Bridgerton and the reality of people

Right square in the middle of a global pandemic, Netflix audiences are taking to regency drama in droves: Bridgerton. Being a Jane Austen fan, I had to watch. All of these beautiful people, drinking tea! After all, this blog is about some prominent aspects of my life, to wit. tea and (struggling to do any … Continue reading Bridgerton and the reality of people

NaNoWriMo 2020: Episode 20 (sort of)

Narrator: It was on the twentieth day of The Grande Project that the author, alas, came to fall! A mighty ache in the stomach prevented her from putting into words that which had been dictated the previous day: chocolate, princess, strawberry and 'ski' cakes all went undescribed and unchallenged for the author went to bed … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2020: Episode 20 (sort of)

To every thing… (turn, turn, turn)

There is a season... (etc.) It is the 28th of October and the leaves are turning all shades of yellow, red and brown. The park in front of our house always turns colours starting from the front row and working steadily backwards, so the trees closest to us turn yellow before the rest. When the … Continue reading To every thing… (turn, turn, turn)