My 427th post summary

I thought that it was time for a little summing up of what’s been happening on here.  This is my 427th post now.  So far (fingers crossed) I have managed to blog very nearly every day last year.  My goal for this year is not to miss one day out.  What am I finding to blogContinue reading “My 427th post summary”

‘Watched: ‘The Tenant of Wildfell Hall’ by Anne Bronte’

I received 3 Bronte DVD’s for Christmas.  All were BBC adaptations – Jane Eyre, Wuthering Heights and ‘The Tenant of Wildfell Hall’.  Of course, I have seen these before when they were shown – or so I’d thought.  ‘The Tenant of Wildfell Hall’ starring Tara Fitzgerald, Toby Stephens and Rupert Graves is a highly enjoyable tale ofContinue reading “‘Watched: ‘The Tenant of Wildfell Hall’ by Anne Bronte’”

Rounding up: Loose ends

 This post is one  in a special week of  celebrating Echostains I year Birthday blog The last couple of days have been a bit hectic.  I’ve not even twittered!   The concert last night  for the toilets at The Star Inn  went down really well.  Did we achieve the money we needed for BOG AID? clickContinue reading “Rounding up: Loose ends”

Absolutely Fuming!

I can feel the smoke rising as I type!!! SO angry and frustrated!  Once again I was typing (this time about Hollywood Diva Lempicka).  I had added the pics and links, went to save to draft – then LOST it!  Really sick and tired of this happening, it’s not the first time either!  I thinkContinue reading “Absolutely Fuming!”

A Witter about Twitter

I can’t make up my mind whether to join Twitter or not.  First of all, why is it any different from Facebook? (which I go on infrequently).  Are  your  ‘twitterings’ open for all to read’?  How will this help my blog?  I mean, do I write ‘I am now blogging away as we speak………‘ and doContinue reading “A Witter about Twitter”

Dear Reader I read it: ‘Hangover Square’ by Patrick Hamilton

It was only the other week that I found a cache of Patrick Hamilton books in Borders book shop.  I had promised myself that I would read the rest of his books, having greatly enjoyed ‘20,000 Streets under the Sky‘.  I bought ‘Hangover Square’, ‘The Slaves of Solitude’ and the ‘Gorse Trilogy’.  Already I haveContinue reading “Dear Reader I read it: ‘Hangover Square’ by Patrick Hamilton”

You say you want a Resolution? Up the Resolution!

Up the Resolution! I am resolute!       In comes the New Year, and out comes the Resolutions; – Eat less Drink less Write Blog every day Do more walking Bin a load of rubbish from this house Hang on to my money longer be nicer to people In with the New Year andContinue reading “You say you want a Resolution? Up the Resolution!”