Obligatory post-election post

Obligatory post-election post

I’ve gone on at length before about how I don’t like the British electoral system, and last night’s General Election is a shining example of why. Before going further I’d like to make it clear that this viewpoint is totally removed from the outcome of who won.  In truth, I don’t recall ever voting for(…)

That be no bench…

That be no bench…

It looks like a bench in our back “yard” (more like 8 square feet, but it’s very nice).  But it’s not.  It’s a wood storage thing. Or at least, it was at one point. Now it’s a nest of rather horrible things, which live in between the bordering-on-liquid remains of what was once firewood.  And(…)