Column: Trip, trap…trolls

Ignore the trolls Trip, trap, trip, trap.. When the three Billy Goats Gruff trotted over the bridge in the fabled tale they were heckled from…

Column: Nic’s Nik Naks

  As it’s that time of year again where we’ve all started to think it might be nice not to look like a champion pie-eater…

Column: Banged up aboard

  The doors close with a bang. You are locked in a tiny space. Your liberty is no more. You must sleep with strangers, lose…

Column: LOL, the perils of text speak

  RUOK? I’m GR8 thx. Bit L8 writing this column. BYNT. If you are struggling to read any of the past sentence I suspect you…

Column: Feeding the world

A former colleague once called me a ‘feeder’. A charming expression but he pretty much nailed it. That is exactly what I am. I find…

Column: Identity theft

My name is Nicola Adam. With no ‘S’. Just saying.    Pic by @jabberingjourno I’m not saying she stole my identity exactly (or maybe I…

Column: Naturalised northern Nic

  Once upon a time a teenage girl sat in a car on a long journey and practised being northern. This involved the following: 1.…