Very short stories #28

It's been a pretty busy few weeks since my last post. Work is picking up with more non-urgent operations being scheduled. I've also attended three medical conferences plus a week of university alumni events. They were all online, and I miss the chance to connect in person, although I wouldn't have signed up for the … Continue reading Very short stories #28

Very short stories #27

This weekend was when the clocks went forwards in the UK, marking the start of British Summer Time. It seems only a couple of weeks ago I was having to mind ice on the pavements while walking to work. But we've had snowdrops and crocuses and now daffodils, so I guess spring really is here … Continue reading Very short stories #27

Very short stories #26

Wow, we're already at the end of February? I hope that's a good sign, that the year isn't going to drag on. My work's certainly got busier—it's a combination of routine surgery starting up again, and academic writing that had previously gone on the back burner. I'm also commuting more frequently, which means that I … Continue reading Very short stories #26

Pantomime time – Snow White in the Seven Months of Lockdown

If you've been following my blog for a while, you may remember that I have a particular fondness for this time of year. It's not because of of Christmas celebrations, or getting together with family, or even seasonal sales 🤑 . No, it's that time of year when we go to the pantomime! Oh, yes … Continue reading Pantomime time – Snow White in the Seven Months of Lockdown