Last 30 posts
- A lost fragment retrieved
- A trace of moisture
- Tanbrit tattoo
- Reviewing the situation
- Return of Grandma Vest
- Conversation, 1970s
- Blue car, black car, Big Star
- Pegasus trio, Orla’s Trio, Sandbank Shoals trio
- The putative Peppercorn
- Master Mustard makes a mess
- Young lady, don’t walk backwards!
- Pointer, PP, Vest
- Making sense of myth and music
- Segmented umbrellas
- Belle calls Blanche back
- Mrs Zebex in a hurry
- Conversation, 1990s
- Mini and Ultra
- Uninspired, stressed and tired
- Motley Maxi
- Of Ojays and others
- Doctors and tenants
- Embarrassing dinosaur
- Cheerful shopper
- Mustard and Wobbly
- No sign of the District Nurse
- Cultural, medical, political
- Mystified by Mrs PP
- Blanche Pepper’s tantrum, Thomas Tanbrit’s tears
Tag Archives: April
Jessica Charlotte George 2011 — 2018 R.I.P.
Saturday 20 April 2013 Before 07:00, while packing the car, I see Mr & Mrs CJ on their back garden, hanging out washing. We talk briefly. Their daughter Della is away for the weekend, and so Charlie and Karl are … Continue reading
Friday 19 April 2013 Not long after 16:00 I drive to cousin Naomi’s house, and start sawing up the lopped-off section of tree that has fallen onto her front garden. While I am working, I hear (but cannot see) two … Continue reading
Friday 19 April 2013 At 07:24, the minibus arrives to pick up Master Kaufman.
Thursday 18 April 2013 At 05:40 it is even windier than it was yesterday evening. The national and regional weather forecasts on TV predict a windy day.
Wednesday 17 April 2013 At 05:50 or so, there are little grey clouds beyond the far side of Acacia Grove, their undersides reflecting pink light from the sun which is still below the horizon.
Tuesday 16 April 2013 Shortly after 04:00, the upper storey of the school is still faintly illuminated as per yesterday evening.
Monday 15 April 2013 Esmé’s car descends Acacia Grove on the wrong side of the road, briefly parks by the right-hand side of the Old Man’s front lawn, then moves to park at the kerb alongside Vinnie’s short hedge and … Continue reading
Sunday 14 April 2013 At 10:05, from my bedroom, I see Mr CJ outside his garden shed with the CJs’ new dog Amos. To judge by the amount of tail-wagging, Amos is very happy in his new home. After a … Continue reading
Saturday 13 April 2013 The pothole alongside the first pillar of the CJs’ fence is now big and deep. Next to it, by the right-hand side of the Old Man’s front lawn, is a bigger, shallower, two-part pothole.