My childhood pet bird died the other week but it’s okay because I didn’t like it much.
That being said, the 19 year old animal had been..
Wellington International is apparently among the least popular airports for commercial pilots due to its preposterously short runway. Comi..
On first contact, everything I have ever been addicted to had an immediate effect on my energetic field.
My first underage cigarett..
You know your conversation is getting interesting when it’s too loud even for New Yorkers.
We are catching up with some old kiwi fr..
We were all washing up after the Christmas Eve meal. (Have the ham on Christmas Eve, cook the turkey on Christmas Day and serve it wit..
One of the more interesting things that struck me about re-reading the Simonomicon oeuvre late last year was a throwaway comment relat..
I used to go there every second week. At fourteen I fell in love with the place fro..
Seasonal Magic Disorder. It’s like SAD but, you know, for magic.
Let’s leave aside anything calendrical here, like Oak/Holly Kings ..
You would think my last post was ‘the Halloween post’ but no. This is it. Because it has vampires and demons and death.
Also because th..
An interesting article in the Telegraph caught my eye yesterday. Half of all Muslim men and three quarters of all Muslim women in Britain ..
Nothing like travel to make you think of home.
Especially when you’re sitting in the Piazza della Signoria, drinking a beer as earl..
A dear school friend accompanied me on my recent trip to Nottingham.
Through a series of ‘random’ coincidences, he has ended up as the ..
The deck came to mind as I sat in the Place D..
It’s something I’m..
Magic is like music in many ways. It’s filled with fans and aficionados that delight in knowing more about something than everyone els..