This tweet led me to this Labour Party YouTube video: http://youtu.be/2CyHZh10nro Before I continue, let it be clear from the start that whilst I’m still currently a Labour Party member, its behaviour during the recent #DRIP process has meant I will be deciding in September whether to continue to pay my dues. I am as [...]
It’s been a weird summer. Horrible things happening in the world out there; the grist of mainstream and – now – social media too. Just because you love cat gifs doesn’t mean you don’t see execution gifs …
Beautiful things happening within our family, as vacation time works its magic and makes us speak to each other so wondrously.
But then outwith our nuclear family, other things happening. Childhood has a long reach; what hurt us as kids … well … it continues to work its invisible sadnesses.
Weave them almost, in painfully mysterious ways.
I’m glad it’s all over, mind; glad my wife and children will shortly have a better base to operate from.
That’s all most of us need; even yearn for. Somewhere, anywhere, in which to be proud of oneself; to be proud of oneself and one’s forebears.