All posts from June 2024

Film concert: dinosaurs with light sabers

Why is the toy dinosaur holding a light saber? It’s to promote the upcoming London City Orchestra concert of film music at Cadogan Hall on 14 July. I take care of social media for the orchestra and wanted to find a different way to share the news. One of the cellists in the orchestra, Anna […]


A postcard from Shoeburyness

Yesterday I went to Shoeburyness in Essex. I’d never been there before and was inspired to go by a dream I had not long ago. In the dream, a man came up to me and said, quite crossly, “I’ve come all the way from Shoeburyness.” His tone was accusing, as though I’d somehow forced him […]