Category Archives: cricket

Booking a vacation

Lisa Reiter’s latest prompt is Holiday Reads. It’s a difficult prompt if only because of the number of holidays someone of my age has been fortunate enough to undertake and the amount of reading material that has accompanied me. For … Continue reading

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Sporting chances

When I was very young I was quite a round faced little fella, with no aptitude for sport whatsoever. At Maple Road Primary School, in Whyteleafe, Surrey, my abiding sporting memory is of standing alongside other unathletic specimens waiting for the football … Continue reading

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I don’t like cricket….

… I love it. So spake the gods with guitars, 10CC. Ok they were only ok, but Dreadlock Holiday http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2WUglF9nQ8Y&feature=kp  is a cracker of a song, if only for that lyric. For those you out there, who don’t get cricket … Continue reading

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