I thought I knew what this word means – but now I think about it I’m not so sure … More rhymes available at


Sunshine and showers again today! This cartoon was originally just a commentry on the weather this weekend, but if you want to see it as a metaphor for our current situation as portrayed in the news every day it seems to work. (The full view and others available on


Guy Fawkes (aka Guido Fawkes or John Johnson) appears to have been the original “fall guy” … (if you will pardon the multiple pun!)

Cup of Tea

First real muse in quite a while … apologies that I couldn’t bring it to a more definitive conclusion …

Old News

Think this one might contain the germ of an idea about how to economise on the newspaper budget …


Our local horse chestnut “bombing season” is pretty much over now, but the evidence of this recent hail of conkers is still lying on the ground beneath every tree …