Category Archives: Slightly Frivolous

  1. Magyarország Forever!

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    September 2, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Magyarország is Hungary, and today is the feast of St Stephen of Hungary, who was not only the nation’s first …
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  2. William Shakespeare, Joss Whedon, and Father Director Walk into a Bar…

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    July 20, 2013 by lucieromarin

    …(Yes, I saw ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ last night! Then I wrote this): WS: I ask you both to help …
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  3. The Continuum

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    July 13, 2013 by lucieromarin

    I mentioned that I’ve been reading John Saward’s “Sweet and Blessed Country: the Christian Hope for Heaven.” If your idea …
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  4. A Day Out, with Lace

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    June 16, 2013 by lucieromarin

    I’ve just returned from a giant Craft and Quilt Fair, to which I took myself after being ordered by a …
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  5. Fewer Chaperones; More Ninjas!

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    May 30, 2013 by lucieromarin

    It’s unfair of me to complain about the failings of others – in this case, the failings of my legitimate …
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  6. Okay, Let’s Play…

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    May 23, 2013 by lucieromarin

    …hypotheticals! Given the lateness of the hour and the festive character of what’s left of Pentecost, this seems better than …
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  7. Servers versus Choristers

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    May 2, 2013 by lucieromarin

    The relationship between servers and choristers is like the ancient rivalry between vampires and werewolves – two races equally legendary, …
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  8. Brooding – a Postscript with Mutants

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    April 13, 2013 by lucieromarin

    So, having established that the essence of brooding is not just the sitting upon something for a long time, but …
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  9. Overheard in the Dressing-Rooms (An Imaginary Conversation)

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    April 2, 2013 by lucieromarin

    The characters: Lydia (tall and chunky, with masses of rich, brown curls, and a slightly fearsome expression), Penelope (a shy, …
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  10. Xīn Nián Kuài Lè! (Happy New Year!)

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    February 10, 2013 by lucieromarin

    It’s Chinese New Year, which means red lanterns bobbing in the trees outside our chapel, and drawling Australian voices saying …
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