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Gifts from Afar

My sister has an uncanny ability to find the most amazing crap and I was the beneficiary of this talent today when a package arrived in the mail. She’s just returned home (Houston, TX) from a short holiday in Alaska and sent a package with some brochures and gifts for other family members. What I got can only be described […]


Heavy Rain

The weather report earlier in the week suggested we might get some scattered showers developing today. What actually happened was that we got absolutely dumped on during the early hours of morning with a cracking thunderstorm. I got woken up by thunder around 5am and judging by the flashes I could see through the curtains it was quite a light […]