A year under trees

For my wife and I, 2019 began in a special place, for a special reason. We got married in May last year, but decided to hold off our honeymoon until the winter, to best enjoy the opportunity to escape the winter dampness, and escape both literally and figuratively. We went to Costa Rica. We had our… (Read more)

Recession, paper, breakdown, culture.


"But when I say starvation, destruction, migration, disease and war, I mean in your own life. With the power down, soon you wouldn’t have water coming out of your tap. You will depend on your neighbours for food and some warmth. You will become malnourished. You won’t know whether to stay or go.… (Read more)

John is dead

John is dead. He died of cancer. He died a few weeks ago, but we only found out last week because our therapist broke the news. For the past 14 years, John had been part of small psychodynamic psychotherapy group in North London. I joined that group 3 years ago, after coming back from the… (Read more)