My Shiny Charizard Card

Do you remember how impossibly long the promise of a six-week summer felt when you were eight? It always felt like September was an entire lifetime away, like it would never actually arrive and you’d just blissfully dawdle through the summery days forever and ever. Ah, eight was a good age. Much better than six,Continue reading “My Shiny Charizard Card”

Rain – Shantay, You Stay!

Adulthood has a rather sombre habit of dulling life’s shine sometimes, don’t you think? Well, let’s be honest, a LOT of the time. There are so many things which seem magical as a child that become dull, miserable and tiresome the older you get. Pet hamsters (so full of zoological possibility when you’re a child),Continue reading “Rain – Shantay, You Stay!”

Introducing… the Adventure Squad!

It’s always hard to find a way to start a premiere blog post, isn’t it? Do we say hello? Do we introduce ourselves through the medium of lyrical rap? Do we introduce ourselves at all and go all Banksy-esque instead? It’s difficult to know where to begin, so I guess I’ll just start with… welcome!Continue reading “Introducing… the Adventure Squad!”