Monthly Archives: August 2018

I feel so sorry for the youth of today.

We live in very strange times when nearly 25% of girls and 9% of boys aged 14 admitted self harming, I find that quite extraordinary. New figures from The Childrens Society estimates nearly 110,000 children aged 14 have self-harmed across … Continue reading

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Something from the archives.

I have been a little busy lately so I found something from the archives.   MY BEST FRIEND I’ve just come home, my best friend has just died, it’s hard not to cry, I loved her, I really loved her. … Continue reading

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Another new children’s book.

Here are details of my latest children’s book which is available on Amazon, it tells the story of a herd of cows who take part in the Cowes Yacht Race and triumph against the odds. I’m sure when any child … Continue reading

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It was a black dog afternoon.

I don’t usually post any poems but was just reading one by a young lady who follows my blog and decided to put one up for a change. The original inspiration for the poem came when I read that Winston … Continue reading

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Grumpy old man.

Yesterday my wife accused me of being a grumpy old man and I have to admit she had a point but in my defence I cite the following. The day before our internet stopped and I reported it to Vodafone … Continue reading

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Honfleur and the D day beaches.

Just returned from taking the grandchildren to Honfleur and the D day beaches as part of an educational trip for them as they are doing World War Two in History at school and as a jolly up for myself and … Continue reading

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Too darn busy.

I’m going to cheat today as I haven’t blogged for a couple of days and repeat this on my other blog  http://www.joewellsofwhomithasbeensaid.com My excuse is that I have been far too busy and I stress I have been far too … Continue reading

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