Pin numbers, sort codes, phone numbers, tax details, text speak, passwords, door codes, membership numbers, bank details, bills, phone numbers, alarm codes, shoe sizes, clothing, scores, results, security locks, identity codes, booking references, dates, times, years.................
Once upon a time a gardener grew a flower. This flower was the most wonderful thing he had ever seen and gave him great joy. Over the years the flower grew and continued to give the gardener grear happiness. But the gardener grew lazy. Over time he took the flower's beauty for granted. He forgot … Continue reading The Gardener and the Flower
This is a British mail box commonly known as a post box or pillar box. This particular one stands outside Birkenhead Park on Merseyside and is over 150 years old. It is called a "Penfold" box, named after its designer John Penfold. It is made of cast iron and dates to between 1866 & 1879 … Continue reading A boxful of stories
Like a carousel, we spend the hours of our life going round in circles. Going nowhere faster. Consciousness is what happens outside the ride but most of us are so busy spinning round that we miss it.
The build up seemed to last forever, the plans, the thoughts, the buying, the spending. The wrapping, the cooking, the waiting, the hoping, all fade like mist on a cold damp morn. And then it's over. Time to reflect. Time to sit and sleep and ponder. Time to kill, time to waste, time to wait … Continue reading How quick the magic fades…..