Apologies to all who have read this story before. I need to republish it occasionally to remind myself where I am now and where I came from. ‘I tried to stand, but fell back in the chair deflated, puzzled and detached…’My stroke story…
Diary: December 2019
This month's diary includes... Daniel Craig doing a witty take on Poirot, the countdown to Christmas, a holiday in Tenerife. And, er, UK voters have their say...
Artwork Archive: Pangea
To create a body of work, we used the word "global" as our theme, and that took me back to my school days studying geology
Art in isolation: ‘All The Boys I Ever Kissed’
Every name tells a story...
Short Story: Terry Wogan Stole My Birthday
‘I’d just reached a benchmark age, a moment never to be repeated. Double figures’
Diary: 11-16 August
Will the virus dictate how our immediate world is modelled in the future?
Artwork Archive: Earthslice
It was meant to be suggestive of the geological diagrams we'd sketch in our school exercise books
Flashback: The socialite and the spy writer’s mother
Her husband ran off with Mrs Eve Fleming, mother of the James Bond author Ian Fleming
Artwork Archive: Razz Girls
The three women have fallen into a sort of driving rugby maul
It was the smell… the mothball stench of the clergy that got to him
Blog review: My Life As A Piece Of String
There is so much not to like about it, and yet...
Drabble: He Tried To Act
There he was, trying to look like he gave a toss about Casear
Artwork Archive: Stephen Fry’s Ever Expanding Brain
'His head seemed to be growing taller and taller'
Diary: July 16-18
'He is originally from Australia and anally incontinent in front of a camera'
Diary: July 9-11
A group of giraffes is called a Tower
Diary: July 5-8
'Trump hysterically defines anyone he doesn't agree with as a raving commie'
Lunchtime rant 8.7.20
'They found a foot in autistic societies and now they're in charge'
I don’t attend class, but I’m still a model student
Blogging University: Bad Attendance
Diary: July 1-4
‘I wonder if Nick Cave has changed his mind about an interventionist God’
Identify Your Audience
Blogging University: Day 4