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The Best British Short Stories 2013

Thanks to Salt for sending me this collection, the latest eclectic volume in their series.…

Make it New

Slack blogging around here of late, but I haven’t been completely idle. There was a…

Mayer Hersh

Yesterday was graduation day at Edge Hill for students in my department. It was great…

My Motorway Reading (2)

I’ve posted before about the fatuous and often bizarre language used by companies to describe…

Far out, man.

I spotted this poster whilst enjoying an excellent Warsteiner at Mary and Archie’s yesterday. I…

In this day and age

I found this story astonishing. In the year of my birth,  about a mile from…

Chinese Whispers

An interesting example of how stories are distorted in the telling, and how ‘news’ is…

Housekeeping

Playing around with Blogger’s new templates. I like this look – clean, I think.

The sublime Ella

In 1970-71, I had a Saturday job at a grocer’s on Oldham Street, Manchester. The…

Urban(e) Fox

Great snap of a foxy traveller.Credit: RadioKate