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: October
Wednesday 31 October 2012 This morning, again, the Explorer and Mr CH set off from home without Mrs CH. Occasionally, relatives of the CH family come to visit, in their foreign-registered car. Towards 16:20 today, I see that car parked … Continue reading
Tuesday 30 October 2012 While packing the car, I see Charlie but don’t speak with him. I don’t see any other of the CJs during this stay at Peakville. After lunch, through the kitchen window I see the Pigeon Lad … Continue reading
Monday 29 October 2012 On the way back from AltGroce, I visit cousin Naomi. During a phone call a few days ago, she has told me about a problem with her new TV and DVD player. I make sure that … Continue reading
Sunday 28 October 2012 I tell Mrs Scalene about the possible feminist subtext to Andy Pandy, and I meet Luca’s carer whom I think I have been confusing with his mother. Luca is drinking from a sippy cup. In conversation, … Continue reading
Sunday 21 October 2012 I chat with Mrs England, who is involved with XYZ pre-school. She has twins aged 9 (a boy and a girl), and a son aged 4. She reckons that there is too much pressure and competition … Continue reading
Saturday 20 October 2012 Today, eight of us go for a walk in the countryside near Celtic Cross. Mr VM can’t join us — he is abroad on business.
Saturday 13 October 2012 At about 05:20, Sirius and Orion are again visible. It is a cold and clear morning.
Friday 12 October 2012 At 07:00, lights are on in the upper storey of the school, brighter than yesterday morning. Shortly before 08:30, a little black 5-door hatchback is parked alongside the Old Man’s front lawn, to the right of … Continue reading
Thursday 11 October 2012 At about 07:50 the grey Bonsai parks below the sapling, part-way onto the pavement. It is after 08:25 when the black Honda parks alongside the Efords’ house. The male driver gets out shortly after 08:30. He … Continue reading