Musing in a Random Way

   Somehow it turned out to be pretty Summer frock night at The Flamingo Lounge.  No males unless the lady wished to bring one, drink present so no little children, no boyfriends, no spouses, no trousers unless I'm wearing them, not even...

Green Goo

   Roller blades are a nice alternative to walking.  They allow much the same exertion but over a longer distance.  Wear them on your next long, leisurely stroll.     In the wake of the commentary resulting from me last avatar...

Random Bits

      I had the wonderful privelege of meeting the littlest Miss P today.  Her grandmum is one of the longest serving watchers I have.  The newest Miss P lives well away from here so we've been waiting all her life to see her.  She's...

Turn the Sound DOWN

That's right, put that MUTE button firmly on before watching the video. Just watch it. Tell me what goes through your mind... Indeed, feel free to consider this an impromptu writing challenge. ...

Say Goodbye

Amy Winehouse age twenty - seven found dead in her home earlier today. Dammit.  

Art Is Dead, God Is Dead

Art is dead. God is dead. Loyalty is dead. Manners are most certainly dead Common sense is beyond dead, having gone the way of the dodo long ago. Love is dead or if not will soon die the...

Not Dead Yet!

     Several weeks ago I was delighted to hear from an old friend and partner in all things swords.  Z is now one of the principles in both his local fencing club and one of the various anachronistic societies.  Z and the...

BAFF!

   Ahn is definitely beginning to talk.  I've just done with a voip call to his mum.  He's teething, is grumpy, hasn't been playing or eating much and she was concerned.  She called hoping I might know how to cheer him.  He heard me and...

Sexy Tuesday... not.

   I had been looking for a bit of film that I have often considered to be one of the the sexiest of all time.  More fascinating because there is no nudity, violence and no dialogue.  While I've been able to find the film in the...

Post Game Ruminations

   " Nightbane, that was my maternal unit, "  she said, switching off the mobile,  " she said the A/C died  and it's hotter in the house than outside.  I'm too stupid to drive anywhere, can I borrow your couch? "    " Take me bed, I...

Stray Bits of Stuff

   Me mate's been following a silliness in Los Angeles, California, USA.  The public service department there needs to demolish a bridge and this requires to shut down a section of highway 405 for the weekend.  The people of questionable...

I'm Stuck in a What?

   Knackered, that's what I am.  There's been a one of the monumental Game sessions since I returned, I'm still not certain who I am at the moment though the laundry, tidying and marketing have been done.  I vaguely recall we took the...

For SEC

Dear lady, you really have been busy of late. Take the night off... ...Nightbane  

Open Hate Mail

To: The House of Sand and Ye Facelesse Rabble with it AKA Thoughts.com and staff From: The most reasonably annoyed Gentlebeings who comprise the community in this place    You lot...               I've just...

Amongst Other Things

   Amongst other things I went to a wedding over the weekend.  It was rather early for a wedding, 08:00.  The bride and groom both the spent the night with respective attendants on church grounds, the bride and her mum in the vicar's...

Utterly Random

" First I'd turn 'em into mushrooms, then I'd show 'em a salad. " Roarange on the troubles with this place A fan of Rowan's Fairy Tale sent me this. The comment read, " here...

Random Echo in the Alcove

   I can hear Bon Bon and Tangerine again, I note little signs of their passing but I cannot see them as yet.  Truly irritating...    I hear the most tantalising bits:    " ... Maintenance Bay 3, Smoke and Shadow Department, " ...

Random Wednesday with a Side of Whimsy

The word tired is in ubiquitous use today. The Yanks have got sunburn, hangover and bankrupt. Three days of drinking outdoors in the sun all day, I do not doubt it. a few others round the globe also...