John Lennon’s Imagine was the most inspirational song ever! As you know it says that it’s up to each of us to improve the lot of everyone – man and beast – around us, not relying on political or religious mantras, but on our love for each other. Despite extreme Muslims, Christians, Conservatives and Communists, it’s upContinue reading “Imagine”
As a child I remember that August Bank holiday Monday was always marked by dissapointing weather.It invariably rained. Somethings don’t change. Whether the weather be fine Or whether the weather be not, Whether the weather be cold Or whether the weather be hot, We’ll weather the weather Whatever the weather, Whether we like it or not.
Last year was my 60th birthday, and my son organised a trip to the Carnival to celebrate.It’s such a happy place to be. Did this guy poop outside Sergei’s door? So we headed for Sergei Morella’s basement flat in the heart of Carnival territory. Segei is a friend of my son Jonathan’s. He told usContinue reading “Notting Hill Carnival 2011”
Last night we had Verity and Harri sleep over. Since it was only one day after Harri’s birthday we had a “Hello Kitty” birthday theme tea party’ with incidental presents (real Pippa Pigs, and a pink purse). After tea we went for a walk on Back Lane, as far as our neighbour’s horses, and backContinue reading “Older and wiser”
I should have taken a photograph. She’s beautiful, and 30 something. And a wonderful mum. By chance (I think 365 and a quarter to one) she gave birth to her daughter Harriette on the same day that she was born – August 26. Her daughter is now three, and wearing big girl’s knickers.She’s is on the sameContinue reading “Yesterday was my step-daughter’s birthday…”