St David and the Half-Day Holiday

St David and the Half-Day Holiday

St David and the Half-Day Holiday It was the day that Dafydd Hughes got a crayon stuck up his nose. Nobody was quite sure how he’d done it, an act without witness; attention drawn only when Dafydd let out a cry of panic. Mild at first, swiftly moving through the...
When Desmond Punched Me in the Face

When Desmond Punched Me in the Face

When Desmond Punched Me in the Face To the best of my knowledge I’ve been punched in the face twice in my life. The first time was by Andrew Passolini when I was in standard three (year 5 in the modern parlance), who put fist to face after a brief squabble over who...