The Last Post


That’s it, you lot. I’m burned out, saddle sore and totally cream-crackered. Tired of snow, sleet, slush and gritting dramas. I’m going to the place in the picture above. I’m Going Where The Sun Shines Brightly (see what I did there?)* There is a good chance that I will fail to find a Wi Fi connection here, especially as one of my destinations is euphemistically noted as having ‘intermittent electricity’. What’s the chance of finding a twin-pin socket sticking out of a sand dune?

(I couldn’t stay offline, as you can now see. I know, it’s an illness, I should be relaxing but writers write…)

*Reference to the film ‘Summer Holiday’ (1963) which also gave rise to my short story of the same name.

5 comments on “The Last Post”

  1. Stephen Groves says:

    Have a good holiday
    all best

  2. J. Folgard says:

    Yeah, enjoy! Cheers-

  3. Steve says:

    Mars??? Well alright, if you must, and do say hello to that fellow with the tentacles and the bubble over his head for me, will you?

  4. Shuku says:

    Intermittent electricity eh? You will survive! Enjoy your holiday and have a great time digging out interesting facts (which may or may not be dredged up in writing later on.) Onward ho!

  5. Chris Tandy says:

    I was rather assuming you were going to locate the “Blue Water” sapphire……

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