It’s really tedious when people keep talking about the weather. Unfortunately, it seems like we’re at that time of year when that’s all everyone does. And I’ve found that being far away from my friends is causing many a ‘four Yorkshiremen’-style battle of one-upmanship between my feet of snow and their feet of rain. My… Read More My amis and me in Miami
After I ran the Brooklyn half marathon I went on an extremely foolish spree of booking more races. Well, I booked two. But considering the size of this country and the number of races available at convenient times etc etc etc, as well as the price of the things, it felt like a little binge… Read More Chicago-go-go!
I’ve started ruining songs again. You know when you hear a song you like and then you play it seven thousand times until you never, ever want to hear it again? I’m about midway through that with a song from the show we went to see the weekend before last. Many people will be familiar… Read More A weekend a Week Late
This weekend I had another pact with another friend (named… I dunno, Fallulah. We may as well pick a rhyme scheme and stick with it). This time it was a hardcore queue-to-the-death ticket lottery pact to see Newsies. And again, we got in on our second go. It wasn’t quite the same kind of epic… Read More Victory, Heat and Maragaritas
So. In case anyone had failed to notice, I’ve become quite the seadog since I moved here. I start and end every day with a voyage. And just because that voyage is only 8 minutes along the Hudson, it doesn’t make it any less of a voyage. As far as I’m concerned a voyage is… Read More Yo Ho, Yo Ho, A Rowing Boat in Central Park And Wine For Me
Um… Yeah you read that right. My suspicions that Newport is secretly a wannabe holiday destination were proved completely correct yesterday when I got out of my building in the morning and was hit by warmth and the smell of the sea. It was almost like I imagine living in Cornwall, except nobody speaks Cornish and… Read More I’m British And Therefore Must Comment On The Weather