What’s in a Word…”What”… – The Universal Word of What…

Whilst in UK and having met people from all walks of life, cultures, languages and countries I’ve had time to learn the universal word of “what”, as a youngster I was always taught that it was rude to say “what” and always use pardon or excuse me in its stead; which is quite right but … Continue reading “What’s in a Word…”What”… – The Universal Word of What…”






How Easy It Is To Have A Case of Stolen Valour aka Walter Mitty

So, I am an Army Brat, my father served in One Commando, the Rhodesian Light Infantry from 1967 to 1980, so basically joined the Rhodesian Army during peace time, the Rhodesian Bush War came along and as a professional soldier he did what professional soldiers are supposed to do, serve their country and as an … Continue reading “How Easy It Is To Have A Case of Stolen Valour aka Walter Mitty”






My Take on The US Election and the Election Recount

Quite a bit of time has elapsed now since the US election and we have had time to absorb the results, analyse and rationalise them. You may, particularly if you know me, ask ‘Why do you even care, you’re not even American?!’ That may be but, and this is very true, whatever happens Stateside affects … Continue reading “My Take on The US Election and the Election Recount”