Monthly Archives: January 2007


overheard on a train leaving York towards Newcastle. Lee(4) asking his sister Emma(5) about the things they could see out of the window and passing comment on the decline of the British manufacturing industry:- “What did they used to make … Continue reading

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Woman on the Edge of Time

And staying with books. Our first bookgroup choice this year is Woman on the Edge of Time by Marge Piercy. Just got the book and read the back cover.. any book with a highly approving nod from Pynchon is sure … Continue reading

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Zotero Bibliographies just got (even) easier. I have been experimenting with a new citation management tool for Firefox. Zotero It allows you to gather bibliographic information directly from library webpages. And stores them in a handy pop-up database to which … Continue reading

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A ver ver ver good friend just got tattooed at Living Image in Greenwich by Biko. He is a lovely young chap just starting out as a tattoo artist in his own right. He did a great job of interpreting … Continue reading

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Resolution not revolution

I love new years resolutions.. and find that the secret is to make resolutions that you can actually keep rather than choosing things that rely on stupidly optimistic wishful thinking or radical changes to your lifestyle. This year, in the … Continue reading

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