A parakeet or budgie from the Bun Karyudo humor blog.

A Post for the Birds

Many people know them as parakeets, but in their native Australia, they are called budgerigars (or just budgies), and now I have one. To be more accurate, my wife and sons have one. They simply turned up with… (Continued)

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Picture of pieces of talking gum from the Bun Karyudo humor blog.

Something to Chew On

A coin! A coin!

This was the thought that rushed excitedly through my head as I stood on the street corner waiting for the lights to change. But when I looked down and fixed my gaze on the small, circular shape I’d spotted with my peripheral vision, my dreams of quick financial gain were once again dashed. Instead of a shiny, gleaming and commercially exploitable metal token, all I found was a… (Continued)