Category Archives: Life

The Universe Is An Angel

Temperatures in the high seventies in the last week of November? Toto we ain’t in Kansas any more. In fact, Toto, if I’m perfectly honest, we’ve never been in Kansas and you’re not even my dog. Go home boy, go … Continue reading

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Exercising My Right Not To Wear Some Flowers In My Hair

There’s nothing quite like having to go to an American medical clinic to make an Englishman appreciate the NHS. The staff were excellent and the doctor very calming and knowledgeable but the handing over of large sums of cash for … Continue reading

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Haight Speech

California. So good they named it California, San Francisco. So good that nobody calls it Frisco. I’m here. My battered old body is rather unreliable and wobbly but I got here. Well, you know, this is where the plane was … Continue reading

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Written In The Sky

(Words put together about four hours out from San Francisco yesterday afternoon) I must admit I never imagined I’d become comfortable enough with being on aeroplanes to reach a level of irritation with my fellow passengers that cannot simply be … Continue reading

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The Imperious Mystery Of The Way

It’s my last night in my own bed before I head off to that airport vicinity to stay in a hotel tomorrow night. Then Tuesday I think I’ll climb aboard a flying machine and get me to Californ. I. A. … Continue reading

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Kind Of Blue

Woke up this morning. Duh duh duh duh duuuh. My neck fucking hurt. Duh duh duh duh duuuuh. Went back to sleep this morning. Duh ditto ditto duuh. Hurtedy hurty hurt hurt. Thus went this morning’s blues. It’s scary when … Continue reading

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We’ve Seen It In The Movies

I got soul but I’m not a soldering iron. Actually today I got huge fatigue and ouchy ouchness. I think I need a holiday. Luckily I’ve got one coming up. Not sure if I’ve mentioned it? Excitement is inside me … Continue reading

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