Tag Archives: London

With the Birds

I was sitting in a little park – a shared garden area – just off Baker Street. It was a Saturday morning and I was waiting for my slot at the barbershop just around the corner. I was early. I … Continue reading

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Everything I Do Gohn Be Funky

It might have been in Crouch End, it might’ve been in Camden. Either way, a pub on a work night. The very early nineties. Open mic, I heard a lovely lilting version of Elvis’s G.I. Blues. And then the same … Continue reading

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‘A Lady’ is Festive

Really nice to have located this ‘Seasonal’ output from the columnist / commentator of, I’m fairly confident in dating, the first decade or so of the 1900s – a fascinating insight into an Edwardian Christmas. Not too sure that the … Continue reading

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My October Symphony, Part 3 – London Jobs

On a break, of all things, from an unspecified living in Hong Kong, I took up a roost in a house in Ladbroke Grove, and from there busied back-and-to to two jobs – an occasional third – by way of … Continue reading

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