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The Play, The Protest and The Song

When my eldest strutted around his primary school hall as Joseph in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in the early nineties, little did I know that one day his passion for acting would become a career. 932 more words


April Recap!

April has been very busy, I almost forget that I went to Shanghai right at the start of the month (it feels so long ago now!). 452 more words

Simone De Beauvoir

The Owl and the Pussycat

The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea

   In a beautiful pea-green boat,

They took some honey, and plenty of money,

   Wrapped up in a five-pound note. 197 more words


ironic uncanniness

Tying together a string of circumstances and assigning it to a teleological act of providence is perhaps bravado for any finite being to claim. Interesting to contemplate nonetheless.  157 more words


The Owl and the Pussy cat 


The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea,

In a disgusting moss green boat,

They took some vodka and plenty of condoms,

Wrapped up in a five pound note. 193 more words



Before you came into my world,
I was in such misery.
I know deep within my heart,
You’re the only love for me.

I’ve regained all my lost strength, 45 more words


A Bat As Bathos, or Remembering that Nonsense Wakes Up The Brain Cells (Quote from Dr. Suess)

As D.H. Lawrence (in ‘White Peacock’) said:

“The lane debouched into a close-bitten field, and out of this empty land the farm rose up with its buildings like a huddle of old, painted vessels floating in still water.”

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