Category Archives: comedy

The Case Of The Milliganese Tardis

What a delightful dream I had last night. I met Spike Milligan and went to his house to discuss some of my research ideas. As dreams go it’s right up there with the ones I have in which I am … Continue reading

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MarvellousSuperSmashingGreat

Good. Adjectival meaning, well, good. But in a sort of muted, apologetic, questioning way. As in ‘so that’s…good…isn’t it?’ “Yes, your house did burn to the ground but you weren’t inside it and you didn’t burn too so that’s good, … Continue reading

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Dr. No Parking

Thousands of screaming blades of grass give off such a nostalgic aroma as they’re cut. Not nostalgic to them, I’m sure, because they’re too busy being traumatised by motorised death, but nostalgic to me because I’ve never been traumatised by … Continue reading

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That’s The Very Piano Napoleon Played At Waterloo

You, bloody farmer, making me get up an hour earlier than I want to so you can plough your fields and scatter. If that were a phrase used euphemistically I think I’d be ok with it but you really plough … Continue reading

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How Cold My Toes, Tiddly-Pom

I’m told that if you venture outside into the Exeter lands today, you will notice snow happening to you. I’m told this but I cannot confirm it because I’m made of bed and asleep. I’m not even awake as I … Continue reading

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Rolling In The Deep

Roll up, roll up. Mop herrings, top desks, er discos. All of you roll up and take a gander at this sparkling Tuesday what I’ve laid on for you. Sunshine, patches of blue in that there sky, you’d have to … Continue reading

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Date Mail

There have been fourteen January notches on the twenty-nineteeny calendar place. Each has been carved with atoms but you can’t really trust the word of atoms; they make everything up. Science humour, mostly I don’t get it. I’m a humanities … Continue reading

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