A Drake's Progress
Sunday, 4 March 2018
I am, by extension, better informed about recent snowfall across Britain than most TV weather presenters. Seriously, slap a bit of lippy o...
Thursday, 11 January 2018
Anxiety besets us all, but when you’re the parent of a child with PWS, you get beset by their besetting too. We had a seemingly simpl...
Sunday, 31 December 2017
She’s flying in the face of fashion now, Seems to have a will of her own. I’ve always liked Sir Julian Of Cope’s World Shut Your ...
Monday, 25 December 2017
So it’s just gone midnight on Christmas Eve. Thinking about it, it’s actually Christmas Day. And I’m feeling a touch melancholic. (Whic...
Friday, 10 November 2017
It was just a few steps. My daughter was one of 25 or so pupils who were being honoured at a school presentation evening. She and I...
Saturday, 30 September 2017
It’s our 22nd wedding anniversary and we’re ensconsed in Sandy Balls. (It’s the name of a holiday park, all right? Yes, I know it’s wei...
Tuesday, 29 August 2017
This thing about being a ‘sandwich carer'. It sounds like a euphemism for being fat, you know, along the lines of ‘salad dodger’. W...
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