Taking a view on sight impairment

Clive fell out of the chimney

March 1st, 2021|

Famous for our love of animals, the Brits have been busy filling up refuges for unwanted pets for decades. It’s an improvement on drowning or leaving [...]

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Fit to Burst

February 15th, 2021|

The subject of blood pressure is enough to give you hypotension. In the quest to stave of hypertension, the GP now commands that all her patients [...]

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Getting an Upgrade

February 1st, 2021|

Having an IT upgrade is not that exciting to me. I know there are some people who are in heaven at the prospect of a five-point [...]

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Past My Sell by Date

January 18th, 2021|

In the holiday between Christmas and New Year the stillness of short dreary days is punctuated with bracing walks and meals. Perhaps its more accurate to [...]

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How to have a Smashing Time

January 11th, 2021|

Some of my relationships have brought great joy. Some have been transitory. Some have been long lasting and deep. None has been quite as shattering as [...]

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Parlour Games

January 4th, 2021|

The Artist, the one who drives the Rollscanardly, told me that her family played a lot of parlour games when she was growing up. Her siblings [...]

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Professional Whispering

December 21st, 2020|

My friend, Septic Tank, likes to watch films with the audio description on. It saves her husband the bother of having to listen out for that [...]

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A Moment that Changed the World

December 14th, 2020|

"The moment has come. Centuries from now almost all human beings have lost the ability to see." So says the trailer for #Apple TV's new series [...]

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