Families – Friends or Foes?

Families – Friends or Foes?

Like an old Rainbow song, I was ‘The Black Sheep Of The Family’ and I guess some of you feel that way too. When I was very small I heard an argument over something that I had done between my Mam and Dad, and half way through out came the phrase “We...
Necrophilia – Isn’t It Dead Boring?

Necrophilia – Isn’t It Dead Boring?

Just the other week a shocking story that really would fit in with all of my ‘Grisly’ tales, a man who worked in a morgue having sex with his customers. Apparently he admitted to having sex with 44 corpses, but they reckon it was probably in the hundreds....
The Album Every Beatles or Music Fan Should Own

The Album Every Beatles or Music Fan Should Own

When I was merely an ankle biter I discovered a bit of furniture that totally fascinated me, a thing called a Radiogram. It had a crocheted cover over the top and was topped with a dubious cheap ornament of a dog chewing a pipe. Then one day the cover came off, my Dad...
The Magic of Disney

The Magic of Disney

You don’t have to say it, I know I’m a grown man, but I love EVERYTHING about Disney. Yet as a child I had no interest whatsoever, I was far more into DC and Marvel comics, Micky Mouse was just for kids. Then one day many years ago a fellow radio presenter...
When Dogs Attack

When Dogs Attack

One of my most vivid memories of my Dad was him coming home one night, and he held his hand over his face. Ignoring me he said to my Mam “Audrey I don’t want you getting upset, it looks bad but I’m OK. Are you listening?” She nodded and he...