Category Archives: Life

All by accident (5)

I thought I might finish this in the previous post, but there’s still a ways (as a Canadian friend of mine used to say) to go. If I’d really tried, I might have been able to say it all in … Continue reading

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All by accident (4)

This account is coming near the end now. I hadn’t intended it to be so long-drawn-out, but these things seem to take as long as they take. That’s one of the blessings of a blog: that you can write as … Continue reading

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All by accident (3)

I hadn’t intended to write as much as this about a relatively minor injury and its aftermath, but the story seems to want to go on being told. So, if you’re still with me, here is instalment no.3, my 101th … Continue reading

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All by accident (2)

When I started writing about The Accident in the previous post I hadn’t intended to recount it all in such detail, but with any traumatic event – and by my standards this was fairly traumatic – there often seems to … Continue reading

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All by accident

In March, when I published my post about my cat Koala, I thought I was properly back into blogging.  I started drafting another post, about getting ideas for writing again, but then life started happening. With some other people, I’ve … Continue reading

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The cat’s whiskers

I don’t think I’ve mentioned here, though it will be no surprise to my Facebook friends, that since July last year I’ve been sharing my home with a cat. So what? you may ask. An awful lot of people do. … Continue reading

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Facing it

Nearly everyone is addicted to something, and probably more than one thing, whether it’s tea or chocolate or cigarettes or booze or crossword puzzles or The Archers or running five miles a day. Or of course the Internet in all … Continue reading

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