Answer the questions, either in the comments or in a pingback. Today's brainteasers: How often do you people watch? If all jobs had the same pay and hours, what job would you like to have? What is something you will NEVER do again? My answers As I said to big Hannah, on what I … Continue reading The Sandman’s Q and A
It didn't last. They never do for me. This time I thought I'd actually won but Lady Luck said "no". The lovely Rachael is no longer in my life and rather than have the guts to tell me this, she's simply not spoken or returned any messages. We'd pretty much been talking everyday on Skype … Continue reading Shrewsbury Town Blues
11th January Been out of commission for a few days having pulled a muscle, or something, in my back and spent the last couple of days in pain lying on my bed. At Annie's advice I have had Sal come around and work her backcracking magic which eased the pain a bit. Had regular updates … Continue reading Flatline
There is one particular Pub Trend which really grindes my gears. No, it's not Pubs with playareas for Children (though as a single childless chap I can't say they are high up in my Pub favourites) which might surprise my readers. Nor is it Clicky Hipster bars, (though I tend to frequent bars where the … Continue reading What a Carve Up!
Arthur leaned back in the large office chair and let his arms flop by his sides, there's nothing like looking overly relaxed to put your quarry off kilter. Especially when it was her office chair. Miss Sevenpenny was musing her way through the documents scattered on the desk. Miss Petterington stood looking nervous as she sipped from … Continue reading Please Don’t Feed the Animals
The Brewer smiled as he approached the Mashtun and turned to address the small group. "Currently in preparation is our monthly special, which because it is May, will be a dark Mild with a twist. We have added American hops to the recipe." He explained. "Why is that?" Asked the bearded member of the group. … Continue reading Couldn’t Organise One in A Brewery.
Do you prefer a bath or shower? I am very much a shower person; quicker, cleaner and more hygienic. What do you do to make a living or during the day? If you are retired what mostly occupies your day? Or if you are a student what are you studying? I run the bar in … Continue reading Share Your World 8th January
When I was a wee Sandman in training, one of my hobbies was writing stories and recording audio plays with a friend of mine whom I shall refer to as Barb. A mutual interest of fictional world's for us were the world's of Doctor Who and those of the Oliver Twins' computer game series featuring … Continue reading Extended Family
7th January Despite the initial awkwardness yesterday didn't go to badly. The Curator invites me for Sunday dinner. She does roast lamb and very good it, we sit on the sofa and watch some old cowboy movie. I like how it's so old all the good guys wear white hats and all the bad guys … Continue reading Onward and upward
2018 has arrived and it has presented itself to me by giving me the dreaded Lurgy, so spent much of the week talking like Louis Armstrong. Sickness has not limited itself to me, a number of people at work have had it too. Christmas went fairly well. We (Myself, Mum, Dad and Nan) had dinner … Continue reading Change over