A Country Weekend Achievement List…

It’s always lovely to take time away from the Big Smoke and find yourself somewhere that is pretty much 50% green and 50% blue… not London’s 50% grey, 50% other. The air is thick and sweet with the smell of summer pollen, a lovely change from the cocktail of cigarette smoke and exhaust fumes. Whilst…

Pixel Painting

Sometimes, there are moments when we realise we like to be in control, that we like things neat, straight, oh, and colour, no matter how straight you are, we can all love colour… Pixel Paintings Collection. Acrylic on Canvas. 120cm x 80cm Intended image by artist, unintended images for viewers.

‘A Great and Terrible Beauty’… and what women want…

When a book is so good, there is not the need to write reams about its accomplishment; a review could never recreate the beauty of a wonderful read, it must only be read itself. I was offered this book, A Great and Terrible Beauty, by Libba Bray, as a ‘you must read this, it’s great… honest’ recommendation…

England… A Country I’d Marry.

As an English person, I have, as do most of my compatriots, a constant radar tracked on the weather. If I am not rejoicing at a sudden spell of sunshine then I’m complaining about it raining at the worst moment… like when it is imperative that you look your most brilliant but then find that…

A Rhyme for Rain

Water, water, coming down And drenching all my city, You swallow every surface dull, My face too, more’s the pity.