Monthly Archives: Feb 2016

Storyville, 13 years on death row.

6°C, dry with white cloud. BBC: A Death Row Tale: The Fear of 13. Quite the most moving thing I have seen on TV for many years. Practically a single scene play with just the narrator. If tells his own … Continue reading

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4°C, light NE, sunny. Floating back upto the surface for air now. It’s cold but the sun does shine.

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New music; Gesualdo da Vanosa

7°C, storm Imogen is still a force. New CD, first impression: It might be a new release, and it may sound ultra modern in parts. But the first compositions were written in the1600s. We’ll see how this one grows in … Continue reading

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The pleasure of muck.

Storm Imogen; 7°C, very strong SW , frequent heavy showers, drying later. Meanwhile, on the domestic front, my laundry didn’t come not very fresh tonight. The powder drawer looked rather grubby so I took it out. It’s not too difficult … Continue reading

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Race horses.

10°C, light SW wind, heavy rain subsiding to light. It has been a winter of storms. So many have passed over this island, and more are jostling to do the same. There are so many that we could regard this … Continue reading

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