Monthly Archives: November 2011

Not Kansas

I knew we weren’t in Kansas anymore when my friend Carla told me that her new boyfriend had hired a cherry picker so he could have┬áthe gargoyles’ ears cleaned. There seemed no proper response to that, other than to say … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

This week I was asked if Thanksgiving was as wholesome and heart-warming as it seems to an outsider. I said yes, and explained why. But, the more I have thought about this, the more I realised that I was wrong. … Continue reading

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Who Are These People?

This is not a rhetorical question. I have just been sent a photo from my high school reunion – a reunion that I was not at, being in London as I am – and I have to say that I … Continue reading

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Bring Back the Quill

This is going to be a very short post. I am terrified of writing anything. Or of┬ápressing any buttons. Or of walking too close to the keyboard in case I bump against something, which knocks over something, which rolls into … Continue reading

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