He Knew He Was Right

Writing about He Knew He Was Right I am making my first venture into Trollope having been inspired by A Round-Heeled Woman. And it reminded me of how intransigent people can be in their relationships with other people – and why. A brief plot synopsis can be seen on Wikipedia – but what it doesn’t cover … Continue reading

Video Diary of a 60s Indian Immigrant

Writing about I for India (Yes, I do listen to far too much Radio 4 – picked this up from Front Row, it sounds like a wonderful piece of social history.) When Indian doctor Yash Pal Suri arrived in England in 1965, the very first thing he did was to buy two Super 8 cameras, … Continue reading


Betty Grable for my Money

If You have Headspace for Confusion…

Edie Sedgwick, Anna Karenina, Arlene Dahl.

Invisible Queues and Privacy Rules

Policy U–Turn

Some Girls Are Bigger Than Others

Bleak House