Reviews

Hockey's Farm, North Gorley, Hampshire

What A Shame Hockey’s Farm is in an idyllic location in terms of its rural ambience and attractiveness. It is not so good for access unless you are...
Cherry

Cacophony On Holiday

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Cacophony On Holiday Grandchildren all with Ipads, Adults with mobile phones or Ipads, All going at once. Kids’ TV, nursery rhymes, Wrestlemania, You...

Checks and Balances in Government

“We hold these truths to be self-evident” President Donald Trump yesterday nominated appellate Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh to fill the vacancy, of...

U.S. Supreme Court Decisions

A thoughtful friend offered an interesting take on the nuanced term “precedence.” Like most media trendy verbiage, this one presumes to offer...

A Conversation with North Korea

A Conversation with North Korea Like most of the planet on Monday, I watched the televised hoopla surrounding the meeting of U.S. President Donald...

The View From The Ground by Martha Gellhorn

This book was a birthday present from my wife back in early April 2018. She may have regretted buying it for me couple of times as it almost achieved...

Spring in Buffalo, N.Y.

It was one of those golden days of late May in Buffalo, New York. The 80-degree temperature was tempered by a seven-mph zephyr that cooled the skin...

Contest on a windy day

A golfing trial on a windy day It was a lovely, late April day in Southwest Florida. We had been to the gym and the library earlier in the morning. A...

English is a colorful language

English is a colorful language. I have always been fascinated by the use of idioms in the English language. Usually, there is no literal correlation...

The Glittering Prizes

Gorgeous acrobatics I’ve been speaking to the designers at the Edinburgh branch of the ACJ (Association for Contemporary Jewellery) who are currently...