Authors Posts by C E Matthews

C E Matthews

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C. E. Matthews’ recipe for Seared Tuna with lemon, sesame, and coriander

What will you eat today? The same as yesterday? And the day before, and the day before that? How about something that sounds fancy...
RAJ CURRY, flickr, toby young

In defence of Toby Young

Barely anybody defends Toby Young’s prejudiced comments, not even Toby Young, and certainly not me. Young apologised unreservedly for his remarks, calling them “ill-judged or...

Nobody cares about corruption in sport

On 13 November, three former South American football officials went on trial in a New York courtroom in a case highlighting corruption within the...
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His body lay among the winter heliotropes on a mountainside, but from above he saw his disturbance on the earth and patted his tear and stroked...
123RF - hermione13


I looked at you as if to say I’d let you crawl inside my head to perch upon my memories. From your pupils to the mountains – I...
Bunnings Warehouse; Flickr , SigNot Cloud

The Smallest Den

The last room of hell, with moist walls and covered windows. A little television buzzes and three creatures huddle in front. They browse the channels, and amongst...