Jun 7, 2021

CliffCentral Covid

Well, this is more of a blog than anything I’ve written for a while… Covid has come to CliffCentral. We like coming up with clever alliterative […]
May 25, 2021

How to Argue

Not a week goes by where you don’t see two neanderthals abusing each other because they have a different point of view online. Do you wonder, […]
May 17, 2021


Sometimes you need to stop and take a breath. Perhaps last year’s pandemic and the resulting drastic lockdown measures gave many of us that opportunity. Armed […]
Apr 16, 2021

“Get On With It!”

His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh died on Friday the 9th of April 2021, at the age of 99. I had the pleasure […]
Mar 11, 2021


The old aristocracy of Europe, the dying embers of which glow faintly in the monarchies of the West and whose blood dilutes itself in far-flung corners […]
Feb 22, 2021

Twitter Trends

On Friday I became a trending topic on Twitter. Nothing unusual here – I’ve been used to this since social media became a big deal in […]
Feb 8, 2021

Little Things

Maybe I’m getting old – or wise (I’ll leave it to you to decide) – but I’m taking more and more pleasure in small rituals. Perhaps […]
Dec 31, 2020
Farewell blog

Farewell to a very weird year

2020 will soon be behind us, and with the possible exceptions of Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos, nobody will be sad to see the back of […]