Can politicians ever aspire to a real work/life balance?

by Stephen Tall on March 15, 2011

Last night, Nick Radford — who stood for the Lib Dems in Salisbury at the 2010 general election — announced on his blog he would not be standing again, that he ‘finally felt comfortable describing myself as a “ex-politician”‘. Before the media gets in too much of a lather (I can already see the headlines: […]

The last book I read in 100 words: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson

by Stephen Tall on March 15, 2011

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson Some books become almost compulsory to read — that said, I’m a sucker for page-turning crime novels, so it was hardly a chore to start the late Larsson’s trilogy. After all, I (…)

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