Tag Archives: dessert

Protected: A Community of Walkers

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

Advertisements
Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

March

     March Storm.  On a recent morning walk, a passenger jet prepared to land on my head. It didn’t. And it wasn’t. It was only the wild wild wind thrashing the trees– spraying the raindrops into showers of rainbows … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Keeping A Journal

Me: [Ending a telephone conversation]: It will be so good to see you.  I thought I’d make fish pie.” Prospective visitor: “Yes.  You made that the last time we came.” Me: I did? PV: Uh-huh. It was good. (vaguely) It … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Steinbeck House

How many of you retired folk wake up one morning  and say, “I think I’ll buy me an old house, turn it into a restaurant, and get it registered as literary landmark”? Not your ordinary retirement activity, is it? Not quite … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Apples — Part One

With many thanks to Helmut and Christel for sharing this information.  What’s the connection between apples and your local Council? Plenty, if you happen to live in Rheinstetten, Germany.  Our friend Helmut has a buddy-buddy relationship with his town council … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Community of Dog Walkers

             In a country where prevention of cruelty to animals gets Royal blessing (RSPCA) and the same for children only gets national blessing (NSPCC) I guess it’s not surprising that my articulately crafted, brilliantly witty poem against … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment