#053 Black Middens


The weather grew suddenly Scottish. Ideal for New Writing Scotland on the train.


Coming Out (Sort Of)


I hate public performances. Yet I chose a career where public speaking is commonplace. I must be a masochist. At least I always dress well to offer my audience some decorative if not informative value.

In response to the WordPress Daily Prompt: Naked with Black Socks.

#045 Latte to Go


The commuter’s little pleasures: having a latte while waiting for a connection.



Whatever you think of fake roses, I wore this Six bijouterie with my wedding dress. With good results: the marriage lasts and now I wear the roses with formal clothes.

In response to the WordPress Daily Prompt: Six of One, Half a Dozen of theĀ Other.

#037 Selfie


Seeing how well I reflect on a polished car’s door, I vainly took a selfie. (And why, yes, I do use a compact camera rather than a smartphone.)

#030 Fashion Shopping


I bought the black blouse. (To wear for the funeral in case someone dies.) Sorry, bad joke.

#019 Shoe Rack


I wonder what my favourite colour is. Could it be brown?