Why you should never accept sweets from Jared Diamond

Don’t read this blog expecting latest updates on anything or commentary on what is happening now. I’ve started season 2 of Breaking Bad, I won’t get to watch the new seasons of Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead until next year, and I’ve never seen an advance review copy of a book in my […]


Captain of Industry

Slam!, and he was on the floor, clutching his head, overwhelmed.   At the same time, he was standing, thrusting upwards with a great shard of perspex, a handy sabre grabbed from the rubbish strewn across the squat.   Felt the press of humanity, the closeness of so many bodies, their stink, the smells of […]