#MayWriteABit 2020 Catching up again. Although the point of this exercise was to write every day, I find instead that I think about what I want to write most days, but don’t necessarily get to it. I’m counting this as being in the right spirit at least! I’ve been awake for several hours, but stayed … Continue reading Because Seven Ate Nine…
#MayWriteABit 2020 A day late again, I’ll get the hang of this eventually. 6 is a perfect number which means that it is equal to the sum of its factors [excluding itself]. This is the kind of nonsense I like. It’s a maths teacher thing. So. Back in January I wrote about my upcoming birthday, … Continue reading Six of the best?
#MayWriteABit 2020 #5 A day late, but hey, the thought was there. Random ramblings from ‘Captivity’: Lockdown continues, and every day is a weekend. I’m a pretty self-contained old bird, I love messing about on FB, reading, sewing, cooking, eating, hanging out with my wife…so this has been no great burden to me. Exercise schmexercise. … Continue reading Take 5
#MayWriteABit 2020 Well that didn’t start well did it? I’m supposed to be writing every day, but a combination of broken sleep with toothache and a cross-eyed focus on sewing these scrubs, I … forgot. So this post, on Star wars Day, is for days 2, 3 and 4. Oh dear. On Saturday [2nd] I … Continue reading Hup Two Three Four…
A few days ago I was invited to join “#MayWriteABit 2020 mutual support group” on FaceBook. I was ambivalent, but have been reading group members’ comments as the kick-off date of May 1st approached. I finally decided to go for it this morning. Those of you who’ve been around on this blog for a while … Continue reading M’Aidez! #1
I am ASTONISHED by how much I’ve raised in my Gofundme campaign. I spent about £200 myself to get started, then aimed at getting another £200 from contributions. As of this morning, it’s standing at and AMAZING £1125! Such generosity. What have we come to, that out NHS is being held up by the kindness … Continue reading She scrubs up well!
Not that or that or her and definitely not her or them. A lot of the ‘For the Love of Scrubs’ ladies on Facebook refer to themselves as scrubbers. Not sure if they’re mostly to young to get the meaning, or are having a bit of a laugh at others’ expense, but it made me … Continue reading A Right Scrubber