Monthly Archives: Mar 2012


18°C, drive dammit. I can’t see the frog’s spawn, I shone a torch tonight into the water. They’re supposed to float, but no sign. I expected them to gather at one corner. I hope I’m wrong. Introverts: timely articles from … Continue reading

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Frog’s Porn

19°C, endless blue I have a bucket of Frog Spawn from a colleague who brought it into work. You have to admire my ability to drive home with a bucket of water+ this spawn jelly stuff without spilling any. My … Continue reading

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Gay marriage- where to draw the line

17°C, no clouds. CR:68miles. I’ve heard this challenge to Same Sex marriage a few times. Most recently from a colleague with some maturity & standing, though he does wear his Christianity as a badge (literally). The argument goes like this: … Continue reading

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4°C, very dense fog. Hot later. Made bread. Okay, so I was given the bread machine over a year ago, but finally decided to use it. You can buy small packets of bread flour with yeast included. This solves the … Continue reading

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Break back in

12°C, dry & springy To take a break from blogging and make a return is strangely difficult. Time is swallowed up by work-stress, that much is unsurprising. Coming back to make a post is not as easy as it you’d … Continue reading

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Never Let Me Go

11°C Sun CK:44 miles. From the same writer who gave us Remains Of The Day, this is a sad but beautifully shot film with a rather forgettable name. For me, the film stood out for the feeling of inevitable doom, … Continue reading

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Is it happening again?

8°C, clear Jupiter and Venus blaze in the evening skies recently. They’re near to conjunction and are still striking to anyone who looks westwards. I have a sticky throat. I shall be so annoyed of this develops into another cold. … Continue reading

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cold shirt

9° to 4°C, rain then cleared I didn’t mind the ride to work in the rain, it fell a little thicker than drizzle & blew my road speed downwards. However, I was comfortable. The heated pipes that can be relied … Continue reading

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Shining Tor

0 – 6°C, Snow , wind & sun Drove from Macclesfield to Buxton on the way to Alstonefield for a foodie feast. In the village pub has an excellent range of food including the amazing pudding pictured below. That snow … Continue reading

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Crying Shame

+9 to 0°C, Sun, wind & snow Rosie has a good 2 hour run on Formby Beach. She slept well in the evening but woke with a haunting mournful howl. A dog nightmare? I’ve written about them before here, but … Continue reading

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