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The Size of Newspapers

Awkward things newspapers. The full size versions that are still here and there are so huge and ungainly that you risk punching someone in the

The Web v Shops.

I’m sort of toying with the idea of recording a few .mp3 bits and bobs for my Englishisin web site, so the other day, I

An interesting request

Someone, I won’t say who, asked if I had any unpublished stories kicking around.  This person wants to translate a story for a translation competition. 

Solving World Water Shortage Problems with Air Conditioning!

We recently had an air conditioning system put in to help us survive the heat which hits Milan in the summer months, and in a round about sort of way, this got me thinking about a solution, in part, to water shortage in the world. Then there is the bleak prospect of water wars.

A success story

One of my students; and I deal with the less advanced levels; managed to land what could well be the job of this person’s dreams. 

A little niggle

My mouse, OK it’s a trackball really, sits on my right hand side, but all my program menus, and the tabs for this here WordPress