Make a wish.

It’s amazing how being a parent can change your out look on life. Many years ago if asked to make a wish I’d have said money or fame or something to improve my existence, but being a parent and responsible for the life of another gives you a different perspective.  Tonight we went to see … More Make a wish.

Seven things you’d like to improve about yourself.

Ahh, critical analysis of oneself. Something I’m extremely good at. Stop being so sarcastic (see above). Perhaps not something I can do much about. I do sarcasm like other people do hugs. But maybe, and in only certain circumstances, a slightly less bilious commentary would be a good idea. Improve my relationship with my brother. … More Seven things you’d like to improve about yourself.

Six things about fall you’re looking forward to.

Autumn. It’s Autumn. The season is Autumn. This’ll have to be quick as I’m due in court today and it’s going to be unpleasant. Six things I’m looking forward to about Autumn. Portugal. A week in the SUN pretending it’s still SUMMER. Berlin. I’ll be 40 this Autumn and visiting one of the world’s greatest … More Six things about fall you’re looking forward to.

Thankful Thursday.

It’s Monday, but I’m not going to let that stop me. These are the things I am thankful for on Thursdays or Mondays – or any other days for that matter. I am thankful to have been born a healthy, white, heterosexual, british citizen. I have never faced discrimination or hate because of my skin … More Thankful Thursday.

Something you’re proud of accomplishing recently.

Sometimes it’s an accomplishment to just keep my mouth shut. I’m a grumpy, miserable, miserly old twisty git and still having friends (sometimes) and still having a relationship (all the time) is an achievement in itself. I think after enough time elapses you develop an innate affinity with the status quo. You don’t want to … More Something you’re proud of accomplishing recently.