England

London

The only thing that comes as close to good as calling London my home is returning to London and slipping back in as if I’d never been away. I arrived back last week, sat in my beloved Patisserie Valerie on Soho’s Old Compton Street and began listing what it is about London, why this place … Continue reading

England

Soho Nights

I have to confess to being absent for too long when I find out, a year late, that an old friend has written and published a book about the place where we met. Bernie disappeared from my life years ago and re-entered it last night while doing a curious search for an old workplace, The … Continue reading