Category Archives: Trivia

Pierre Cardin


In noting the passing away of Pierre Cardin, I was reminded of my early days in textiles Continue reading

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Brunanburh


Brunanburh The forgotten battle that forged the English nation – Bernard Cornwellhttps://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/11/02/forgotten-battle-ofbrunanburh-forged-english-nation/ Brunanburh was an important battle that determined the Anglo-Saxon character of these islands. There are several places where it could have taken place, from the plains of Cheshire … Continue reading

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Where Now For BP?


On 13/02/2020 Energy Voice headlined with BP’s boss hailed for taking oil giant in very different direction as new boss Bernard Looney committed BP to seriously addressing the environmental impact of the use of its products by customers. Luke Parker … Continue reading

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Door Witch 2


And just like that the day ends. I’d planned to take a picture of the washing up and maybe a shot or two going for a walk but instead I watched the first two episodes of The Tale of Nokdu. … Continue reading

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Words in Flight


Words in Flight I have received a copy of Anahit Arustamyan’s Words In Flight Browsed it and it’s looking good. I hope to do a review real soon. COVID-19 roundup Yep – I know there’s a problem with this. Our … Continue reading

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Corona virus (update)


I’ve been posting intermittent updates on this on my FB account https://www.facebook.com/terence.park.583 since mid-Jan. There are different patterns for each nation that this chart does not pick out. In China substitute province for nation. As the epidemic takes hold in … Continue reading

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RPG themed stories.


A quick catch up. Work pulls me away of the social media world – no bad thing given the number of projects I have on the go. Currently I’m on with a couple of RPG influenced stories. These are: At … Continue reading

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If it’s for my Daughter I’d even Defeat a Demon Lord


An enjoyable excursion into a world of adventurers where top ranking adventurer Dale, becomes guardian to the recently orphaned Latina. Continue reading

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Commemorating Kafka


Just to mention that today, 3rd July 2019 is the 136th anniversary for one of my favourite writers: Franz Kafka who was born in 1883, into a middle-class family in Prague – then in the Austro-Hungarian Empire. By background he … Continue reading

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The UK and Brexit


Nothing can prepare you for the intricacies and myths propounded on this subject (many by people that should know a lot better). What is needed is imaginative thinking that directs the trivial into productive channels while simultaneously dealing with the … Continue reading

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