Month: January 2015

Don’t You ‘Actually’ Me! – What I Really Think about The Guardian’s ‘What I’m Really Thinking’ column

Let’s get this clear from the start: I wouldn’t dream of reading any newspaper other than The Guardian – except perhaps possibly maybe The Independent – but the What I’m Really Thinking column which appears in the Guardian Weekend magazine renders me puce with apoplectic rage every Saturday morning. The idea of this column is that…

Jelly Rot and Black Bulgar

Photographed while out on a very muddy walk yesterday: both Jelly Rot and Black Bulgar are widespread, neither of them are horribly poisonous or anything interesting like that, but the Black Bulgar will stain your fingers if you touch it.