30 January 2014
Here’s a funny thing: my bedroom has started smelling again. Not a terribly bad smell, but musty and slightly...
23 January 2014
The Beloved is committed to it.
16 January 2014
A home needs a girlfriend, or a Clavinova.
19 December 2013
I have been trying to work out lately whether I am clever or stupid. On the one hand, I have been brooding for some...
13 December 2013
To St Michael’s Church in Highgate with the children for the annual Christmas concert. This is, I know, the most...
12 December 2013
We got a new toilet.
05 December 2013
At the time of writing, I do not know whether the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special will be any good but it had...
28 November 2013
Why even stay in London?
21 November 2013
November 8, 2013. A letter has been printed in this magazine. “Oh, for God’s sake,” it begins,...
14 November 2013
And which is harder to endure?
07 November 2013
I was once told live on air that I wouldn't have fought in World War II.
31 October 2013
It is hard to be without money.
24 October 2013
You don't argue with people wearing shoes like that.
17 October 2013
Becoming an expert on Adorno in three days.
10 October 2013
The return of the schoolgirl gang.