This month I turn 70 and am trying to keep up with developments, despite the total insanity all around me.. I am reminded of Oliver Sach's statement" “The most we can do is to write — intelligently, creatively, evocatively — about what it is like living in the world at this time.”
After a long lock-down, what in the world is going on ?
As C-19 continues to devastate the world, musing. ideas and satire.
Warm, wine, sunny and still experiencing the challenge of COVID-19. Stay well everyone and smile - read the notes here.
Lock-down ending and gardens are growing. Still, the world continues to provide strangeness...
More lock-down time and more peak COVIDIOCY around the world. Keeping an eye on developments.
Housebound, writing focused and looking for light at the end of COVID-TUNNEL, this is a space for insight and humour.
Getting warmer with travel to South Africa and Arizona. But what is happening?
The extremely cold month has gone and now its just very cold. But things are happening...
A new decade, new opportunities and a new year. What wonders will there be?
The last month of an eventual year. What is happening around the world? What differences are being made?
November (aka as the start of winter) is here...but what is happening around the world?
Whatever happened to summer? Back to work, travel and writing.
This could well be summer in Alberta, but I am writing, teaching and reading...but about what?
Alan Bennet, The Queen, Donald Trump, Benjamin Britten, Queen Victoria and others....