A New Plan for the USA…

You know…I’ve been thinking about the situation in the world and I think I may have come up with a plan that could sort things out. It’ll take a while, but might just work. (It’s also a bit long-winded to describe – so bear with me here.) When you look at the US in terms of its international relations, it’s always been a bit, well, dysfunctional. Never more so than now with Trump’s strange brand …

Finding a voice…

If I were to dig out all of the old posts that used to be on this blog, you would find a distinct pattern emerging. It’s probably best described as extended periods of silence, punctuated by occasional short bursts of activity.  In fact, it got so bad at one point that I closed the whole thing down and just left it alone altogether. When I started it up again over two years ago, I had …

The important things…

Anyone who has been watching my Twitter feed lately or reading Glenda’s blog or Facebook page will know that we’ve just been to Ireland.  One of the extra advantages of our new home here in Portpatrick is that we’re only about half an hour from the Cairnryan Ferry Terminal, from which you can hop on a P&O service to Larne or a Stena Line service to Belfast.  The crossing only takes a couple of hours …