Memories Stirred Up By A Visit To My Local Laundrette

Day 4 of my self-imposed blog challenge and all continues to go well. I don’t want to congratulate myself too soon but four daily blog posts is more than I’ve done consecutively for a very long while and I confess I am enjoying it. It is also Day for me 430 on 750words.com which means that if I can blog for 430 consecutive days, following that precedent, I will still be blogging in December 2014. Now there’s a goal. Today is all about packing for my holidays. I have an old and trusted friend coming to house-sit and feed Mitsy […]

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Choices: My Strange, Ambivalent Relationship With Modern Comms

I love gadgets and I am strangely techie for a bird of my age. But it is often a love-hate relationship. Take me and my mobile phone. Yes, I’ve got one. No, I don’t know the number. Why’s that?   Well it’s main two uses are to allow my niece and nephews and my cleaning lady to text me. That’s about it really. I don’t much care for texting. I don’t do it on the phone itself but on the T-Mobile website where I can type as fast as I think, well nearly.    And I certainly don’t want my mobile telephone […]

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