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Arrival in London Town

We’re here!!! Our flights went as they should have, with of course the token baby thrown in. But alas, neither my mom nor I were able to sleep on the flight over (very desirable when your flight lands at 9:00am). 214 more words

Ten Weeks on T

I hit ten weeks on T on Tuesday, so here is my weekly 90-second update video.

Becoming Nick

Reimagining car-sick Charing Cross

This is what Charing Cross looks like just now, from above (thank you Google Maps):

It’s an incredibly brutal environment, and given its role as the primary gateway between the city centre and the West End its condition is nothing short of a scandal. 514 more words


The Streets Of London - Part Three

Corner of Strand and Charing Cross Road

When you are travelling by road to the metropolis you will see signposts saying how many miles you are away from London. 558 more words


The Bored Girl at the End of the 'Phone - Part 1

An Existential Quandary

Having never managed to get round to reading Sartre’s Nausea, I recently checked the general meaning of existentialism with my younger, learned brother. 903 more words


Summer 1944, Recollected in Tranquillity

We watched the fiery particle go droning like a midge
Through smoky pearl of skies at evening, over Lambeth Bridge;
It fell to thoughtful silence, as it lost the driving spark, 162 more words


A London Pit-Stop

I take any opportunity I can to go to London. It is one of my favourite cities in the world (along with this bunch… 716 more words