August 17, 2004

King’s College Chapel at Sunset

Dear Dr. Pockless, Please forgive the use of a postcard, rather than a true letter, but I expect that this missive will be short, and I have something of a stockpile of these cards. I digress, more on that later. … Continue reading

August 5, 2004

Unexpected Music

The postman arrives, bills fall to the floor, My ebay purchase! I run to my door. A white, padded parcel enclosing CD Promotional album by Kid Symphony I’m tearing it open, but wait, what is this? A slipcase proclaiming – … Continue reading

July 30, 2004

Are You Lost?

I won’t be able to make it to cocktails today (I’ll be partaking of the bucks fizz at a friend’s wedding), but for anyone who’s accidentally scrolled down too far…

July 22, 2004

The Day Of The Ants

And lo, on the sixth day it came to pass. As was written in the scriptures the pavements opened (well there’s a crack in the concrete, but quite frankly, I think it’s been there a while now) and the multitudes … Continue reading

July 14, 2004


Having used up all of my song-related anecdotes with my 31 Songs misadventure last December, it was natural to turn to the music I’ve collected this year for inspiration. Not that that limits me to newly released CDs; the steady … Continue reading

June 18, 2004

How To… Be A Link-Whore

1. Wonder how you can shoe-horn a link into one of your posts 2. Realise that with his greater guest-week experience, your co-guest has chosen a much better theme than you 3. Get over your theme-envy by just stealing his … Continue reading