Stinky Sheep

Stinky Sheep

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Wishing everyone a happy Easter and Passover. Spring seems to have arrived, certainly in our part of the world. The smell …

A Proper Mystery

A Proper Mystery

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I love a proper mystery. I’m talking about films like ‘The Thirty Nine Steps’ that keep you on the edge of …

Gargoyle

Gargoyle

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Here’s a photograph of myself with a Gargoyle. It was taken recently in the delightful Shropshire town of Ludlow. We visited …

Birds

Birds

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I’ve never taken much notice of our feathered friends apart from the odd budgie we’ve owned. As for birds of the …

My Many Faces

My Many Faces

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Art is always something I’ve had an interest in. Particularly faces. Why portraits? I have no idea. Something to do with …

Armando The Million Pound Pigeon

Armando The Million Pound Pigeon

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One of the stranger items of news I heard this week was that someone paid a million pounds for a pigeon! …

Close Shave

Close Shave

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Well that was a close shave! Quite literally, straight over the top of my head and that was that! Over on …

The Secret Scribbler

The Secret Scribbler

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Over the past eighteen months or so, I noticed a change was coming. Not in me, but with my wife. It …

We Have A Poorly Cuckoo

We Have A Poorly Cuckoo

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We have a poorly Cuckoo or rather a Cuckoo clock that seems as though it’s lost its way. It’s been in …

Have You Got Your Bourdaloue?

Have You Got Your Bourdaloue?

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Have you got your Bourdaloue? Back in the 18th century, if you were a lady and wore one of those huge …

Where does it go?

Where does it go?

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Where does it go? I’m talking about time and my journey through it. Time is a man-made affair which has been …

I Did Something Different Today

I Did Something Different Today

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I did something different today. I bowled them over and had such a good time. I’m talking tenpin bowling, something I …

Raining In My Heart

Raining In My Heart

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Raining in my heart is a song by the late great Buddy Holly. It’s also the very first song I remember …

Where The Heck Are You Supposed To Put This Trophy?

Where The Heck Are You Supposed To Put This Trophy?

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What are you supposed to do with the ‘Sports Personality of The Year’ trophy? Look at the size of the thing. …

Mental Block

Mental Block

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I’ve had a mental block regarding blogging just lately. It’s nothing unusual, it happens lots of times to lots of bloggers. …

I Wasn’t Expecting This

I Wasn’t Expecting This

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I wasn’t expecting this. A day out with the family that I’d been looking forward to for some time, the Ludlow …