Monthly Archives: October 2015

Fanning with Manhattan and The Oji-Poji Guy

Being the next installment of ‘From North America Notebooks’ Friday evening, Midtown, New York, and a rainstorm earlier than forecast. Incoming at the bar are soak-shocked and, once seated, softly steaming. In a group of friends one woman makes with … Continue reading

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From North America Notebooks – People

In the Oyster Bar at Grand Central, New York, there’s a couple of co-workers on what’s obviously a first romantic date. He tells her how happy he always was when he saw ‘[She]… is typing a message’ on his screen; … Continue reading

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My October Symphony, Part 5 – This Time

Painting the new weatherboard on our old front door. Printing off the revised draft (4) of the comedy script I’ve been working on (proper, this time) this year. Packing – or at least a start. It’s been four years since we … Continue reading

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