Author Archives: Joanne

About Joanne

Fun lover with strong sense of the absurd and 180 degrees different.

The slipper and I

Today some fairly presumptuous spanker leaves a message to say “Have you ever had a slippering?”. I mean this is Joanne here, you’ve all read this blog, you may even have an account at a well known spanking site where … Continue reading

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Opps I did it again…

Like a couple of weeks ago, it’s been a pretty harrowing one over here with the awful tragedy of the Grenfell Tower fire dominating which in so many ways it demands as much as needs to to get to bottom … Continue reading

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The Elephant in the room

There’s lovely idiom one that works in both North American and British English that describes a situation I feel the need badly to get off my chest and it applies to what I’m about, this blog’s about and “That Thing … Continue reading

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Recovering

In case you all were wondering as to what happened to last weeks blog, the short answer was the previous Monday’s terrorism bombing had really pushed my mind  right back to how those events during my childhood had really messed … Continue reading

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In for the count?

Unlike perhaps a good number of people today, I did grow up in the era that did allow for spanking in such settings as schools where it was seen pretty much as the natural consequence for breaking the rules and … Continue reading

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I’m Jo and I’m Ticked Off

The week here starts with a couple of irritants of which the first is when you read a comment on a blog that’s to tell people who to block saying something like “they seem to follow all the rules-so to … Continue reading

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What I did although I was Pawley

You could call this the eventually edition cos I felt short of several spoons for most of this week, having to cut back on the contributions I usually make to several sites to ensure those things that do matter more … Continue reading

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