Category Archives: Art

So, Crates

It is a very human trait to find tasks to focus on in order to stave off the possibility of sinking into despair. Well, it is of course also human to feel emotions like despair but when we fear such … Continue reading

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Birdy Num Num

After several false starts Sunday and I came to respect and care for one another. Even more unexpectedly, I kind of finally got round to behaviour similar to that lots of people resorted to in the first few weeks of … Continue reading

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The Art Of Passing Time While In Self-Isolation

As quite a few people have pointed out to me since the UK government effectively asked us all to spend lots of time at home away from large groups of other people, my history of health issues means I have … Continue reading

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Sergeant Rock Cake

In the future all entertainments will be interactive and interchangeable. Mr Bean will be able to come in like a wrecking ball dressed as Miles Cypress Hill if that’s what you’d like. The Beatles can be John, Paul, George and … Continue reading

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Carry On Follow That Camel

Oh hello, nice to see you here staring at my words on a screen. You evidently need to read a miserable post about how my health is messing with my life. What’s that? You were hoping this would be one … Continue reading

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Then/Now

I’m finding it really hard having to cope with my stupid body being really beaten up by a couple of days in London. For a few weeks now I have been able to spend time with a lot of friends … Continue reading

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FoodPeopleBuildings

Another London morning, another cafe, another coffee, another pastry. But all with added rain. Scuppers a vague idea of seeing if I could persuade my body to have a bit of a look at Hyde Park today. Instead, having checked … Continue reading

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Lundun

I am made of London right now. Yes, this instant. And this one. And for two days worth of instants to come. All made of London like a proper human and everything. Apart from being mad, of course, but you … Continue reading

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Yellow Lorry Slow

Soonish, or perhaps just gone by, it will be the fiftieth anniversary of a giant leap for humankind – when Liverpudlians walked on the zebra crossing closest to EMI’s Abbey Road studios. They came in peace for all mankind. Because … Continue reading

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Spiderpig: Far From Ham

Adventures in imitating normal human life, part whatever. Long ago, in a galaxy exactly the same as this one because it is this one, (well, not exactly the same because every atom is different from one moment to the next … Continue reading

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