I certainly don’t claim to be the oldest blogger in Almería. Hey… I was only born in 1980. Ah-hem. Gettit? Anyway, as I was told recently… Anyway, I was recent accused on Facebook of being depressing (depressed). Only when it comes to the future of Spain, I should say.. Anyway, if you’re looking for a witty and happy outlook, check out Spanish Shilling blog. Or buy my latest book Spanish notes, written when I was Continue reading The oldest blogger in Almeria is…
This is my 1,000th post on my blog. Wow. Those 1,000 posts have generated: 1,290 comments 4 writs (two sent via post; I employ good lawyers!) Quite a few death threats, most from the Galician National Front And quite a few decent chats over a beer Here’s to the next thousand!
Lita B, a 48 year old bi-lingual British mother in Garrucha, jumped off a building in Garrucha as her boyfriend was about to be trialled for hitting her. She left a last note on Facebook where she denounced his treatment, and said she had spent her last night “with a bottle, a crowbar and the Guardia Civil’s number”. (British woman in Garrucha jumps off building after leaving note on Facebook). Mindless abuse of women must Continue reading Another gender related death in province
(Click on it to read it). Although I doubt I’m the only chap who thought he was being suave and witty by posting it on his blog. Thank you Stephen Pastis.