Category Archives: Noah

Genesis 7-21: women get a raw deal

Yes, I know this may be a bit of a recurring theme, but it does stand out quite remarkably here. Perhaps because I’ve been slacking a bit so I’m having to have a catch-up session, reading 3 days’ worth of … Continue reading

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Genesis 8 to 12- Arks, Babels, Cuckolds and Dogging

So, the waters recede… Ch 8 verse 21: And the Lord smelled a sweet savour; and the Lord said in his heart I will not again curse the ground any more for man’s sake; for the imagination of a man’s … Continue reading

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Genesis 5-6: the prelude to the soggy bit

One of the many hideous memories I have of the long and painful years I spent at Old Palace School for Girls in Croydon is of a production one of the dance classes put on, including the song The Animals … Continue reading

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Genesis 5 to 6- Noah business like noah business…

Jesus Christ- or rather, “Yahweh”: The Old Testament is notorious for it, but I didn’t think there’d be so much begatting already. The eyelids do weigh heavy, gentle reader…. As begats… I mean befits an oral history written down, there … Continue reading

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