Category Archive: Politics

Tales from an English Sauna – Brexit, Amorousness & Gossip

The couple in their twenties whisper to each other and begin kissing. Some minutes of sighs and lip-smacking pass and the heat intensifies. No-one acknowledges the awkwardness.

The Day The Presses Stopped

The world just lost a beacon as it enters one of its darkest hours.

Homeless Mike – Part 2

It’s been a long day – a few long days in fact – and I could use a drink. That’s not great, I know, but that’s reality, at least it is for me… Continue reading

‘I fucking hate men’ – A call to arms for heroes and gentleman everywhere

Last week I read Estelle Tang’s open letter in the Guardian to all her male friends, explaining what it’s like to be a woman who is sexually victimised and verbally and physically assaulted… Continue reading

9/11, Ten Years On – Revisited

I wrote the below piece two years ago… I’m reposting today because it’s the twelve year anniversary of 9/11. And also because, as we sit watching another huge war tear the Middle East… Continue reading