Autumn Sun

Looking out through French doors leading from chez Strachan’s dining room to the rear garden, low autumnal solar rays highlight unsightly grime upon the glasswork. Muck consequential of recent West Yorkshire precipitation…… Looks like we’ll witness the windolene, a cloth and chamois leather later today. Thankfully, though, the rain residue isn’t bad enough to deprive…

Captain’s Log – Star date 28.9.20

Planet COVID- This turbulent odyssey continues. Now into our seventh month in this stark part of the universal’s domain, a second rise in coronavirus cases means Bones is working 39 hours a day, or at least that’s what he’s claiming on his overtime form. After displaying COVID symptoms, Spock binge watches US drama Desperate Housewives…

Book Biographies 2

I’m taking a lazy option when it comes to today’s blogging process. Instead of my usual 500 minimum narrative, yours truly intends to share a selection of parody biographical data which form part of books printed and published on my behalf by blookup.com. These predominantly fictional vignettes written with a view of augmenting the clambake’s…

Business

I’ve just returned from a morning walk with my canine buddy Coco. A meander with the obligatory aimless wandering, inquisitive sniffing, the marking of territory with four pees and a sign off poop….. And that was just me! Seriously, though, witnessing the sheer glee on my labrador chum’s endearing facade, while zig zagging across the…

A Night To Remember

Yesterday evening was Zoom quiz night with six buddies from Gateshead. Three hours with a prevailing landscape awash with an esprit raising amalgam of general knowledge enquiries, live acoustic music and whimsical banter. Among the questions were rounds testing participants UK travel corridor awareness, 1970’s glam rock knowledge, movie familiarity and an innovate inquisition from…