Tag Archives: Leonard Cohen

Life is Odd… or is It? A Swim and the Chelsea Hotel

Of a Friday afternoon, I may drive down to the beach on the way home. The good lady will meet me there and we’d walk or just sit and look… and listen. I listen to the Beeb… long wave mostly, … Continue reading

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Celebrate LIFE!!

Today, we begin a new paragraph in the chapter of employment life. Yes, I’m going off the the big dirty smoke to begin a short-term contract with a very reputable company who has given me two months to prove that … Continue reading

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Four Down… Part Two

OK… let’s get back to year two of the blog. The day I completed year one I mentioned to the good lady that that’s me… challenge completed. Done! As is her inimitable way… she simply suggested that I could be … Continue reading

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Man’s Mortality…

What’s the old, old… ancient old story? Man must surely pay taxes… sh*te and then die! Dramatic… no. The simplest way of describing our existence? Maybe… not? So? What’s brought on this bout of sardonic retrospection? Or… should that be … Continue reading

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Larry Goes Walk-About…

Larry Leprechaun felt the urge to get out a little more often. He is usually a rather contented lad… sitting around in the office, keeping his companion, Caroline the dog, in check. They’ve been seen messing about on a certain … Continue reading

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Canada’s Greatest Export…

Last Saturday’s Leonard Cohen concert threw many memorable moments in our direction. During the intermission we met a group who were obviously Canadian and needless-to-say, very proud of the fact. I don’t know how the conversation began but as I’m … Continue reading

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Dreams…

I sat at the venue… yes, I sat there taking it all in. I fib not. What a place to be. The anticipation growing… the crowds gathering. The mood lifting. Strangers talking freely among themselves… the banter good. You could … Continue reading

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