Monthly Archives: January 2017

Charlie Klopjag strikes again

My mother was a regular Charlie Klopjag (a fictional detective from a satirical column in the Sunday Times Passing Show, written by editor Joel Mervis) by which I mean an armchair detective.  There was not a crime or misdemeanour my … Continue reading

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How to keep cool in fortysomething degrees

Picture :  Husky safari in Finland Find a movie or TV series set in a polar location and watch it while everything around you melts slowly into the tarmac.  This really works. I discovered this fact many years ago when … Continue reading

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