Tag Archives: Kent

The Hope Of Hope: Part Four

Never allow the Devil to undervalue you Suddenly Belief recovered and dragged Faith to his feet. “Come,” he said. “We must go find Hope and Will. But we must be discreet! “But aren’t they both dead?” Faith uttered in surprise … Continue reading

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The Shade Of A Tree

If you lay me beneath a tree Then the seasons I’ll watch come and go. The birds will nestle merrily And serenade me as I sleep below. Choose a tree that’s full and tall So in it is shade I … Continue reading

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My First Days As A Public House Landlord

The first pub I took as a tenant of Courage Brewery was in the picturesque village of Headcorn in the Weald of Kent. It was a run-down establishment, commercially just surviving. I was in my early thirties, as fit as … Continue reading

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Sheer Terror

In death there is grace. Continue reading

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Kent

On still water, a graceful swan does swim. As a horse trots by, its rider upright and trim. A swallow swoops an insect to grab. Why is city life so dull and drab?   A fishing rods snaps, a prey … Continue reading

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A Washer, A Washer. My Kingdom For A Washer!

Tongue-in-cheek not to be taken seriously, but then again! My proposal of declaring independence for the south-east of England has been put on hold for the sake of a washer! Yes, I kid you not. A simple tap washer. Several … Continue reading

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