The hermit crab, the feral pigeon and the finer points of collaboration.

January 25th, 2017


Anyone who has ever encountered hermit crabs will probably have discovered that they come in different sizes, in other words they grow. Not a completely noteworthy thought, I agree, however, have you ever considered what happens when a hermit crab grows? One day it wakes up, stretches its pincers and notices everything is a bit… read more


‘I know this really great designer – she’s really cheap’

December 8th, 2014


The next time I overhear someone say this I think I might get violent. I guess I should stop spending my time crafting blog posts and learn to deliver a killer right hook instead then. Why does hearing this make me want to start hitting people? Because its gleeful assumption that the cheaper you can… read more


Kate Bush made me feel like an underachiever.

October 7th, 2014


A life time of waiting had taken me beyond hysterical days before – I was speechless and agog in the extreme by the time we were actually seated (three rows from the front – oh yes!) and Kate Bush actually appeared leading her line of singers onto the stage. Before the Dawn unfolded to be… read more