Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Lazy Tour of Two Lazy Apprentices: a minor work by Wilkie Collins and Charles Dickens

I sometimes have a problem with endnotes in books, as I have mentioned elsewhere. If I’m reading a book and there are footnotes, I am drawn to look at them, even though they interrupt the flow of the story and … Continue reading

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Time Up for Time Team?

Dig by Wire: this was the first episode of Time Team in the new series, and I found it very disappointing (I had been looking forward to it). There are two new presenters who came over as extremely lightweight, one … Continue reading

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