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"What many another man would do, had he the opportunity"

The Vicar of Windsor had some Christmas thoughts for his flock, while his assistant had volunteered as an army chaplain.

Dear Friends

Before you read these words, Mr Streeten will have resigned his post on our clerical staff. 269 more words

Life On The Home Front

Portland, Maine, USA

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These photos are from a walk in Portland, ME, one day before we took the ferry to… 115 more words


The world's most famous guitars - iconic axes with pet names

Legendary players often have their long-time favourite guitar – the one they used on all the famous stages and recordings. These trusty instruments can develop fame all of their own. 933 more words

Guitar News, Views And Discussion.

Longer, slower and better

Over the last few months, I’ve been spending more time on Instagram than Facebook, which used to be the main social media platform that I hung out on. 1,032 more words



It just occurred to me that I’ve been approaching my Ten collection in the wrong manner. The Tens were initially started as an attempt to fossilise time, to collect bits and pieces of memorabilia – the souvenirs of life – in preparation for when my kitties shuffle off the mortal coil. 306 more words

O Life

Indoor Walking Exercise Video

I’ve been using one of those fitness trackers in the form of a wrist band for a few weeks now. For the pedometer function, my target number of steps is now 15000. 237 more words


"Ten." (30 Oct 2016)

Quiet Sunday afternoon.

Blackie snoozes on dining bench in a curious fashion. His sable velvet body is perched on a pile of rugs on the bench, but his head lolls off the pile and rests directly on the bench, a few centimetres below the rest of his body. 198 more words