Bananas are the new roses

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The carbon emissions from a single hot house-grown red rose are more than from 4 kilos of imported bananas, so I’m floating the idea of a dozen yellow bananas for next Valentine’s day. I set off on this potentially romantically … Read More

hopelessness and the unplayable piano

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This weekend Stormzy headlined at Glastonbury. Amazing creativity, energy, and perfectionism. A creative perfectionist who was part of my youth is the jazz pianist, Keith Jarrett, and the other day I heard this story about him. In the 70’s he … Read More