April 4, 2011

Site Architects, bicycles and digs at car culture

Idiosyncratic architects are often overlooked. Their work defies the shared values of camps, so is hard to write about, or appreciate. Add the fact that James Wines himself starts life as King of kitsch, and next […]
April 3, 2011

After a weekend of speed

   Brother I was there in the 80s when Kylie and Danni Minogue wrote sisters are doing it for themselves. Man, in the 70s, I had an aunty who knew how to drive. Dr. Behoovinig needs […]
April 3, 2011

My cat posted this, by sitting on the keyboard

20. my family are now speculating, this is the cat’s way of threatening me, telling me I have 20 days left to live.
March 31, 2011

Promote my blog and win a cat

For four months now, I’ve seen the monthly number of hits to this blog reach not quite 5000. For a man who has always been able to rely on his looks, who employs his words for […]
March 30, 2011

Cyclists’ unbalanced perspectives

From Left: Reyner Banham, architectural critic or crazy cyclist?; Lincoln Cathedral; your average bicycle shed. Oh we cyclists are such a prickly bunch, aren’t we! The architectural critic and theorist Reyner Banham rode his bike everywhere, […]