Monthly Archives: October 2011

302 – The End of It All

The night before the grand voyage overseas, my parents left my sister and I alone for some quality time together. She lives in London, in a district that, if not east of Ealing, is certainly in close proximity to it. … Continue reading

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301 – The Will

I, Campfire James Burning, being of approximately sound mind and a body that, while not as fit as it was before two weeks of incessant binging on British foodstuffs I’ll shortly no longer have access to, is still reasonably sound … Continue reading

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300 – The Cemetery

Everyone has a story.A couple years ago one of my neighbours gave me an exercise bicycle. He knew I was losing weight and had one kicking about the garage–did I want it? I took it off his hands; in return … Continue reading

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299 – The Game

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat, half-term’s filled the supermarket with tearaway tots and pumpkins haunt the vegetable aisle. It’s the time of year when the inexorable slide to year’s end begins, and you know what that means, … Continue reading

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298 – The State of the Game

I’m into my final days living in Britain. Everything’s packed bar a few odds and ends too small, too large or too odd to fit into the boxes I’ve already finished. I’ll find a way to fit them in eventually–he … Continue reading

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297 – The Rivalry

Across the boundary that divides dimensions there is another Campfire Burning. He goes by a different name and has a very different life but we come from same place and are to all intents and purposes the same person. I … Continue reading

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296 – The Mute

What’s the best thing about the Internet? The instantaneous dissemination of news? Social networking? Free porn? In a way all three answers are correct. The best thing about the Internet is a factor that unites them along with many other … Continue reading

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