Tag Archives: LFGSS

145. Cold Snap

“It’s cold out there.” “Mmff.” “Proper parky, it is. You want to get wrapped up if you’re on the bike.” “Mmm Mmff.” “Icy too. Black ice, the worst kind. You can’t see it, you see. Nasty stuff, black ice.” “Fffmm … Continue reading

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136. British Reserve

Open car boot, take out bag, binoculars, big boots. Change boots. Put other boots in boot. Close boot. It is Wednesday morning. I am at a nature reserve. I like nature reserves. In nature reserves I can stand still in … Continue reading

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133. Krapatoa, Beast of Java

I’m very proud to announce I won the category of Best Writing on a Blog at The Blog North Awards 2014. I’d like to thank everyone who voted, and also thanks to the organisers  of such a great event. Here’s … Continue reading

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123. Pigeons

Double entry, so to speak. Here we have two posts, one by myself, the other by my friend and guest contributor Clive O’Connell. Clive’s excellent writing can be found on the Chelsea Supporters Group website where he writes the Driver’s … Continue reading

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109. Sheepish.

I walked through platemaking, but there wan’t a platemaker to be seen. You’d usually find Weasel in his corner, mug of tea in his bony fist, crouched over the Racing Post with a greasy stub of pencil, making notes in … Continue reading

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