Why commute first class?

Once again, I find myself grappling with life’s many unanswered questions during my morning commute. I’m on the 0837 from Hither Green to London Waterloo East. It’s a packed train but I’ve betted on the last carriage having a few free seats. When I stepped onto the train I discover there is one, but it’s […]

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Break with convention

Convention has it (I’ve always thought) that every new working day should see me sporting different attire. Back in the day when I was a IT boy, this meant wearing a different shirt and tie every day. It wasn’t long before dressing for work became an automatic process, completed in a dimly lit room. Little […]

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New Desk

Not only is it BBC Radio 3’s birthday today (offering up the chance to offer a belated birthday wish for the defunct Light Programme which preceeded it) but it’s also the day I move officially to my new desk. The previous incumbent’s abandoned paperwork has been positioned somewhere away from me and I’ve taken up […]

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