I also had a very strange dream involving a bus, buttered popcorn and Sandy Toksvig. It's a bit tricky to explain what the dream was about (it was very, um, topologically odd) but poor Sandy never got the buttered popcorn I'd promised to get her because I had to wake up and go to the loo instead. Also, this:
the mermaid at the fish shop
Originally uploaded by Jeremy Dennis.
It's a little difficult to parse, admittedly, but you're looking at a glass and metal sculpture of a mermaid holding a lovely display of smoked fish. I'm not sure if it's just up for christmas, but it would be a shame if that's the case. She's a thing of bizarre beauty. I particularly like the hint of internal organs inside her glassy chest.