It’s been a while, but this ‘while’ has contained challenges, travelling, friendship, pain, sweat fun and frolics! Well, sort of anyway. The challenges are all part of the 22 press-up challenge we veterans have decided to take on where we try to raise awareness of the mental health issues throughout the forces, both US AND … More It’s the final countdown
Well that was summer wasn’t it, I saw a bit of sun, I saw a few women in skimpy outfits and I saw a paddling pool outside. Then it all went south! Rain, clouds, wind, hail (well not yet) but you get the picture. As I sit outside the Vale Cafe in Rothbury enjoying an … More The run for the sun
Heat/ sun/ summer/ July, in fact anything to do with happiness and holidays seems to justify the shedding of clothes. Now in most cases I’m all in favour of it, and why not? In others however, I really think people should look in the mirror and check out what others will be ogling! White apple … More While my guitar gently…bleeds!
Summer! It’s inly summer (well two days of sun so far, with the promise of flooding tonight) so that was summer then. Anyroad up! I’ve seen my first leftard biker today, yes it’s hot, yes it’s sticky and yes protection can be detrimental to your suntan, but when you’re on a road bike doing seventy, … More A long time ago, in a…..well you know!
If someone had told me a while ago that I would be making guitars and freaking myself out with pics on my phone, I would have told them, ‘Of course I would be’ it’s not a normal world I live in these days! I don’t know if I’ve written about my lapse of memory over … More The lunatics have taken over the Blah Blah blah
It was with a heavy heart I made my way to the “Great Yorkshire Show” this afternoon. Firstly because I really can’t stand places like this as I know what sort of people they attract, and secondly I just knew it was going to have a predominantly militaristic and rural bent. I wasn’t wrong! On … More One spud two spud three spud bore!
You come into this world with no thoughts of what’s right, through daytime, you adult, and child through the night, you put up with shit with no sign of a fight, what’s the point there’s no sense to it all. Relationships blossom with buds out for seed, is it hassle you want? Is it friendship … More An ode to the redonkulous
I wanted to get on me bike today. (Me pushbike not me motorbike,he’s in the shop getting his rubbers sorted! no, not condoms!) But I had organised me cooker getting cleaned! (My life has taken a strange twist) and as I get the cleaning free from Currys, then why not? So when I wanted a … More I want to ride your bicycle….
I shared day one with you all last week, the day I was forced to admit to myself that I’m not a teenager anymore! Well, day two didn’t fare too much better for my physical struggles either. It was a swimming morning. Now if you’ve followed me, you may have read somewhere that I’m a … More A little bit late, but……
Wtf have I started here? Day one! DAY ONE! In the gym and a fucking kicking with the spinny bike, the rowy machine, the runny machine, the weighty bars and the sit-up mat (with steppy ups and raisy arm bars to boot) Needless to say I threw myself into it as hard as I could, … More Let’s get physical!