How To Post A Card in Parma -Five Easy Steps

Step 1. Do not go to the post office. Even if that seems to make sense. Don’t sit on a chair with your list of countries and number of stamps required written down to avoid confusion ( not because you don’t trust your two term Beginner’s Italian), clutching your ticket and waiting for your number … Continue reading

Being Good At Pizza Express

Beer in Danger & Gregory Dressed for Bear

There are few incongruities in this world like the Pizza Express on Dean Street which has of all things a jazz club in the basement. My very fixed¬† sense of jazz elitism ( a state contrary to the freedom of the music itself doesn’t bother me one bit)¬†recognises the music’s urban beginnings in supper clubs, … Continue reading