Tag Archive: random

What’s in a name?

I promised you some light-hearted folly after my rant of last week, and it is this promise that has kept me scarce. The debris of the ranting have, however, now been cleaned up… Continue reading

Thunderstorms and certainties

There is something sensationally magical about a thunderstorm. Sinister almost, secretive, seductive, alluring, capturing my mind and soul in a mesmerising trance in which I remain the willing participant, seeking shelter to keep me safe, yet… Continue reading

It’s October again

My posts have been somewhat gloomy of late, I admit. Not intentionally so, but my mind has been pre-occupied with my heart. It’s not a bad thing, for a little introspection goes a long… Continue reading

Music and memories

    A single chord of a song can bring back a moment in time as if it never ended.   I hear Cher opening ‘Strong Enough’ with ‘I don’t need your sympathy’… Continue reading

kə myóoni káysh’n

If you can’t get a hold of me by calling my mobile, you could text me, leave me a voicemail or call my work number – either my direct or our general line,… Continue reading

Trots (Suid) Afrikaner

One of the fundamental things that you must understand is that I am, by birth and upbringing, Afrikaans. Yes, the last remnants of this British accent I have been accused of having is… Continue reading