The weather here this rather august August has been roasting hot, monsoon rains, blasting winds, very occasionally, very briefly quite … More
Month: August 2020
Shelter animals hit the roads and skyways
Shelter animals hit the roads and skyways from the Philosopher Mouse of the Hedge blog. Who let got the dogs … More
I’ve been wasped.
Today is autumn. It’s (relatively) warm, but dark and with belting winds and lashing rain. It’s delicious. Yesterday was summer. … More
A wee baby tornado in Windy Alley, Middlewich Branch Canal, Cheshire, England. 21/08/2020
I noticed in the evening that there was something right dodgy about this cloud. Is it an almost but not … More
Praise be to the Greek & Roman gods – it IS about twenty Fahrengezundheitings cooler now!
So in immediate celebration I am cookering a hot meal. A curry to be precise. A “Whatever is in the … More
Every car alarm, every house alarm, every dog that could bark…
… was set off by one particular lightning strike and peel of thunder last night. It was.. impressive. Otherwheres had … More
Any of you trapped overseas in any of the more moist and over-heated hell-holes of the world may well laugh, but … More
The Day The Earth Caught Fire (that would be yesterday)
Let us see what today brings, shall we? More of the same, I suspect. Ugh! How hot and humid was … More
Don’t moor under the apple tree with anyone else but me – and do sleeping swans fart?
Yesterday hereabouts was – in old money – 90° of the Flaming’eckanoids and as humid as the inside of a … More