Amazon is modern slavery. Workers are paid poor wages to work in awful conditions and they’re the lucky ones. It’s consumers that are the real slaves in this equation. With each new purchase sovereign power is surrendered. Local spending power for the good of the local neighbourhoods of our towns and villages is diminished. Every […]
Charlie and I are in Jaipur for a month on business. Today, we’ve been out for a stroll after lunch and happened upon many of Rajasthan’s top Anglophiles. Despite the city being in the grip of a corona mask wearing frenzy, locals were only too eager to capture our attention for a few minutes in […]
There’s always an angle. Make sure everyone benefits. The work is in finding the right balance.
Sometimes we’re full of ideas and energy. Sometimes we’re not. Whatever we’re involved with if it’s worth doing we’re going to need to show up. And that means staying the distance. As I enter the back ninety of this year long daily blogging project I’m doubling down on my commitment to complete it. I’ve had […]
An October harvest moon is a one in three shot. Two out of three times the harvest moon lands in September. The harvest moon is determined by the proximity to the autumnal equinox. The harvest moon is a seasonal event; farmers take the opportunity to work late into the night under the light of the […]