Coffee-shops, Dutch drugs policy and Eric Fromberg (1943-2015)

It is a common mistake to think that cannabis is legal in The Netherlands, and that coffee-shops are part of the Dutch culture as tulips and VanGogh! Although the particularities of Dutch culture have allowed the idea of a controlled … Continue reading

Following the White Rabbit

In her latest letter my pen-pal Donna Ladkin asked me if I have read the classic children’s book by Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland. This question came about because I had sent her a postcard from Beverley (East Yorkshire) where … Continue reading