In the words of Alfred Beesley, ‘Lucky’ James Dixon’s roommate in ‘Lucky Jim’: “A spot of good news to take home with me for the week-end.” ‘Prisoner of War’ has been lurking at the Dark Wisdom offices for almost four months, so I decided to send them a query email today. The unexpectedly quick reply…

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Though as an unexpectedly fervent patriot I must admit to believing my country has the drop on most others in a lot of fields, there’s one essential aspect in which most every country in the world outdoes The Netherlands without effort. The United States have the Fourth. The French celebrate le Quatorze Juliet. As a…

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