Slice of Life

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About me

Location Essex, United Kingdom
Introduction No matter what life has thrown in my general direction, as in the famous line from a Monty Python song, I’ve always tried to look on the bright side of life. I’ve usually done this in written format, taking life’s ups and downs and putting pen to paper, or, more recently, finger to keyboard, making light of the often annoying and occasionally slightly bizarre things that happen to me during my arduous journey from the cradle to the grave. I now find myself disconcertingly rather much closer to the latter than the former, and thought that now might be a good time to share my musings with the rest of the world, before the ravages of time capture my brain cells and I finally surrender to senility. I've written about a variety of topics, including a paranoia-inducing trip to the doctor's surgery, a particularly stressful shopping trip, my permanently confused life as a mature student at college, the wierd and wonderful OAPs at a weekly Workers Educational Association course I attended, and more.....
Interests Writing satire, foreign travel, gardening, family history
Favorite Movies Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter
Favorite Music Rock, pop, soul, reggae, blues
Favorite Books My Family and Other Animals, any Michael Palin travel books