Category Archives: friendship

Sorry We Hurt Your Field, Mister

Two and a half hours. That’s how long I managed to interact with the outside world today. Not a very long time for any of you I’m sure but considering how locked away I’ve been this last week because of … Continue reading

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To Boldly Go*

The last few days have been about pain, insomnia and the fear. They have also been about loving support and kindness so while I have struggled to cope with the difficult stuff I have been helped through and lifted by … Continue reading

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Me and Not Julio Not Down By The School Yard

I done some stuff today. I was gonna not do some stuff on account of being a lazy shitbag what is still all fatigued from stupid health crap but in the end I did done stuff and it was good. … Continue reading

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Mother Nature’s Son

So good to have felt well enough for a little drive today. I ended up in Wellington for coffee, conversation and connection with my dear friend Rob. Oddly enough we worked out that it was exactly twenty-six years ago today … Continue reading

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So I Turn Myself To Face Me

The Diana anniversary stuff interests me in an entirely personal as well as a wider cultural sense as it reminds me that twenty years ago I was in the cusp of a huge emotional and mental breakdown which was to … Continue reading

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You Snooze-day You Lose-day

Tuesday is a dandified cocktail of a day. A day for catching up with my son and hearing the good news that he’s been accepted onto the MA at Manchester he seemed most into taking. A day for grabbing some … Continue reading

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Outside It’s America*

If you sing that Bambi song about the drippy droppy April showers to the tune of ‘Summertime’ it’s ironic. And an accurate description of August in the UK. Europe has been basking in a heatwave so overwhelming that fears for … Continue reading

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