Sir F. Chook, Inventor of Leopard Oil

Likeness captured upon a daguerrotype machine in Japan, July 1891


Wherein the Author reflects upon certain topical & personal issues of the Day.

The archive for October, 2012

The following lettres were posted during this month:

Making, Sharing & Filing Stories

Posted upon the 23rd of October, 2012

Remember the Fallen London Kickstarter that I mentioned a couple of months ago? Well, it was successful beyond the wildest hopes of its creators – it achieved its goal within hours, and went on to reach 455% of that goal and four of its six stretch goals! And, more exciting still, The Silver Tree is […]

Of Diets Most Diabolical

Posted upon the 14th of October, 2012

This post originally appeared on the BryonySeries blog. For a number of years, I have been a practising vegetarian (a curious expression – a non-practising vegetarian would, I suppose, be one brought up in the faith, but who now only forgoes meat at Easter and Christmas.) Meatless diets have been prescribed throughout history, by different […]