You have to take sides once and a while. The fence is too narrow to sit on for too long. I mean, when you know you are right can you just stay silent or should you step up to the plate and digress. Anyway, wooden fences can give you splinters up the arse. Come hail … Continue reading Hail, sleet or snow
First thing this morning as I was heading down the small road that leads to the turn off on the main road as I was leaving for work I started to notice a metal grating sound coming from under the car. When I got out and looked underneath, I saw that the exhaust was hanging … Continue reading Broken but not stirred
The drudgery of work. The time spent somewhere you would rather not be. Life is short. Life is certainly too short to spend away from your family in a job that is slowly chipping away at your inner soul. Don't get me wrong, I have a job that has substance, that has some reward, but … Continue reading A day and some way out
An attempt to start the week on a positive note was made. Monday blues begone. I won't be needing you today or for the rest of the week either. Well, that's what I thought anyway. But here I am, several hours into my day, sat at my desk and feeling for a lack of a … Continue reading The nature of the beast
Burkina Faso. God I love how saying that rolls off the tongue. Burkina Faso, Burkina Faso, Burkina Faso. Saying it quicker is even better. I've never met anyone from there, but if they are even half as nice as the name they have for their country, then I am in for a treat.
They are what they are. The start of a brand new week. Psychologically they should be used to wipe the slate clean and start again. I mean, if you tell yourself everything will be good over and over, surely that means you give yourself a fighting chance that it will. Right? My 40-minute drive to … Continue reading Mondays in hindsight
One good thing to make you less focused on your self is an infant. It's like living with someone constantly drunk with a dash of high. My God, my life is tossed and turned every which way by this three year old demon on wheels. But, hey it can be quiet funny too. Respect to … Continue reading Looney infant
Monday morning and the dawn has not yet arrived. Its dark and cold outside but the possibilities are endless. I decide to take this week and begin it in a positive way. Something good is around every corner and I will be fine .Such is the mantra I choose for this week that lies ahead. … Continue reading Monday Monday