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C. Revisited

A recent trip through the small provincial town of C. brought many memories to my mind. This town, once known for its inventors, is now mainly famous for tall poplar trees and a Sunday market, where the local farmers proudly display their gangrenous potatoes and handmade tea-towels adorned with embroidered rodents. 1,030 more words

Irreverent Reveries

A Good Gig

a memoir of some time I spent in a curious subculture

It was very early on a warm Summer’s Sunday morning, of a warm Summers night. 681 more words


Oh You Dirty Dog...

Nights are getting lighter and warmer, and with it comes a Springish, Summerish tale. I’m pretty sure I was about 20 or 21 at the time, afraid I can’t be any more accurate than that. 2,484 more words



I got a lift home from the pub with a friend of a friend who I’d met that night.  Paul was nice albeit a bit hyper and very talkative.   1,841 more words


National Trust acquires England’s first dogging site

The National Trust has announced the purchase of four acres of woodland adjoining the lorry park of Cherwell Valley Motorway Services on the M40. The Trust claims the site is ‘England’s first dogging location, according to authenticated records and personal testimony’. 784 more words


Sex and Seatbelts - a modern love affair

Motoring journalism. It’s a barrel o’ laughs. The constant stream of press releases into my inbox includes tyre launches, Dragons Den pitches about tyres, invitations to events about… tyres. 814 more words