The dreaded dentist

No, I'm not going to the dentist. But three of my eight colleagues have been in the last week so we've been talking about it a lot at work. I have a ridiculously over-sensitive gag reflex. It means a dentist can't even give me a quick check-up. When I was seventeen or eighteen, I broke... Continue Reading →

Schooling in Switzerland

Right now, as this is published, I'm in Switzerland. I used to live in Switzerland, in fact. I was a student and I had a compulsory year spent studying in a region that spoke my language, which was French (and Spanish, but we don't talk about that). I never fancied the Riviera or Paris but... Continue Reading →

What’s In My Bag?

Another post more suited to YouTube - everyone likes to have a nose at what people are carrying around with them, so here's my bag and its contents. The bag Over the years I've had an assortment of bags and backpacks but in January, I decided it was time I had a proper bag like... Continue Reading →

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