Leaping up for a cry in the night
I had hardly fallen asleep when a woman's scream filled the bedroom. Perhaps inspired by some knight of old, I leaped from under the duvet ready to come to the aid of the fair maiden.
Depressing the new press man
A strange memory link happened today involving smoking, and the former secretary general of the United Nations Kofi Annan, and one of the most painful moments of my teen years.
Spring! The perfect antidote for State crookery
Valentine's Day might well be a happy loving day for many, but it's a celebration that turns the corners down for me.
A wheely scary moment for a new van owner
Come for a drive, a friend said yesterday, and your correspondent, recovering from a ghastly winter flu, was very happy to accept the invitation.