A man on the brink of unemployment listens to a voice that tells him what to do next.
Dick is a resident in the high secure unit at Narrowless prison. In this episode, he has a session with the prison shrink
I got talking with this American dude at the Dog and Duck. He was from Arizona or someplace. Not a happy bunny. His horse just ran and he’d blown a thousand bucks. He was sitting there half wasted at the bar, drowning his sorrows. I asked him how he was liking London. ‘Like any other […]
Is misogyny OK if women indulge themselves? Two female authors revelled in hating their own sex. I’ve just finished Little Tales of Misogyny, by Patricia Highsmith, and Girl Friday, by Charlotte Roche. The latter is not yet available in English and the original German title is Ein Mädchen für Alles. There is the first fascinating […]
It was the red shoes that did it for me, for my husband the overpowering waft of perfume. The whole cruise for us was to be governed by these two things. It would have been uneventful and enjoyable but for this one passenger Even as we boarded the coach that was to take us to […]