Category Archives: Future Files

Plus ca change, plus c’est la meme chose

A report in the newspaper today that a seventy-year-old woman (Dawn Sword) had died alone and lay at home for six months until her decomposed body was discovered. Reminds me of the opening lines of my book, Future Files, which … Continue reading

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TV viewing trends

Article in USA Today last week by Amy Chua (author of Tiger Mother) saying that the average American child spends 66% more time watching TV than attending school (no source quoted). This feels wrong to me. Screens perhaps but TV? … Continue reading

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Future Files – in French (Merci bien Jérôme!)

Jérôme Defaix (whom I’ve never met but now like enormously) has just translated chapter one of Future Files into French. I guess this means he liked it. If anyone would like a copy just email me and I’ll send the … Continue reading

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