Going round the twist

Have you ever...ever felt like this? Where strange things are happening, and you're going round the twist... I feel like things are going round the twist pretty much 95 per cent of the time. Last…

If a caterpillar could talk

[caption id="attachment_1576" align="alignleft" width="240"] (c) Brook[/caption] Ever get the feeling of butterflies in your stomach? Ever wondered where that phrase came from? And do you think that’s how it would really feel if butterflies were…

When I grow up…

#BEDN29 Each morning when I wake up, I count myself lucky to not feel the dread I used to experience when I had a day ahead of me at a job I didn’t really want…

Loss of Innocence

#BEDN27 (Warning: May need tissues as the post contains emotional content. I cried) As young children, we are so eager to grow up. We crave a feeling of maturity and self-importance. But there comes a…

Little Red-Cap

#BEDN26 [caption id="attachment_1382" align="alignright" width="135"] (c) - DarkxTokyo[/caption] At childhood’s end, the houses petered out into playing fields, the factory, allotments kept, like mistresses, by kneeling married men, the silent railway line, the hermit’s caravan,…

Everyday is Groundhog Day

#BEDN18 [caption id="attachment_1214" align="alignleft" width="135"] (c) Jack Robinson[/caption] "Okay, campers, rise and shine, and don't forget your booties 'cause it's cooooold out there today" said the guy on the radio, waking the legendary Bill Murray…

Mrs Beast

#BEDN16 [caption id="attachment_1175" align="alignright" width="156"] (c) Einwegherz[/caption] These myths going round, these legends, fairytales, I’ll put them straight; so when you stare Into my face – Helen’s face, Cleopatra’s, Queen of Sheba’s, Juliet’s – then,…

A little old friend of ours

#BEDN14 [caption id="attachment_1124" align="alignleft" width="210"] (c) GeorgiaOnMyMind[/caption] It's cold outside. Cold cold. Yesterday it was the kind of cold when you knew you'd definitely need a coat, and you'd need a scarf but you were…