Comfort and Retreat

I came across this charming image and, as an unseasonable April snowstorm raged outside, was reminded of the benefits of RETREAT: a founding principle of Escapology.

We will be starting work fairly soon on our hair-raising ninth issue. Until then, Issue Eight celebrates all that is arse-warmingly cosy. Acquire a copy for your home. And enjoy it with a cup of tea.



Robert Wringham is the editor of New Escapologist. He also writes books and articles. Read more at

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