Ijo Pona Posts

13th January 2019 / Music

I mentioned, a bit ago, about my radio show The Parish News – you can read the blog post about The Parish News’ first steps in 2019 here. In that…

12th January 2019 / Music

My radio show, The Parish News, is going from strength to strength – I may be getting played on a digital network down south sometime soon, but I will try…

6th January 2019 / Photography

This may prove a bit reckless, but, I have started another blog – an iPhone Photoblog. The domain for the venture is www.hiandyb.co.uk and it is slowly getting there. The idea behind it is to post…

25th December 2018 / Procrastination

First of all, please let me start this blog post by wishing you – the reader of my blog – a very festive and fun-filled Christmas. We have spent ours…

23rd December 2018 / Procrastination

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” done properly in Anglo-Saxon meter, by Philip Craig Chapman-Bell. “Incipit gestis Rudolphi rangifer tarandusHwæt, Hrodulf readnosa hrandeor — Næfde þæt nieten unsciende næsðyrlas! Glitenode and gladode…

20th December 2018 / News

We are all heart-broken in the run up to Christmas. We were told on Saturday that our beloved pup, Polly, was not strong enough to make it through an operation…

2nd December 2018 / Music

Man, I woke up at 00:45 the other night – I had hoped to fill it with Funs but I just ended up pottering around the house. I’ll tell you…

27th November 2018 / Music

I have signed up to a new scheme – new to me at least. I sometimes have the vague notion that people will like to listen to my field recordings. The…