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Showing posts from February, 2009

First Rays of the New Rising Sun

These pictures show the first significant sunrise of the new year in Colliers Wood. The photographs were taken at around 7.30 am on Friday 27th February from my bedroom window. The sun actually had some reasonable warmth to it that day and, after a hard day at work, I was actually able to enjoy payday drinks in the garden for a while. Here's to the arrival of spring.

Listening In...

Okay, so I'm currently in Caffé Nero in Warwick. I'm home for the vast majority of half-term and thought I'd go find myself a nice little corner in a nice little cafe... with nice baristas! Anyway, I'm sat here at my MacBook and I'm listening into this group of ladies speaking. They are quite a bunch too. They are accompanied by two boys taking it turns to play on a Nintendo DS whilst they speak. The oldest lady is rather plump, has frizzy grey hair and is a clear 15-20 years older than the youngest of the other ladies. She seems pretty au fait with her technological gadgets and is possession of a notepad and a large A4 lever arch folder. Of the other three ladies, there are two with dark hair and one blonde. One of the black haired ladies, the cuter, facially, of the two, also has a notepad and is intermittently jotting some notes down. She isn't saying a lot. Her other dark-haired companion is talking a lot, although in not as articulate a way than th