Last 30 posts
- Short-term memory
- Departure and diagnoses
- Making waves
- Help the ageing
- Close shave
- Frost and vapour
- Mrs Parker?
- Excitement… and anxiety?
- Absences noted
- Message from Naomi
- Subdued celebrations in Suburbia Somnolenta
- News from two cousins
- Early rain, early collection
- End of a long term
- Scarlett scowling in the rain
- Conversation: Scarlett and Max
- Ojays on Maldis Street
- Other Boy in yellow
- Cold feet and Christmas lights
- Christmas essentials
- Partner in Zero
- Kulak, Compass, Okra
- Wormwood, Ojay, Kellner
- Pavane, Fern, Kulak, Oldgreen
- Happy mother, happy child
- Local illuminations
- Too much too soon, again?
- Wet and dry
- More unidentified passengers
Tag Archives: November
Sunday 25 November 2012 Mrs LT is telling me about how her fourteen-year-old daughter was dressed for a recent night out — her outfit featured high heels, eyelashes you could do a ski-jump down, and lots of make-up. There are … Continue reading
Friday 23 November 2012 After a wet night, the day starts cold and clear. Then the sun comes out. Mid-morning I go shopping at TeraGroce. In the late morning school-run, a grey Okra estate parks alongside Vinnie’s short hedge; and … Continue reading
Thursday 22 November 2012 Just before 08:37 I see that Scarlett has parked at the kerb alongside number 33. After she has disappeared through the middle entrance of the school, the Kulaks’ car drives slowly past number 35 and parks … Continue reading
Wednesday 21 November 2012 In the late morning school-run, Mrs Fern’s green Ultra mounts the kerb just past Vinnie’s garden-gates, and parks half-way onto the kerb alongside the lower part of Vinnie’s short hedge. Mrs Cantor’s little black hatchback parks … Continue reading
Tuesday 20 November 2012 On returning from shopping at AltGroce, I find what looks like a sheet of paper lying on the front side lawn. It turns out to be an A4 sheet, with a strip of paper stapled to … Continue reading
Monday 19 November 2012 In the late morning school-run, the Kulaks’ car parks alongside number 35. I haven’t seen that car for ages. Max Kulak gets out, crosses towards the Efords’ drive, and descends to the middle entrance of the … Continue reading
Saturday 17 November 2012 This morning, I find that Mr Jebec’s old car has returned to its accustomed spot, and the “replacement car” has vanished.
Friday 16 November 2012 After he has for some while apparently managed without a car, Mr Jebec is now back on the road. The car he is driving is of the same make as the old one, but is more … Continue reading
Wednesday 14 November 2012 From about 20:30 to 21:00, there is a firework display emanating probably from the garden of a house about a quarter of a mile to the south-west of where I live.