Monthly Archives: January 2015

Two Old Ladies…

…overheard in town: ‘These new knickers feel nice!’ ‘Ooh, lovely!’

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Don’t Despair

Rejections are a soul-destroying business, but it’s not always your fault. I’ve just learned that Graham Greene only came second when he entered a “Write Like Graham Greene” competition under a pseudonym. This in turn reminded me of an experiment … Continue reading

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Last New Year Story

I went to my local library when it re-opened after the Christmas and New Year revelries, and one particular book caught my eye. In the Health section, either by accident or witty design, someone had placed in a prominent position … Continue reading

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Old New Year

I was thinking about yesterday’s haiku by Issa, where he says it’s New Year and everything is in blossom. I originally thought it was a bit of poetic licence – after all, things generally don’t blossom at the start of … Continue reading

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Haiku

New Year’s Day – Everything is in blossom! I feel about average Issa                       A Happy New Year to all!    

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