diary

of logs

of logs

and more logs

Some repetitive tinny music grating down the stairs from the phone at the top. Oo it’s stopped. The phone is trying alternatives. “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas”. Michael Buble. Interesting to see how MB

Posted on December 1st, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

one and a half hours

one and a half hours

in the life of Trefor Davies

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Posted on November 30th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

v cold

v cold

nads still intact

What can you write that is new about the cold. The frozen winter. Poets eloquent have already said it all. I think my fave is the Darkling Thrush. Thomas Hardy. Most of his novels were morbid and

Posted on November 30th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

ph1L050Ph3r0nt4P

ph1L050Ph3r0nt4P

Philosopherontap, philoSopherontap, philosopher0ntap, philosopherontaP, phiLosopherontap, ph1losopherontap

Another 5am shift. Wasn’t particularly early to bed but I’m awake now and better off downstairs that lying there in bed wondering if I’m going to drop off again.  I think I’ve just had

Posted on November 29th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

Pumpkin

Pumpkin

on granite

It’s warm in the house. I’ve turned the heating down. There’s a fire blazing away in the front room and the oven is on so plenty of sources of heat. Gone for the stuffed rolled pork with trimmings.

Posted on November 28th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

the post

the post

with no name

Lying in bed listening to the Sunday service on the wireless. Not really listening. It’s just on. I woke up several times during the night and sometime after 5 remember lying there wondering why on earth I

Posted on November 27th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

relaxed

relaxed

start to the day

Actually got up and made a pot of tea this morning just for myself. Anne is in Birkenhead at cousin Janette’s. Today is Sarah’s “centre’s” Christmas Fair. Meanwhile it’s just me and John again. Don’t normally

Posted on November 26th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

Fridayay

Fridayay

enjoy every day:)

Early morning and dark and I am still somewhat stiff after yesterday’s walk. Anne is off to the Wirral this morning leaving John and i to fend for ourselves again. How will we cope? I shall make

Posted on November 25th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

Harris Tweed

Harris Tweed

keeps you warm in winter

A bleary Wednesday morning and the train is trundling through dull waterlogged November fields. I was initially going to use the word hurtling instead of trundling but that’s not what it feels like.  A steady

Posted on November 23rd, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

of mundanities

of mundanities

and the cost of a loaf of bread

Warwick beat East London in University Challenge last night fwiw. Anne is good at UC. I’m not particularly. Spent the evening watching BBC 4 stuff using the chromecast. Jeff Lynne’s ELO at

Posted on November 22nd, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

rain on window

rain on window

stays mainly in Lincoln

It’s horrible wet day out there. Opted to go to the gym this pm rather than a swim first thing. Healthy fruit and fibre for breakfast. Working on a quote on behalf of Netaxis and also

Posted on November 21st, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

tea for two

tea for two

yawn

Another 5.30 am start. Sat here in the TV room doing a bit of work on JoeFest. Had a glass of wine at the Southwells when I went to pick up Anne, Erica and John last night. Then got

Posted on November 20th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

What’s the capital of Albania?

What’s the capital of Albania?

2rly for that sort of question

8 teams in the pub quiz at the Eastgate. We came joint 3rd. I think we were only 2 points or so behind the winners. As usual I didn’t get many answers. I’m totes

Posted on November 19th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

Still Life

Still Life

still the leaves fall

Gentle start to the day. Anne has taken John to school and is then off downtown so I am going solo this morning. Her parting shot was “there are some sausages that need using up”. What

Posted on November 18th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.

Beti George Interview

Beti George Interview

Radio Cymru

Nice int with Beti George (@bethdimoyn) yesterday at BBC Radio Cymru although my my Welsh vocab wasn’t really good enough to explain my position on politics and religion. Never mind. It’s going out a fortnight

Posted on November 17th, by Trefor Davies in chinks.