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Late Night Wanderings

These past few days I’ve spent more time awake at night than in the day, an arrangement which seems to have suited me fine so far. 1,074 more words


The First Friday

It’s the first match-day after the international break, what should have been the first truly normal day since the events of last week. Of course it’s not quite that simple. 1,107 more words


The Problem with Time

Before this week I had the opposite problem, then there was too much to do and too little time to do it all in. Now it seems like there’s nothing but time, empty time which needs filling somehow. 1,471 more words


Are long days turning us into substance-fuelled zombies?

I like working in London, and I like living in Sussex. For as long as that’s the case (which I’m sure it will be for a while yet), I have to get from A to B somehow. 231 more words


George Washington Slept Here... Twice!

The black darkness of night — before electric lights – is hard for us to imagine today. We assume life simply stopped as our ancestors awaited day’s return, though historical research suggests it did not.  924 more words

Natural History

The Day of Ginter - Part 1

A somewhat happy ending to a strange and not particularly happy week. Only somewhat happy in the sense that I got my wish, Freiburg are top of the table but it’s not exactly earned. 1,272 more words


What Your Nap Says About You

It’s a rainy day, the clouds are covering the sun and the sky looks gloomy. Class is done for the day. It’s dark in the room and no work needs to be done. 875 more words