Life is often not as expected. Some might say that it would be very boring if it was, however, in my life there are some things that are expected to follow some kind of logic, not to mention the immutable laws of physics and the universe in general. Mrs Bryntin does not agree. Scene setting. … More It’s complicated.
I feel it coming, a wave of doubt and uncertainty, a subtle humour change. Then the ridiculous, irreverent and surreal that normally fills these pages – having made a brief stop at language mangling control – is not flowing. Even I start to think it’s all too silly and start getting concerned with the ‘news’ … More Currently Resting
Hello and welcome to the O4FS end of 2018 totally honest facts and figures wrap up post. In the absence of anyone to slap my back and say ‘Well done, you nutter,’ I’ll have to just congratulate myself like I see so many others doing already today. I probably won’t call me a nutter though. … More Obligatory 2018 Facts and Figures Blog Review post
In my previous blogging incarnation I wouldn’t touch one of these tagging posts with a barge pole. However, on this new one I am less tied to maintaining the fictional and grouchy persona I had developed for myself as a writing character called Bryntin back then. Now I am full of joy and warmth and, … More Tagalonga Argybargy
Or not exiting, as the case may be. (Alert: Brexit reference, sorry.) Sorry, this is a random uncategorised post that is just something that struck me as funny. You may have noticed the widget I use on the right side there that is a grid of people’s avatars. Amusingly (to me anyway) I have entitled … More Dept. of Exiting Blogs
Daughter: What can I get you for Christmas Dad?Bryntin: Don’t worry about it… You know how I am about Christmas.Daughter: Funny socks?Bryntin: No.Daughter: Something smelly?Bryntin: No.Daughter: Something tasty?Bryntin: Are we still on socks? No. Look, don’t worry about it eh? I know you want to but honestly, I’d rather you saved your money for yourself … More The Cranky Curmudgeon Fun Sponge
Originally posted on Hugh's Views & News :
The Christmas tree is up, but something is missing. There are no gifts under it, and I need your help to put that right. For this year’s Christmas charity appeal, I’m asking you again to help me raise some money for The Dogs Trust. The Dogs Trust, formerly…