Monthly Archives: March 2013

À bientôt Benoît

I’m back in Blighty temporarily and I’m watching EastEnders and I don’t mind admitting it’s making me glad I don’t live in England any more (because EastEnders is exactly like real life in England, even down to the fact a … Continue reading

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Back in Pâques

One of the reasons I moved here is because it’s a bit backward. This isn’t a slight on Paris or France, it’s a compliment; I’m not saying its corrupt with a tinpot criminal justice system like Italy or anything, it … Continue reading

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J’ai un méchant frère

I’ve never much liked my name, so I’m quite enjoying the new way it’s delivered over here. When I say ‘Je m’appelle Jeremy‘, I have to pronounce the name part differently to how I’d say it in England because otherwise … Continue reading

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Minuit à Paris

Some vicious cleaning will ensue tonight here in postcard Paris, and I will be rolling up my sleeves. Tomorrow some flat-pack furniture is being put together over on the edgier east side by a strong woman we’re getting in, and I … Continue reading

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La vie héroïcomique

Bonjour tout le monde. A little bit about me then: Born in Cornwall, I left for the bright lights and the big city when someone twisted my arm enough. Having lived in London for 15 years and having got bored … Continue reading

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