Monthly Archives: January 2013

Why not liven up boring goodbyes in public places

… by loudly shouting “I will do no such thing, now GOOD DAY to you sir!”, turning on your heel and stalking off? Advertisements

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Unexpected historical hotties, no.1

  Hermann Rorschach, 1884-1922. He can blot my ink anytime!

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Adventures in freelance journalism no.1

I once got asked to find “about 10” people who had sold kiss and tell stories to the tabloids and interview them for a glossy magazine. I pointed out that they were quite likely to be the sort of people … Continue reading

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Mums are brilliant.

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A Christmas conversation

“Did I tell you about the puddle?” asks my father not-in-law. “No.” I settle into my chair. “It had been there for years, every winter, the kids had to wade through it, and I got it solved in five phone … Continue reading

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