Hints of spring; yet more winter (5.21)

This week I had my performance appraisal. It went well. My main concern was that when the discussion started, I looked out the window and saw a bee stuck in a spider’s web right in my eyeline, struggling to get itself free. And while I’m trying to say good things about what I did last… Continue reading Hints of spring; yet more winter (5.21)

Money, musicals and chess (4.21)

It must be great to be super-rich, mustn't it? I mean apart from the private jets, the champagne-and-caviar lifestyle, never having to clean the bathtub ever again, it's the security of knowing that even in a global pandemic, when a large part of the world is tumbling into poverty and uncertainty, your own personal bubble… Continue reading Money, musicals and chess (4.21)