Category Archive for 'Food/Drink'

Review: Jun’ichiro Tanizaki – “In Praise of Shadows”

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

I’ve give this monograph on Japanese aesthetics 1/5 due to the nationalistic and racistic contents. It’s like a cross between a great issue of the magazine “Wallpaper” with “Mein Kampf”.

The past week in pictures

Monday, March 13th, 2017

The past week collated in a few pictures.

Being a man (not): mending a lamp, cooking food

Monday, February 6th, 2017

I’ve been really manly: mending a lamp, cooking, washing dishes, clothes, making the bed. Yup.

Lyle’s in Shoreditch, 2017: a review

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Just a few words on a great restaurant in Shoreditch, London, called Lyle’s.

Tony Fletcher on The Smiths and “Meat Is Murder”

Friday, August 26th, 2016

Another quote from Tony Fletcher’s excellent book on The Smiths, this time about the song “Meat Is Murder” and vegetarianism.