The Teaching Virus

Or, How Covid-19 showed us we’re still living in the 19th Century

“A man mun work!” A truism (one of the useless children of hindsight) that will sooner or later be uttered by some lackwit in any of those gritty, working-class period dramas where the characters all work “at t’mill”, or “down t’pit” or “on t’docks”. Generally by some stern patriarch in a waistcoat to his fiery Socialist…



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Tony Atkinson

Snapper-up of unconsidered trifles, walker of paths less travelled by. Writer of fanfiction. Player of games.