August our 'Summer' ain't
Gloomy old Britain and monsoonish London aren't exactly presenting the Augusts we've been used to.
Oh, we tongue-tried tongue-tied Brits
If I could have my time over again – how many times do we hear people say that – but if I could, being able to speak many languages would be near the top of the wish list.
Gerry's off and on-again operation
Here's a side of Covid plague that most of us thankfully don't have to experience, and happily know very little about.
The Paradise where Covid ain't - just about
When we hear the news of New Zealand's enviable handling of Covid, friends – standing at the approved distance, of course – ask what on earth caused me to leave and never return.