Ken's Blue Blog
Musings on "the bleedin' obvious"; views on the meaning of life, or anything else that takes my fancy.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Black Swans

Black swans do not have a lengthy lifespan.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016


Hysteria and denial are not the way forward.

Knuckle down and address the situation that you are confronted with.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Referendum Fear

Fear not, whatever the outcome of today's' referendum the sun will still rise tomorrow!

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

One More Day of Referendum Torture

Only one day of referendum torture left to endure.

Be still my beating heart!

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Monday, June 20, 2016

Phone Restarts

Phone restarts invariably impose themselves upon you at the very time you most need to use your phone.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Social Media - The Tsunami of "Groupthink"

Beware the tsunami of "groupthink" that drowns social media whenever a major event (good or bad) occurs; lest it drown reason, common sense and facts.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Quenching a Fire

In order to quench a fire, first you must start one.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The Enemy

It is very easy to describe your enemy as "evil", as that makes it a lot easier to wage war against him.

However, as you wage your war, do bear in mind that your enemy is also describing you as "evil".

Monday, June 13, 2016


Kings bear a heavy burden, but the greatest burden is that borne by the king's brother.

Friday, June 10, 2016

News Headlines

Sometimes what the media determine to be today's leading "headlines" are simply not newsworthy. Look for the real news that is being buried.

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

Advice To Plumbers

When installing new pipework and shower valves, test the seals first to make sure they can withstand the pressure before the system goes live.

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Ken Frost's Tweet Map


Things that are lost invariably turn up after you need them.

Monday, June 06, 2016

Happy Swedish National Day

Happy Swedish National Day to all my Swedish friends!

Friday, June 03, 2016

Building Work

Always add ten days to any domestic building project's estimated time of completion.

Wednesday, June 01, 2016


The fire inside needs to burn brighter than the fire outside if you are to survive.