Why a web site?

A place for enthusiasms, in a similar way to my too often reading out to the family bits from what I am reading , presupposing they are a) interested and b) not doing anything too important to be interrupted. This way, lots of such reading outs can happen quietly, available more conveniently than when I burst out with one of them to whoever is near.

Here's a recent shot of work-in-progress at my allotment known as Alice  and an update link to some photos on Flickr,  (interspersed with a few ...  [read more]

My allotment

September 17, 2013
Last Sunday, 15 September 2013, I met Melvyn the Secretary and joined the Alsager Gardens Association so that he could allocate me an allotment on ...  [read more]

The Secret Agent

February 7, 2013
The work chosen from the first decade of the 20th Century by my Wednesday history & literature group this 'semester' was The Secret Agent by Joseph ...  [read more]

Back

January 17, 2013
Too tired tonight to say much but after nearly eight months of no posts here at all it struck me as time to at least ...  [read more]

Gatsby curtains

May 27, 2012
Apart from my virtually total recall of every scene and piece of dialogue from the whole of The Outlaw Josey Wales, there are many other ...  [read more]

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