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The Week of Small Frustrations…

We had a technology revolt in the flat last week. One device after another either went on strike, or disintegrated into a pile of metal, plastic and frustration (mine). The landline phone went first. It’s been sulking for a while, … Continue reading

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Pass the torch…

I remember power cuts, way, way back, it must have been in the 1970s. Sitting in our flat in Glasgow, candles lit, me and my family illuminated centre stage and the rest of the room in black darkness – it … Continue reading

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