Food, glorious food critics

Food critic

My children will not let me forget the time I returned a glass of wine (politely) because it was ‘undrinkable.’ Really, Mum. Really? The shame. No, the wine wasn’t good, but nor was that piece of pomp which has since heightened my filters to other self-appointed food critics. (Looking at you hard, ‘Masterchef’). Damning a restaurant [...]

Silent Sunday 108

Silent Sunday 108

Street Life

Homeless person

Rushing into the bank to grab bus fare from the cashpoint, I sniffed the smell of homelessness before I saw the young man sleeping in an inadequate sleeping bag on the floor of the bank’s foyer. Taking a keener look at the other early morning patrons, I realised they were also people in varying degrees [...]