Forged in fire!

This weekend the girlfirend and I headed off on our travels again, crossing Offa’s Dyke and coming to rest in Hereford. It’s pretty much the only place within an hour-and-a-half driving radius that we haven’t been. Apart from the middle of the Bristol frickin Channel, obviously. Luckily for us, a mate and ex-colleague of mine […]

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Dumbledore and Jurassic Park

At least that was how my sarcastic Auto Correct tried to label these pictures when I created an album on my social media accounts! It has a dry sense of humour more arid than my own. What this actually was was a place called Durdle Door and The Jurassic Coast, in Dorset. It was the […]

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Kicking the Bucket

As in, Bucket List. Nothing died, apart from my own self-restriction. For back in November, I got to tick an item off my bucket list. That was to see one of my favourite bands in concert. That band is Halestorm and I wasn’t sure I’d ever get to see them live. Then back in 2018, […]

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Photo Bum

I like taking photos. I need visual reminders of where I’ve been. Some serve as inspiration for stories or settings. Having a phone with a good camera has allowed me to snap some pretty nice pictures. Here are some random ones I like from the past few months. This one was a spooky image of […]

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Christmas Trees?

So just before Christmas we did a thing. My partner, on a whim, decided we were going to visit a place called Westonbirt Arboretum. This is the National Arboretum of England so we were crossing the Severn Bridge yet again. It is nominally a large tree garden with several thousand species of trees and some […]

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