Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Inscrutable Mandarin

I could bang on about how much I hate the stickers they put

Saturday, 27 October 2012

The Scars of Youth

Following my recent preoccupation with tattoos, it was inevitable that this paragraph in

Friday, 26 October 2012

Mysteries of the Universe IV

When I was a child, if someone bought a new car, they

Thursday, 25 October 2012

Happy Things

Once upon a time, in a land far away - well

Sunday, 21 October 2012

Thursday, 18 October 2012

Wednesday, 17 October 2012

De Little Birds

This makes Qatar look nearly as good as Budapest

The Grass is Riz

Well, well. I go away for

Saturday, 13 October 2012

Thursday, 11 October 2012

Letting the Jeans Out of the Bottle

When I'm in London I sometimes stay in a club which has

Tuesday, 9 October 2012

Skin Deep

I rarely like new fashions when they first appear. Only

Monday, 8 October 2012


I've said before, once or twice, that

Sunday, 7 October 2012

Wednesday, 3 October 2012

Communist Grot

I mentioned Communist grot the other day. In case there

Monday, 1 October 2012

Fields of Knowledge

The time immediately after leaving university is usually