Author Archives: Editor

Coffee triolet. Café-au-lait?

Right. As Reed has utterly humiliated herself, and me, with the above stupid pun, I am taking over this post. Reed, go and make the coffee. What drove the first of us to try This bitter, dark, and devilish drink? … Continue reading

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Tell you what…

…shall I start forcing Reed to post daily again? (She’s writing poetry in bed at the moment. For God’s sake).

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Holding pattern

I apologise for this continued interruption of normal service. Reed’s current excuse is that she dropped a box of books on her toes at work today. Though what the hell her feet have to do with her typing abilities I … Continue reading

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Your obedient servant

It’s been a week. Reed has posted every day for six consecutive days. It was jolly well was going to be seven, but we had that hiccup last night when the wonders of technology went all unwonderful for a few … Continue reading

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Daily or bust

No, this isn’t Reed. Reed is lying on the bed reading fantasy novels and drinking tea. While she’s safely out of the way and can’t argue, I am announcing that this week, as of today, Monday the 10th of June, … Continue reading

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Talk amongst yourselves

Having spent two whole weeks off in the real world skulking about in an office, Reed has come back here only to go away again. Reed will be Abroad for a week. I am sure Abroad has a plenitude of … Continue reading

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Carbonated

I’m sorry, but you are going to have to follow the link before any of this makes sense. I am not prepared to spend the afternoon cutting and pasting. www.scalzi.com/whatever/My 1998 Meandering Essay on Coca-Cola Done that? Read it all? … Continue reading

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Dumpster-diving

Reed and I are feeling very uninspired at the moment. Macbeth on the battlements, ‘To-morrow, and to-morrow, and to-morrow, creeps in this petty pace from day to day,’ uninspired, though I admit that at least we aren’t afflicted with the … Continue reading

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The Commentator’s Official Lunch

Well, ladies and gentlemen, this little venture has been trundling on for over a month now and we even have friends. Time for some back-slapping and general gratulation. The Good Samaritan Award for First Commentator Ever goes to David B, … Continue reading

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HOW many?

Well, it seems that Reed is not actually blogging very much at the moment. I can assure you she sits down at the computer quite as often as I could desire, but then almost immediately gets back up again to … Continue reading

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