Giving it another go …


At the end of last year, in fact my last post of the year I mentioned that I was going to stick with Open Live Writer as opposed to the WordPress block editor. I was also occasionally using BlogPad Pro on my iPad. But things have changed a little since then. I had read about … Continue reading Giving it another go …

At the risk of sounding ……


I hate Christmas!      Now I suppose, I should justify that statement. I hate to use that tired old cliché, but I hate what Christmas has become. When I was a child, Christmas was at the end of December, and it lasted, at the most three days - Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. … Continue reading At the risk of sounding ……

Happy what day ??


     It’s time for a bit of a rant. Now I know I may get a bit of a backlash from this (depending on who reads it) but I don’t care. Well I do care, but it is just my opinion. Happy Mother’s Day      And that, my friends is the problem. Today, here in … Continue reading Happy what day ??

Our language corruption


Why do we still allow the media to corrupt are wonderful language. On the Guardian website today we are told Trooper's death brings Afghanistan fallen to 200 Grim milestone reached when soldier wounded in an explosion in Helmand died in hospital Since when did our fantastic soldiers become ‘Troopers’. The Americanisation of our language is … Continue reading Our language corruption