Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

Try these about Easter

1. Easter Day always occurs between March ?? and April ?? 2. Simnel is a fruit cake with marzipan – what’s marzipan? 3. In which country did the Easter bunny originate? 4. The Easter Act [1928] in the UK –…

That river in Egypt

Insisting on a non-reality as a reality, framing any debate strictly within the new faux lexicon and forcing people to accept it on pain of punishment – does that sound familiar? 1. The word ‘England’ Tomorrow is England’s day –…

Easter Monday

1. True love in London: 2. The post yesterday mentioning atheists etc. brought some responses via email and I’ve asked if I can use the text of one to put it all in some sort of perspective:

Das Boot – KISS

Again, the iPad has done its dastardly worst and shortened the pic horizontally but not vertically. She’s actually low and lean, with a powerful but simple rig. [As usual, click pic and keep clicking until it embiggens.] There are five…

The last until evening …

… well, until 16:30 anyway, when I run the last for now on Das Boot. I thought about posting the boat one tomorrow but as it’s concerned with building, creating things anew, not wallowing in destruction, then maybe it fits…