Category Archives: Family

Live here, Live now.

“Whatever the past was, it’s gone. You cannot change the past so you must change your attitude to the present” – Anon. I know it’s hard to resist dwelling on the past. I am tempted at times to dwell on … Continue reading

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Fathers Day? Bah! Humbug!

Last Sunday was Father’s Day when one’s children pay show respect to their Dad; usually by a personal visit and sending a sloppy card to “The Worlds Best Dad” or something along those lines. I did not get a visitation, … Continue reading

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Homes for Sale?

When I see a sign like this on a new building site it makes me both mad and sad at the same time. I stop and look at these featureless buildings. They are not homes, at least not yet; but … Continue reading

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To exist, or not to exist . . . . .

. . . . . that is the question. Now here is a conundrum to tax your brains. Just suppose I was to build a fully functional, working time-travel machine (I know it’s possible cos I’ve seen one in action … Continue reading

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Sepia Saturday

This weeks picture is of my mother and father on their wedding day in 1936. This is the only photograph that was taken on that momentous occasion, it was snapped by the best man as they walked away after the … Continue reading

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Sepia Saturday

This weeks picture is of my mother when she was 20. She had three sisters and a brother, and my grandma always arranged for each one to go to a studio when they reached 21 or nearly, to have a … Continue reading

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