The First Ten Days.

Of the 366 in 2020. A leap year. Looking back, over the views which bridged the reflective new year holiday in Cornwall, before looking forward to what is yet to come. Returning to Essex, meant returning to work - two different employers, two different jobs, on three different sites in two different towns. I was met by new … Continue reading The First Ten Days.

The Last Cracker

Twelfth night is here, Christmas time has ended. With the decorations all packed away, it's time to see in Epiphany with a bang (or at least a loud crack) and don our paper crowns to welcome the three kings.

A Well-Read Pub

The Old Inn, Mullion, a 16th-century thatched inn on The Lizard, mainland Britain's most southerly point. Dog-friendly, book-friendly, with a warm welcome, large portions of food and a good selection of drinks - what more could you want on a blustery January day? They have rooms, too, if you can't tear yourself (or your dogs) … Continue reading A Well-Read Pub

A Good Start

To 2020, here in Cornwall. Champagne with my sister until 2am, then brunch of Eggs Benedict and strong black coffee at Cafe Mylor in Mylor Yacht Harbour at 11am.