Category Writing

I Am Not Dead

There’s a atmospheric ruined church just above the town of Buckfast on the Southern edge of Dartmoor. If you’re passing on the A38 it’s well worth the short detour for a visit. Holy Trinity was destroyed by fire in the…

Colons and Colons

As I dislike learning by rote, anatomy and physiology never floated my boat  during  my student days.   So, it’s no surprise that when I saw today’s picture, a transverse section across the abdomen, I mistook the person’s right kidney…

How to Use the News Positively

A little while back I wrote a post ‘No News Nook’. I described how I’d reduced my current affairs intake in favour of making my own headlines. Here’s one where a wee bird came and sat right up close. Now…

Hemingway

I’ve rejected the usual beardie image of Ernest Hemingway for this, a rather more clean cut one from 1917. As an ambulance driver in the First World War Hemingway sustained serious injuries. He was so wounded that he ended up…

Tweeting

So Lovely Grey has contently been blogging again for a while. I’m enjoying writing again and do so on most days. However for those moments that I’m feeling like a lazy arse I’ve built up a little collection of posts…