Why you gotta be so rude?

Rude mobile phone dinner

On early morning Twitter yesterday we were debating politeness as a possibly dying art. Wondering if it was our ageing sensibilities or whether people were genuinely less polite to each other. Politeness for all seasons? Incidentally, have you noticed early morning Twitter is by far the best time to have polite, disagreements and debates? If [...]

My breast cancer operation

Breast cancer awareness pink ribbon

This is a simple if surreal post about the fact I’m having a breast cancer operation on 4th November. If they don’t change the date. (Oops, changed in the time it took to write that sentence. Now 13th November.) Some weeks ago, I had taken a long weekend to relax and had just finished this [...]