Monthly Archives: November 2011

“The Wild Duck” by John Masefield

“Twilight. Red in the west. Dimness. A glow in the wood. The teams plod home to rest. The wild duck comes to glean. O souls not understood, What a wild cry in the pool; What things have the farm ducks … Continue reading

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There Are Times When You Can’t Help Feeling Proud Of The Old Bird

http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2011/nov/19/archbishop-rowan-williams-welfare-reforms?fb=native&CMP=FBCNETTXT9038 Amusingly, it was a member of the Dawkins fraternity that originally posted this link to Facebook. He even spoke in glowing terms about it. But what do they really want? http://www.humanism.org.uk/campaigns/constitutional-reform/bishops-in-the-lords The word “irony” has yet to find a … Continue reading

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NEANDERTHAL!! (C.1984)

A doctor is sitting in his surgery. There is a knock at the door. Doctor: Come in, come in. A man enters timidly. Doctor: Now now, sit down. That’s it. And you are? Man: Eric, Eric Van Beethoven. Doctor: And … Continue reading

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