How Boxing Day Snuck Up On Us!

A story of accidental traditionalism . . . Just last week I wrote a how this year we decided to play down Christmas, partly because we live in a country where it’s not celebrated by most of our friends, and also because it has become more and more commercialized and this leads to public exploitation. So no Holly, […]

Scars that need help to mend

I’ve got a nasty scar on the back of my left thigh. It happened years ago, when I was shaving my legs for a drag act (don’t ask) when someone came into my room and, in surprise, I pulled the razor horizontally along my leg. It’s a neat cut: it wasn’t deep, but it bled […]