Real love is for ever, not just for leap year

Home, somewhere in the French countryside. Today’s a free day! I don’t mean it’s a day with nothing to do (although, actually, that’s pretty much the plan) I mean it’s a day that is normally left out of calculations. 29 February 2012. A bonus day every four years. And a day that some cultures claim…

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Technophilia or Technophobia: you choose

Am I “on” or “in” the internet? Well, I’m using it to write this article on my website, so that means that I am “on” it. But if the internet – at least in its WWW form – is a giant library, and each website is a book, then I must also be “in” it….

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Preparing for Valentine’s Day

It’s early Monday morning and I am out of sorts. I spent Sunday in a traffic jam. Why? Because I decided to do something that seemed like a good idea at the time. I got up early to shoot into the city, get some shopping done before the crowds appeared, take a quick peek at…

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