow Town Park last Sunday, I wanted to capture the little red plant hiding in the grass. I had no […]