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When Grief Becomes Too Great, I Switch On The Light

When Grief Becomes Too Great, I Switch On The Light Grief’s a funny thing.  I know it’s not something normally associated with comedy, although I do remember once bursting out …

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Valentine’s Day? I’d Rather Persecute Some Christians

Valentine’s Day? I’d rather persecute some Christians. Okay, so I’m not serious about the persecuting Christians myself, but apparently, historically this was quite a popular pastime that a lot of …

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#Me, Too? No, Sorry – Count Me Out!

#Me, too? No, Sorry Count Me Out Controversially, I must be the luckiest woman in the world, or incredibly repulsive because I have never been sexually harassed. And before you …

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Don’t Call Me – The User’s Guide To Call Centres.

Don’t Call Me – The User’s Guide to Call Centres I’ve mellowed. I really have. I find myself cooing over pictures of puppies and kittens on social media and occasionally, …

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It’s Better To Travel Hopefully – Particularly Where Trains Are Involved!

It’s Better to Travel Hopefully …. Particularly When Trains Are Involved! Anyone who knows me – and just over eleven thousand of you do if you check out my Twitter …

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Home for Christmas

Home For Christmas ‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year!’ The music enveloped her briefly and she hummed a few bars of the festive tune before turning her attention …

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Of course Seasonally Affected Disorder Exists – It’s Winter, and I’m miserable.

Of course Seasonally Affected Disorder Exists – It’s Winter, and I’m miserable.   Regular tweeters who spot me on social media will know that come the winter months, there’s nothing …

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I’m Moving -It’s a Pity My Estate Agent Is Standing Still

I’m Moving – It’s a pity my Estate Agent is Standing Still!   I’m Moving! Get up off the floor – I do occasionally stretch languidly from my generally inactive …

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If Spice Is The Variety Of Life, Why Are So Many Homeless People Dying After Using It?

If Spice Is The Variety Of Life, Why Are So Many Homeless People Dying After Using It? I’ve never taken drugs… Well, unless you count popping a couple of paracetamol …

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When A BroadSheet Made Me Cry

When a Broadsheet Made Me Cry It’s not often that a newspaper can make me cry. Call me a hardnosed cow or whatever, but no, the journalistic standards of most …

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