Contents may have shifted in flight

You will have noticed the new design; more observant visitors will recognize that I have changed over to the WordPress publishing system. New features and new pages will be coming online over the next couple of days and direct links to articles will have changed. Please let me know of any problems and don’t forget […]

Read more

Chäsbrätel

Winter is upon us again, which means we can eat Chäsbrätel as much as we like!

Read more

Patience

As I reached the curve in the road, I saw that the red car was still there, so I decided to pull in and see what all the fuss was about. I’d been past earlier that day, on my way down to Tom’s with the new rope that he needed, and the car had been […]

Read more

Earmuffs

It was a long night last night. The voices didn’t let you sleep much; they never do at the weekend, do they? It must have something to do with the excitement of the end of the week when you were a kid; when you were hustled through the darkness, packed onto a train and met […]

Read more

The Ring

I designed Jo’s engagement ring myself and it was made by a goldsmith associated with Rolf Dillmann in Berne. The ring contains two rubies and a diamond on a white gold band in a classic design. The band is slim where it joins the setting and increases in breadth towards the rear of the ring, […]

Read more

Yes

Yesterday evening, Jo agreed to be my wife. I am both the luckiest and happiest man alive.

Read more