November 1st 2020 … déjà vu, all over again

Borrowing the above phrase made famous by professional baseball player and undoubted sage Lawrence Peter ‘Yogi’ Berra, we do seem to have been here before. Back in March 2020, when news of the first coronavirus lockdown was sinking in and the UK came to a shuddering halt, I had been deep in preparations for an…

Sitting In A Semi

This poem has been reposted. It is about fifteen weeks since lockdown began and we are now in a phase of trying to re-introduce ourselves back to what was considered ‘normal’ before all the horribleness started. Thought it might be worth reminding myself about the early days of the pandemic … Sitting In A Semi…