August 2011

TTFN (30 August 2011)

As the 'oosbind and dawter watch Komodo dragons eat their way through a dying water buffalo it's time for an update. The cellar is full of unwanted kitchen equipment, plates, bowls, tureens, sieves, knives, forks, big spoons, little spoons and...

The Big Clean up (23 August 2011)

Boxes boxes everywhere and ne're an inch to think. The trilling of the dawn chorus - ooh! I'd forgotten how loud it is here in East Sussex. After three moves we're nearly out. I've still got my duvet, bathroom pots...

Another suitcase another hall..... (20 August 2011)

The television has gone from the corner of the sitting room. The rug, the pictures, the clock, the big table, the armchair, the cushions, the colour, the mirrors, the atmosphere. The room is very big and beige. So big that...

As one door closes.... (16 August 2011)

The bedroom has three red cases full of tops and t-shirts. A black suitcase full of bathroom bottles and a huge hockey bag filled with towels and bath mats, pillow cases and fitted sheets. The little angel that hung on...

Rhyme nor reason. (11 August 2011)

Worra time of it. A moving of the clothes A moving of the clothes A moving of the clothes Oh! A moving of the clothes... I've been listening to Steel Eye Span!!!! For the last eight days I have been...

Pigeon Toes ( 1 August 2011)

Gods Gift drove us to a 70th birthday do at THE GROVE in Watford. Imagine twenty very noisy friends and family. Imagine a dining hall full of tables with the same. Imagine people who like to eat seated round those...

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