Category Archives: miscellaneous

I didn’t predict that!

I wrote my last post in the glorious anticipation of having at least four 8:30 – 3:30 days free of next door neighbour noise ahead of me. It didn’t happen and I don’t know when or whether that routine will … Continue reading

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JFDI

I suppose it’s a law of blogging that the longer it is since your last post the more difficult it is to write another. Having composed at least three thousand “not quite witty and erudite enough” pieces in my mind, … Continue reading

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Looking back and forward

I’ve had a bad week health-wise and quite frankly it’s becoming difficult to drag my spirits up off the ground. Maybe I should just leave them there to get acquainted with the ants and worms. Perhaps I’d discover some interesting … Continue reading

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Summer rules

I’m enjoying the drawing course, which is nice because I’m not enjoying much else at the moment. The continuing heat and consequent lack of restful rest has stretched my coping abilities to breaking point. So it’s time to retreat to … Continue reading

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Irony

Looking back to the end of May I see I wrote this: My challenge for June is to drop 4lb in weight on a low-carb diet and to continue with the strategies for rest that I started this month (meditation … Continue reading

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Wednesday

Good news on the car front – the problem is only that some rubber mounting thingys that hold the gear stick in position have perished and need replacing. My neighbour has the matter in hand, though it might take a … Continue reading

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Shame

I was struck yesterday by how embarrassed I felt at having yet another migraine this week. I was tempted to do a quick edit of a draft post and not mention how I was feeling. I decided not to for … Continue reading

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