The Superhumans Are Back!

The Rio Olympics were great but the Paralympics are starting now and they should be amazing! Do you think Mo Farah is an incredible athlete?  His Wikipedia page says he is “The most successful British track athlete in modern Olympic Games history, he is the 2012 and 2016 Olympic gold medallist in both the 5000 m…

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…

The UNkindness of Strangers

The Daily Prompt today is The Kindness of Strangers.  When was the last time a stranger did something particularly kind, generous or selfless for you?  Tell us what happened! I sat here for several minutes contemplating this but I can’t think of any time that a stranger has done something particularly kind, generous or selfless…