Have you ever attended a school reunion? If so, how did it go? If not, why not? Do you prefer showers or baths? What was your first car?
I met a down and out yesterday who said he hadn't had a bite in three days. So I bit him..... Yes we all have heard a variation of that joke somewhere along the way and it is still terrible. If there is a link between Zombies, Vampires and Werewolves it is that they … Continue reading Wolfsbane.
Sunday the 12th of November marked the getaway part of my ten day break from work and my destination was the small Yorkshire town of Holmfirth, which is just on the outskirts of the Yorkshire Pennines and it an interesting mix of old brickwork buildings and more modern redevelopments. Knowing that I was going to … Continue reading The Summer Wino Tour: Part One
Would you prefer a reading nook or an art, craft, photography studio? Well since I have a nice chair and comfy bed to read in I don't require a Nook. Not really an arts and crafts man, but a writing study cum music room would be welcome where I could get lost … Continue reading Share Your World 27th November 2017
For my pals on the other side of the pond.
Wednesday Everything has stopped for Xmas. Xmas day and boxing day went well. Annie has invited me to an awards ceremony at the pub Friday evening. Spend the day looking at the rushes. Annie is still a bit pissed off that I used her field trip as a basis for the student and teacher to … Continue reading The End of the Year Award
Daily Prompt: Mercy One of my favourite alto saxophone players was Julian "Cannonball" Adderlay, who was a played the alto with a robust soulful tone. Over his recording career he recorded with some of the giants of the modern Jazz scene including Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Art Blakey and Joseph Zawinul. One his most famous … Continue reading The Quality of Mercy
Daily Prompt: Atmospheric One of the most successful elements of classic Doctor Who was the atmospheric sound effects which were provided by the BBC's Radiophonic Workshop, which was a very experimental unit for electronic music and special sounds. Mostly the sound effects on the show were done by Brian Hodgeson during the sixties and early … Continue reading Soundscape