Entries tagged "nomadic ancestors"

Desert of Information


Back from holiday to me means back to the joys and evils of modern life. In the remotest part of south Brittany where we had chosen to hide from the real world for a fortnight, there were no landline telephones, no newspapers, no TV, no radio, no computers and no internet. We had to learn how to speak to each other again which was not an entirely smooth process. If you haven't tried it recently let me warn you that it is a lot harder than ignoring each other and pretending to text someone. One of the joys…