July 2010

Fields of gold (27 July 2010)

Getting used to being in my home, as a holiday location, has been diffilcukl but actually easier than I thought. The sky is low and heavy but the temperature is warm and calm. The old mans back is getting better...

Back to basics (22 July 2010)

The old git's chipped a bone on his spine. Knackered his back. The daughter has trapped a nerve, knackered her back. The mother has scarred her lung, knackered her back. Back to back problems which had me feeling desolate. I...

Don't call me Shirley.... (21 July 2010)

At 1.00 a.m. I'm not sure whether it's very late Tuesday night or very early Wednesday morning. I'm getting that end of term thing you get just before you break up for the summer holidays. I have to be careful...

Caterpillar smoothie (17 July 2010)

It's Saturday in London. Somehow the energy always feels different to a weekday. The sky is a hard blue with brillo-pad clouds. I've done my exercises, pulling in my stomach as best I can after a night of flax crackers....

Oy Story 1 (16 July 2010)

This morning I left early. I put on white trousers, that are now way to big, a white t-shirt that within two minutes was smeared with lipstick whilst putting it over my head, my Nike Free 3 trainers that make...

Sob Story (14 July 2010)

It's only Tuesday and it already feels like the middle of next week. This evening I went to see TOY STORY 3. Imagine an audience of young, trendy media folk and me. imagine an audience with paper and pens, ready...

All Aboard ( 9 July 2010)

Just how much can a girl fit into a day? Robin Wlliams, The Mayor of London, The Duchess of Cornwall, Safe houses in Sheperds Bush, 'The Railway Children' at Waterloo Station, the 'oosbind, the daughter in Hackney, the mother it...

Birthday Season ( 5 July 2010)

The weekend went by in a flash. Bella's birthday on Thursday, John's birthday on Friday, Anitas birthday bash on Saturday, Nick's birthday on Sunday, Sasha and Brigits birthday today, Barbara's on Wednesday, Louis' on Friday, Thank God Hilda died otherwise...

Robin, Bobcat and me. ( 2 July 2010)

How do you prepare to interview ROBIN WILLIAMS? You don't sleep, you read until 2.15a.m. You have a shower wash your hair, put on some lipstick, a pair of dungarees and believe that he has to be a decent human...

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