Blog News

1. Comments are still disabled though I am thinking of enabling them again.

2. There are now several extra pages - Poetry Index, Travel, Education, Childish Things - accessible at the top of the page. They index entires before October 2013.

3. I will, in the next few weeks, be adding new pages with other indexes.

Monday, 23 April 2012


He never wanted presents,
nor cards,
nor birthday greetings.
He always told us so.
But my present is this:
a day of memory,
and this verse
is the greeting in the card
I cannot send.

Robert Hale 24 April 1924 - 24 September 2010