My old employer rang to ask whether I’d be interested in doing my old job for a couple of months. We conducted the conversation by text, because I was, at that moment, sitting in the cafe of the Imperial War Museum and it would have cost a fortune to conduct the...

mid february

The mister told me that from time to time he looks at me and knows that I would rather be anywhere but here. I think, but do not say, ‘Your job is making buildings stand My job is thinking thoughts.’