Decisions by degrees

The gauge has said thirty five for two days in a row, and so we know that winter, or what passes for it, has now passed. It is lucky that said decisions have been decided for any decision I make in the heat of anything over thirty cannot be trusted.

Thunder bolts and snow

I got out of bed twice to adjust the curtains, thinking that the flashes of light into the bedroom must be coming from the roof of the Al Wahda building. The building is two or three kilometres from here and this flashing has never happened before, but it is an...