Tag: Politics

  • Changes


    I apologise in advance that my blog’s become a bit political. It might last, or not, it will depend on how angry I am and how long it takes for this extraction to heal. Both are fuelling unhappiness, only one can be cured with salt water gargles and time. For the other, therefore, controlled venting […]

  • One Week

    One Week

    In years to come, we will look back at 2016 and realise that people need to make the most of good things while they last. pic.twitter.com/vdm12Teu9E — 🌊 Alternative Chat 🌊 (@AlternativeChat) January 29, 2017 God, what happened? There was always the potential of a train wreck, but I doubt ANYBODY thought a week ago […]

  • The Sound of Silence

    The Sound of Silence

    Occasionally, I’ll end up in a situation with the kids where I’m forced to make a difficult decision. Inevitably, this will boil down to their word against mine in any given scenario: you were asked to do X, why are we at Y? Once upon a time I’d attempt to assert a measure of authority to […]

  • Beautiful


    This lady is my hero #WomensMarch #womensmarchlondon pic.twitter.com/qnGFngOWuL — Lea (@muIderitsme) January 21, 2017 I didn’t write anything yesterday. I was too busy. History will remember it as the day modern women pointed out that yes, cross us at your peril. It was the day where #alternativefacts from the White House made everybody, including the Press, realise […]