Tag Archives: Shakespeare

On the House

Part 1 of some Sunday fiction for you, from my alternative version of Doncaster “You’re a right arrogant cuss, Gary Sanders, coming in ‘ere, throwing your money about like there’s no tomorrow,” the landlord said. “Which there may not be, … Continue reading

Posted in Story time, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Like Shakespeare to Horses: a Poetic Blog

I’m not going to talk about the referendum any more, save to say I’m very glad I’d arranged to walk the “Ted Hughes Trail” with author Linda Jones on Friday. The exercise, scenery, and company helped divert, and relax me. … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Travels with a Tomato: the London Edition

This the start of an occasional series about my travels with a tomato. I tell you this in case you’re either 1) the sort who skips titles, and heads straight to the blog, or 2) for some reason, you don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Art, photography, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Winging It: Shakespeare, Cancer, & Me

“Billy said it better.” – “The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window”, Lorraine Hainsbury … but Billy’s not here, having shuffled off this mortal coil 400 years ago on Saturday (23 April), on the same date as his birth, 53 years … Continue reading

Posted in Bipolar, Cancer, Holiday!, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments