a good friday walk

Originally posted on Bilberry and Birch:
pussywillow After a succession of sunny days, we had rain this morning, but it brightened up enough this afternoon to tempt me out for a walk. Signs of spring are all around, and the birds are singing madly, providing me with a constant soundtrack. Most of the catkins are…

What he said

Originally posted on Never Knowingly Underwhelmed:
MEAT IS MURDER (WEA) Released: February 11, 1985 Tracklisting: The Headmaster Ritual Rusholme Ruffians I Want The One I Can’t Have What She Said How Soon Is Now? Nowhere Fast Well I Wonder Barbarism Begins At Home Meat Is Murder Recorded: November-December, 1984, Amazon Studios, Liverpool and Ridge Farm,…

Birdie – Folk Singer

Originally posted on Into the Popvoid:
Now we’re more than halfway through winter, it’s perfectly alright to start looking forward to lazy hot summer afternoons spent lying somewhere grassy with a few ciders, watching people more attractive than you over the top of your sunglasses and enjoying the kind of peacefulness that is only ever interrupted by the…

Christmas past: a transistor and a christmas bath

A second selection from my mum’s christmas books, these are all from 1963. A very important year as looking at my present list I was bought my first transistor radio, which forever afterwards went with me everywhere. I can assume that the batteries in my stocking were to power it. Next there is my mum’s … More Christmas past: a transistor and a christmas bath