Life in Laytonia:  Write On!

Life in Laytonia: Write On!

Writing a regular column/blog/stream of consciousness, call it what you like, is very different to the kind of writing I did in a career that I “enjoyed” for many years The use of parentheses? Because writing for me was a reasonably successful second career that I had...
Life in Laytonia:  Bouquets & Brickbats – But Mostly Brickbats

Life in Laytonia: Words & Pictures

It’s curious, but when I see words on the page or on the computer screen or written anywhere, to me they look like what they mean. Take the word ‘look’ that I have just written.  The double OO.  Two eyes, looking. The word ‘curious’ has a curious look about...
Life in Laytonia:  Bouquets & Brickbats – But Mostly Brickbats

Life in Laytonia: In Loving Memory…

As has been documented in previous musings, it is an irritating habit of mine to start the day with a rant.  Or to be more accurate, it was. I would regularly begin most mornings with a moan, a vent, a diatribe.  No. There is no better word than rant –...