If I go

If I go

I have been thinking a lot, lately, about what might happen. In the course of that thinking, I have come to accept more than ever before that things happen unexpectedly; even the things we expect most of all. That being the case, there are some things I want to be recorded, as my safety net. … Continue reading

A Decision, or ‘How I decided the risk was worth the potential reward’

A Decision, or ‘How I decided the risk was worth the potential reward’

Those of us who live in Scotland have a decision to make. We’ll make that decision for different reasons, having come from different starting points and with different assumptions – but decide we will, in what I expect to be startling numbers by comparison to recent democratic votes in the British Isles. I have made … Continue reading

A Promise

A Promise

It’s taken me a long time to write this, Biscuit. There are quite a few reasons for that yawning pause. Some of them have to do with the noisy, chaotic period of readjustment which followed your arrival – it wasn’t what I’d call the most conducive atmosphere in which to write an earnest heart-to-heart, addressed to your … Continue reading

For the Motherland

For the Motherland

I didn’t play in the last two rounds of World Magic Cup Qualifiers (WMCQs), because I literally didn’t have enough Planeswalker Points to qualify me for competition. Unless an eighth day is added to the week solely for the purpose of playing Magic – a day which also comes with a government-backed entitlement to free … Continue reading