I’m a Winner! Yay!

Jo asked me a week before NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) started if I was going to attempt it this year.  I hadn’t even thought about it but then I had an idea for a story – just the beginning and end with a few bits in the middle so I thought I’d give it…

Poppies at the Tower

Jo and I went to see the ceramic poppies at the Tower of London today.  They completely surround the outside of the Tower.  There are 888,246 of them and each one represents a British fatality during the First World War.  There are so many that they overwhelm your mind, like trying to comprehend the vastness of…