Archive for April, 2007


Friday, April 27th, 2007

I have a telly. Can’t believe it. I don’t like TV. But I was down in the shared cellar the other day throwing out my recycling and I  noticed a cardboard box in the corner. Now lately I put my gas-pillar office chair down there when it started to leak stinky hydraulic fluid all over […]

Congratulations Dr Jim

Thursday, April 26th, 2007

Monday just past my friend Jim became Dr Steel. It’s been great to see him confidently going through the procedure of writing up, submitting and arranging a jury. French defenses are different from British ones. Where mine was a private meeting between me and my internal and external examiners in my supervisor’s office with Sophia […]

A rash incident

Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

I was sitting under a tree that looked a bit like this…

London Lindy Exchange

Thursday, April 19th, 2007

So last weekend was LLX (and my glued suede shoes were great!). Here are a few photos. Saturday night’s band

Glued suede shoes

Friday, April 13th, 2007

I always wanted a pair of dance sneakers with chrome suede soles. About a year ago Mithi gave me her left-over suede and some glue. This week I finally got round to sticking the stuff on ready for the London Lindy Exchange this weekend. Fab! I’ve been sliding around on my parquet all evening!