Graham of Anywhere

Welcome to Graham of Anywhere

For the best part of 10 years, I’ve owned just one plate, one bowl, and three glasses. I broke one of the glasses tonight. I guess I was never actually going to need three. The remaining two, though, are perhaps a symbol of optimism.
22/05/2020 23:26
Lykkeland / State of Happiness is really engaging. And the boy, Amund Harboe, is the most beautiful thing.
16/05/2020 22:27
BBC’s Normal People (adaptation): the disconnection, the emotional illiteracy, the situations that slipped through your fingertips. Everything I’ve been haphazardly and muddily blogging about for the last 20 years. It takes a lifetime to gain perspective.
13/05/2020 22:51

Scottish independence: Yes

The internal rationalisation of seemingly contradictory stances

I’ve spent the majority of my adult life living in England and that, to a degree, makes me an outsider in this debate. It does perhaps…

Loudmouths, populism, and The Disunited Kingdom


Boris Johnson is a loudmouth. I’ve met quite a few of them in my time in London — although, that’s not to say loudmouths don’t exist everywhere — and the one thing…

Of liberty and loneliness

I’ll start with the ending. The bottom line is that we all define ourselves by our associations. Political, perhaps. Personal, for sure. Supernatural, for those who partake. And I think, also, amongst…