AI, Daffodils and Poetry

My inbox and social media feeds have been filling with advertising from companies offering the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to write my blog posts. At first, I suffered a mild sense of outrage. What could a robot teach a writer about writing?…

Christmas in July

The world has gone mad. A well-known shopping channel interrupted my television surfing this week by emblazoning the headline, Christmas in July, across my screen. Having survived the hottest day recorded in the UK, Christmas is the last thing on my mind. I stayed on the channel to appease my curiosity and was treated to…

One Foot in the Grave

It’s all hands on deck, and panic, at the Maison Davy D. A family emergency has arisen. We will be receiving an octogenarian this weekend. It is not a long-lost aunt, or uncle. It is more serious than that…