Small Talk

One of life’s great skills, I am told, is the ability to make small talk.  That is the ability to make conversation at times when there is little of importance to be said.  Or to look at it another way, the ability to seem enthusiastic when discussing things of no …

Who makes this shite?

I was meandering around a shopping centre last week, with no particular purpose other than to enjoy the air con and wile away half an hour or so.  Shopping close to my house is not a particularly fulfilling experience, but as we are in Asia, occasionally leads to some great …