Archive | 25 June, 2008


I spent nine hours hoeing, clipping, scything and pulling weeds yesterday, then headed out for another day of the same today. As it had rained overnight, hoeing the field was out as the ground was too wet. Instead, I decided to concentrate on pulling weeds in the vegetable patch before thinning some of the carrots.

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‘You’re only on a bike’

What is it about driving a car that turns otherwise pleasant, respectful and law-abiding people into dangerous, bullying motor fascists? I dropped the boys at school this morning, rode the Kangaroo Bike down the back alley that leads to the main road passing through the village, and turned left onto the road. The road has […]

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