Recharging batteries

I'm spending the morning recharging batteries. Not my own, for once. I feel well and truly recharged after my Nordic tour, though as usual it's anybody's guess how long that feeling will last. I'm just preparing to go away for approximately 36 hours so I thought I'd better make sure my Kindle(s) and phone were …

In between times

After a week in which I spent every evening in the black cavernous space behind the scenes in a theatre, and during the preparations for a week in which I will travel across Europe by train, tunnel, train, ferry, train, ferry and train, give a paper at a conference and return by very nearly the …