Currency competition

I once asked Nob Mouse about currency.  I was interested in how Blobland managed to survive without a true currency of any sort. ‘What’s a currency?’ asked Nob.  ‘It sounds like some kind of raisin.’ ‘You’re thinking about currants, aren’t you?’ I said. ‘Yes.  That’s right, isn’t it?  You give one-another currants in exchange for…Read more

About globes

‘I’ve been thinking,’ said Nob. ‘Oh?’ I asked.  ‘About what?’ ‘About how globes are a silly idea for living on.’ He sipped his tea through a twirly straw, as was his usual choice.  I took mine straight from the mug but he said the straw added a certain hint of something one can’t quite put…Read more