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Farewell to the Earth

List of contents

Farewell to the Earth / 9
The Retired Eunuch / 10
The Light Age / 11
Detective Fiction / 12
55 Mill Hill Road / 14
King Midas in the Golden Valley / 15
John Lennon on the Great Wall of China / 16
Backpacking Across Pangea / 17
The Small Architect / 19
The Novices / 20
Running with the Polish Airman / 21
Roadtrip / 22
Solo / 24
The Lakeland Poets Highjump Contest / 25
The Elizabethan Stag / 26
Noah / 27
How I Learnt the Finger Picking Style / 28
1 Graham Street / 30
Triathlon / 31
Saturday / 32
The Flood / 34
The Windmill Conversion Neighbourhood Watch / 36
The Queen's Master of the Swans / 38
Seamus Heaney's BlackBerry / 39
Wading the Humber / 40
The Skimmer King of the Antrim Coast / 42
Captain Sydney Smith (1874-1911) / 43
The Cat on the Dashboard / 44
The Chitrakar's Allotment / 45
Second Honeymoon / 47
The Royal Yacht / 48
Ring / 49
Returning / 50
Another Fine Mess / 51
Halos / 52
Exposure / 54
Out of the Bag / 55
Cortege / 56
The Tower / 57
You Do Not Need Your Wristwatch, There is a Clock on the Wall / 58
The Divebombers / 60
Amends / 62
Unheard Music / 63
Fresher / 64
Firewood / 65
Exile Blues / 66
A Star Shell / 67
The Girl in the Piet Mondrian Dress / 68
The Benevolent Plague / 69
Disinterring the Archaeologist / 70
Waiting for the Stick Man / 71
The Mist / 72
The Wonder Smiths / 73
Ashes / 75