Me

New Friends

A little before Christmas I was contacted by an American couple who were seriously considering consummating their love affair with Italy by having a serious

Far too late!

I should be in bed, but I’ve been exchanging emails with an American web entrepreneur who is coming over to Milan shortly, and thinking about

Just Plain Weird

I caught myself at it today, and I realised that I always do it. I live in Italy. I work in Italy. I speak to

With Some Trepidation

It’s not every day that I get to email someone who was a Pulizer Prize finalist. So, it was with some trepidation that I emailed

I’m a Virtual MEP

A week or so ago I got an email through this blog from a certain Jonty who, I think, goes to Shrewsbury school.  Shrewsbury school,

In Court Tomorrow

Yes, tomorrow, and I’ve just phoned to confirm that the hearing is going ahead, I will be appearing as a witness in a case in

Supercilious Git

One of my commenters accused me of being pretentious, and she may have a point. But I wonder how many other people think that I’m