Iain Ball

Editor of The Pod

Living in a Box

Do we share personality traits with our favourite chocolates? Iain Ball reports. We’re out weekend shopping. It’s been leisurely so far, but now Zoe…

Living in a Box

Forgetting her cocoa tea is probably not advisable, reckons Iain Ball “Look, this is what aphids look like,” says Zoe sharply, pointing at a…

Living in a Box

Money doesn’t grow on trees. But it used to… I finally work it out after we arrive at the next shoe shop. There isn’t…

Living in a Box

warns Iain Ball “You need help,” suggests a curly-haired man in a bright blue shirt, suddenly appearing from behind a shiny Ice Master Gold…

Living in a Box

There is such a thing as free chocolate, discovers Iain Ball Zoe returns from the kitchen with a look: We’ve run out of chocolate….

Living in a Box

You can be a better person. Or you can just give them chocolate, reports Iain Ball. I get home to find a big box…

Living in a Box

Chocolate may not be an aphrodisiac. But it helps, discovers editor Iain Ball I’ve been glancing at her. She’s been glancing at me. At…