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About davidprosser

Retired Local Government Officer who started to write at age 60 and hasn't looked back. Writes a humorous diary on the life of a member of the gentry.......and the village he lives in with his sadistic early morning alarm cat Oscar and his wife the formidable Lady J. Oscar even has his own book now, but the writing has stopped.

Product of an Ear Worm.

None of us are immune from the ear-worm. That sometimes annoying little thing that starts as an unrecognisable hum in the back of the brain that nags and nags until maybe a little more of the tune appears and sometimes … Continue reading

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Political Answers..

My MP has replied to my letter, see previous post. Whilst not having the answers I particularly want, he has at least covered the points thoroughly and given the current crisis I suppose not unfairly. It’s a very long letter … Continue reading

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Probably Too Polite

On the whole it’s a British failing hat we can be too polite. When people bump into us we often find ourselves apologising despite it not being our fault. And, if we hold a shop door open for someone close … Continue reading

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The Hoppity Brain

As most of you ill have gathered by now I’m a pantster rather than a plotter. I confess that my books were pretty much the same way but I don’t think I mind being predictable as long as you can’t … Continue reading

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Variations Without a Theme

I found the missing blog post. Yay. It had been created as a page rather than a blog. Double punishment this week. Most people who know me know that of all music I love Motown best and of Motown my … Continue reading

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I Am Flailing, I Am Flailing.

We interrupt these proceedings for a short message, whinge from our sponsor. WTF ! Last week I carefully prepared a post for today and scheduled it to appear while I was out. Did it publish, No. Can I find it, … Continue reading

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More Of The Same Mixture

We talked last week of my musical era and I probably discounted the 70’s which was a little unfair as there was still plenty to enjoy . From 1972 came the remarkable talent of Peter Skellern who may have been … Continue reading

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Having been awarded a prize for singing at a very young age I’ve developed a love of music and of certain artistes over a large number of years. Most of it starting in the 60’s going up to the 90’s … Continue reading

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Review by Jemima Pett.

Jemima Pett Writing and reviews with an environmental, science fiction, and fantasy touch Book Review | The Queen’s Envoy by David Prosser The Queen’s Envoy: a prequel. I’ve been sitting on my copy (well, not literally, since that would break … Continue reading

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A New Claws Comes Into Effect.

Let me start by saying I’m not mad. No more than normal anyway and I prefer eccentric if you don’t mind. Just because you haven’t seen Oscar’s ghost yet doesn’t mean it wasn’t there. After all, when the minor g*d … Continue reading

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