Eine kleine Nacht-Wandering

I was never afraid to go for a walk at night when I was a kid. Sometimes I’d take an old kerosene lantern, but if the moon was up, and it wasn’t too late, off I’d go into the darkness to have adventures. 397 more words

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Heroes and Villains

In most superhero movies once the hero has moved beyond the second, or sometimes third film in the franchise, he, (it’s almost invariably a ‘he’ 282 more words

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Menstruation Blues

This morning I was sitting up in bed with a pot of tea and a hot water bottle, because I’m menstruating, for the first time in five years. 299 more words

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Left Behind

… continuing with the theme of my last post … from a certain point of view. (to quote Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi)

Every now and then our local library has a book sale to get rid of old, and probably not-very-popular, stock. 158 more words

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Communiqué from Coco, the Community Cat

I is being watching the snow go from this …

… to this

… to this …

… Now, is mah job …

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For the newcomers to my blog, ( 242 more words

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Let’s Try This Again ... Going, Going ...

It seems my ‘chitis likes it here on Widder Island. I’m on my third week of antibiotics and I feel crappy, and if La La Land wins Best Picture, I’ll feel even worse. 89 more words

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The Snows of Widder Island

It snowed for five days …

Our front yard looked like this …

… and this …

Neighbours pitched in to clear driveways, and cars, and a way out to the main road … 82 more words

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