Entries by Lucy Karsten from 05/2012

Shoe the Keyhole

| Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Style

As my friend continued jabbering away during my shoot, I realised why www.Javari.co.uk is going to be so successful. People can buy the shoes they want, for any occasion, without having to go out shopping. And they never need to tell anyone about it.

Sheekey's Speakeasies or Why My Mother Stops Happiness

| Posted 05.12.2012 | Huffington Post

I first met Hardeep Singh Kohli at a Literary Death Match in groovy East London. We were both extremely important contributors to that event. He was a...

What Women in Their Twenties Fear the Most

| Posted 05.22.2012 | UK Comedy

In the 1940s, The Daily Mirror asked for contributors for an article entitled: 'What Women Fear Most'. Here is my list (I am aware I am a little late ...

You Can't Say That

| Posted 05.29.2012 | UK Comedy

Words matter. What we say matters, who we say it to, and how we say it matters. Here are some words I would like you all to stop using...

All Burgers are Good But Some are More Good than Others

| Posted 05.30.2012 | UK Lifestyle

'I'm off to try the new Windsor Burger at GBK,' I told my friend. 'I've heard it's very good.' 'All burgers are good,' My friend replied dismissively. I almost agree, but I didn't have the time to discuss the intricacies of relative merit, so I hung up. (I mean, I said goodbye and so on- I wasn't furiously rude).

She's Funnier Than Me, Or Why I Should Hate Rachel Parris

| Posted 05.30.2012 | UK Comedy

I try, to the very best of my abilities, to keep my friends away from people who are funnier than me. So they were surprised when I told them they 'absolutely had to see this woman- Rachel Parris'.