Hello saucepot. I was offered a job this week. I’m EXTREMELY excited about it. I've also been thinking about people who are so attractive it makes it…
This week’s Pocket Polymath comes to you from Roisin, a dear friend, former colleague and one of my co-writers on the HEX Science newsletter. She’s…
Greetings, love, from my super king bed! After two years of virus dodging, I have finally succumbed. I am lying down writing this, with a tissue stuffed…
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Hi darling, Welcome to what I’m dubbing the ‘unofficial headf*** issue’. That’s right, this week’s stories - from maths to grammar to penguin’s mouths …
Hey buster! I resigned from my permanent, full-time job three weeks ago. I’ve decided to go freelance as a writer and editor. Scary shit – I’m feeling…
What’s up, buttercup? This week I found out the New Yorker has been spying on me for years. This piece explains how leaving dishes to soak, refusing to…
Hey hotdog! This week I’ve been thinking about Mike Patton, who I have a ridiculous soft spot for. Faith No More, Mr Bungle (one of my fave bands of all…
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Hiya, chuckles. Am I glad to see you today. I’ve been thinking about nuclear war. Wait, wait, come back! 
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