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Entries by BritChick Paris from 04/2012

Titanic - What Would you Have Done?

| Posted 04.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

100 years ago one of the biggest calamities of our century happened. A disaster of Titan proportions.

Why Burlesque Dancing is a Cure for Confidence

| Posted 04.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

I have always been intrigued by the world of burlesque. The nocturnal displays of flesh and feathers to tantalise men (and women).

Why the Greek Sun Isn't in Crisis

| Posted 04.15.2012 | UK

I just spent Easter with my Greek family in Piraeus. After all the doom and gloom in the media I expected the worst -- derelict shops, depressed faces and general chaos. I couldn't have been further from the truth.

Are You Happy at Work?

| Posted 04.22.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The way we work today is decidedly bizarre. If aliens existed and they could see how we worked they would think us inhuman. Five days a week we all cram into one tight airless space, with bad lighting, all sitting in rows, glued to screens. Meetings are the worst -- hours of listening to people trying to outdrone themselves. Out of that creativity is meant to be born.

Does Long Distance Friendship Work?

| Posted 04.29.2012 | UK Lifestyle

I have had some real friendship tests recently. In Paris you meet many expats who then go back home. Perhaps I am calling into my life these wandering minstrels to teach me to deal with change or I am attracted to foreign cultures. Either way it has been a learning curve.