Category Archives: As Time goes by . . . in Ceredigion and Wales.

Friday, 27th January, 2017

I need to list these things before the memories fade! Memories, 2016 Round about my birthday (14th April), I saw eighteen red-kites swooping an circling over the field just beyond the end of our terrace.   I was to see twenty and … Continue reading

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Friday, 30th December, 2016

Here’s something I wrote a while back, but it’s as relevant now as then:- “The Three-Legged Stool Lesson           “In his rickety old barn, Tom Evans Dolcoion used to milk his herd of fifteen cows by hand.   Even in the … Continue reading

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Monday, 5th December, 2016

A self-set task this year was to do much more reading.  Somehow, though once addicted to sitting with a book, I had forgotten my addiction.   So I chose to read the Bible, Old and New Testaments, and to re-read my … Continue reading

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Sunday, 16th October, 2016

This is a bit of an unprepared witter.   But I need to express these things. The passing of my friend Bess has saddened me more than I can say.   Rosie is equally saddened.   It happened only three days ago, so … Continue reading

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Sunday, 11th September, 2016

This morning, before 8 a.m., Bess and I took our morning stroll.   We walked along the road, which has flattish fields along it on both sides and leads from our village towards Tregaron.   I looked across those flat fields and, suddenly, a … Continue reading

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Thursday, 7th April, 2016

It was Tuesday, 5th April, 2016.   Brother-in-law Terry chose the day for us to go to Wolverhampton to visit him and sister-in-law June.   He could not have picked a more perfect one! We started out from Pontrhydfendigaid at 8:30 a.m., … Continue reading

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Thursday, 11th February, 2016

When one is feeling unpositive (there’s no such word, but you know what I mean), one searches for something or things to enliven one’s little world.   Or one does if one is me. These last couple of days have been … Continue reading

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