These twenty essays have been written over the last decade. They cover a mix of subjects across the arts, politics, science and history, everything from 17th century poets to vice and disease in the Victorian age to the assassination of a Russian spy, with Tintin thrown in for good measure. More
By far the longest essay in this collection is 'Dishwash Theory - an explanation of the mind', which is a somewhat unique take on the nature of consciousness.
This collection runs to approx. 34,000 words and also contains a number of diagrams and photographs.