Monthly Archives: September 2014

Head up above the parapet

I want to go home, I am tired.  My head aches.  I have a shingles / chickenpox-ish sort of out break on my face.  Perhaps soon I will be scarred as well as wrinkled.  God I hope not. One of … Continue reading

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Democracy rules this week

I am not really a political animal although everyone who knows me knows I have an opinion on most things.  This week it is hard to avoid politics and I find myself interested in not one but three polling events. … Continue reading

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Intellectual Challenge

Nothing like a challenge to fire you. In the interests of doing a half-way decent job on a project in China, I said “I’m a quick reader, I’ll take the first book.”  So the big question is, will I get … Continue reading

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