What I’ve learned from a year of lockdown

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A graphic of a calendar showing the date "February 25 Sunday"

I expect everyone will be writing these pieces soon. So here’s my cliché-ridden effort. I’ve found this year to be… liberating. I can stay up all night, knowing I can roll out of bed and be instantly at work. I can be as social as I like – and I can decline invitations if I’m…

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Do you want to be friends with your courier?

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Hi, I'm Local Courier I am your local courier, I like delivering parcels.

My life is an endless stream of courier deliveries right now. Welcome to lockdown life. Recently, I received an email saying that a driver had delivered a parcel. They’d dumped it on my porch without ringing the bell, then ran back to their vehicle. That’s fair enough. These people are given hellishly ambitious targets and…

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Happy Birthday @Summerbeth!

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Liz drinking from a Viking horn.

I started dating Liz – my now wife – one cold January back at university. We were young and disgustingly in love. This was it – 💕true love💕! And then, right in our honeymoon phase, she left to Australia for the summer holidays. We both wailed and made overly dramatic speeches about how we’d stay…

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