Monthly Archives: February 2017


  ‘There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens…” Ecclesiastes Derek writes:  Winter blues Today the weather was bitter; an east wind was flinging wet flakes into my eyes as I cycled with my daughter to pre-school. Early snowdrops were cursing their optimism […]

The heart has its seasons


“I fear the day that our technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.” Albert Einstein Flicking flies I have never felt I’ve had a compulsive personality. I like to think, long and hard, before I leap. The happy privations of childhood have stood […]

Smart phones: smart folk