Danger

April 18th 2021 Today I had a danger nap. It was a danger nap because it took place like late-afternoon. Okay, it was more like early evening. Well, it was 8pm. At that point I guess it’s barely even a nap. So, what I mean to say is that I basically just fell asleep at 8pm. The only thing that makes it a nap is that I woke up in time to tell you about it. Did I fall asleep because I’ve spent my first weekend post-lockdown in the pub? Or on the golf course? Or hanging out with friends? … Continue reading Danger

Observe

April 17th 2021 Today I went to Cotswold Wildlife Park to see the animals, but mostly to see the people. Namely, my mum, my dad, my sister, and my niece, but unnamely, everyone else who showed up at the park. It was in some ways beautiful to be at a place with that many people not wearing masks. It was also in some ways unnerving to be at a place with that many people not wearing masks. Those two sentences, I feel, perfectly capture the feeling of the last few years. And so, as well as seeing the animals, it … Continue reading Observe