‘My Cabbages!’

I believe in taking pride in the small achievements throughout your life, balancing them with larger milestones in an attempt to maintain a good perspective on things. It is, for example, sort-of okay that I struggled to chisel myself out of bed today and then completely failed to do the washing-up, because I have managed […]

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The cold.

The weather has been fine lately. Even the rain feels better, I think; summer rain was oddly stifling, but this autumn rain is clean and cold. When the weather is dry and bright it is marvellous. I won’t bore you with the usual description of leaves and skies and colours and scents; it is enough […]

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