Archive for April, 2012

April 11, 2012

The Future: It’s Not Good and It’s Coming Your Way

I have an innate inability to enjoy a holiday. I don’t like work. Logically then, when a holiday comes around, I should be frolicking and dancing like a little lamb, bounding through my life, giggling as I run around my house. But it doesn’t seem to work like that. All I can think of is the fact that I have to go back to work at the end of my holiday. This is, of course, guaranteed to ruin any possible enjoyment. I am in awe of people who live for the moment. Living in the here and now, not worrying about tomorrow and not regretting yesterday. These are, after all, my two main concerns with the rollercoaster that is time and its effects on my life.

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April 7, 2012

I’d be happy to be a duke

Today, I gardened. For those of you who regularly partake of this activity, this will be of little consequence. Spring has poked its little nose out and you will be rushing off to the garden centre and then you will be planting this and watering that. For me, however, this is a major event. I do not like to garden. I am quite happy to look at gardens. I enjoy gardening TV programmes. I have even visited flower shows. But actually doing it? Not for me.

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