So TV glamour aside – the reality of living with Autism in the family. I ended the weekend totally exhausted. Went to work determined to leave it all behind me and concentrate on a major project which culminates tomorrow – when we retire two old websites and divert all the users to the newer current … Continue reading One of THOSE days
My eldest – aged 8 – came up to me today and proposed his idea for a new superhero, with a grin – he relayed it. It’s a man who gets bitten by a radioactive man and gets all the powers of a man. It’s Man-Man! That’s displaying quite sophisticated humour, I think.
I am not a big drinker, for a number of reasons. I couldn’t afford it! I can’t take it. I very rarely get the chance. Well, I had the chance this weekend. And I needed it. It’s been trying. My wife has been unwell, her heart condition being exacerbated by viruses and colds. We have … Continue reading Beers Against Adversity
By Scott Bailey © 2016 The lonely tree Stood atop the blasted hill Stark Barren branches snatching Rays from a mist-shrouded sun Every now and then Upon an errant breeze Flits a weary bird Resting one more time On its final flight Then falls All around the roots Dead birds and ash Giving meagre succour … Continue reading The Lonely Tree
I have been quiet – nothing but my scheduled posts ticking away to keep the blog going. There has been good reason. I just had the week from hell. First, there was work. I have been feeling like crap but struggling to work only to get there and the stress levels have gone stratospheric. Everyone … Continue reading What a Week