Saturday, 29 September 2012

Some Mothers

Before we went to the movies the

Friday, 28 September 2012


After university, one of my friends moved to

Thursday, 27 September 2012

Seen from a Train

In Romania in June, waiting

Friday, 21 September 2012

Don't They Make a Lovely Couple

I suppose it wasn't a sub-editor but a layout

Thursday, 20 September 2012

Friendly Arad

In June we went to Romania - we hadn't been back there since

Tuesday, 18 September 2012

Books and Covers

There seems to be an unwritten rule that eccentricity

Friday, 14 September 2012

Australia and Britain

Sometimes my father used to ring me in the

Wednesday, 12 September 2012


If I hadn't seen it in The Week I'd have

Sunday, 9 September 2012

Assange and Auberon Waugh

The other evening I came across

Saturday, 8 September 2012

Reasons for Living in Australia

As I mentioned the other day, I have been earnestly making

Thursday, 6 September 2012

Performance Anxiety

I know my cooperation may

Wednesday, 5 September 2012

The Gardener's Friend

Each year, as winter grinds through

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

A Long Twelve Years

I wish I liked milk. All my life, I've watched other people go to the fridge, pour

Sunday, 2 September 2012

Alien Alan

Coming back from my walk, I began thinking about

Saturday, 1 September 2012

The New New Look

Sometimes you open a magazine and you see