I read the other day that Pong, Tetris and Doom had been inducted into the World Video Game Hall of … Continue reading Video Gaming
In days of myth and legend the births, deaths and marriages of Kings and Princes were presaged by comets. Today, … Continue reading Kings and Comets
I guess with increasing age comes the inevitable demise of many of the people who shaped ones life, they generally … Continue reading Pulling at Death’s cloaktail
Two years since Neil Armstrong, first human to walk on the Moon, died. In his memory his family asked us … Continue reading Winking with the other eye…
I’m torn between being utterly depressed at the whole dreadful concept of the Honours system, and of course being once … Continue reading Where’s the (New Year) Honour?
There is no doubt in my mind how strongly the space race was impressed upon me as a teenager. I … Continue reading Winking at the Moon
Not wishing to complain of course (although I am British…), and the garden does look rather splendid in the reflection. … Continue reading Still rather warm…