Being Human

I’ve been watching the excellent UK Series Humans recently – yes, we’re a little late to get these things at the arse end of the world – and, like good books and great films, it’s really made me think. What makes us human? In the series, a race of synthetic humans with Artificial Intelligence are…



Almost two years exactly to the day, we’re back at the doctor’s again with Miss Fliss tormented by red raw abscesses.  As much as I struggle to understand why and make changes to her environment, her diet and routines I can’t seem to get ahead of them. Each time I take her to the doctor…


Plot Twist

If our story was a novel, this is the point where we’d yell ‘plot twist’.  Readers would puzzle and say ‘I didn’t see that coming’ and other wiser beings those who are clued up on foreshadowing and other literary devices would say ‘I knew it all along.’ But for us, well we’re not the writers…


Good Morning

I’ve always been a little cynical about the whole ‘attract it and it’ll come’ view of the world. After all, I’ve been thinking positive thoughts about Mercedes Benz cars coming my way for decades now and I haven’t seen one in my driveway yet. In fact my driveway is a tad empty currently. Our faithful…

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