October 2011

Norwegian Poles. (27 October 2011)

This morning I set my alarm for 7.00 Leapt out of bed, okay teetered out of bed, abluted then dressed in track suit bottoms, two jumpers and my new fancy Gortex-plus-whatever-else-they-put-in-walking-shoes, walking shoes. Stumbled to the car and drove ten...

To Sue or not to Sue (24 October 2011)

I am not in any way criticising the NHS, they have enough troubles without me complaining about the closure of The Kent and Sussex Hospital, now anybody with an ailment will have to travel miles to a space station somewhere...

The Brady Bunch (23 October 2011)

I don't know whether I'm Carmen or Cohen as the Jewish nun said. Backwards and forwards, some sleep, no sleep, more sleep less. Roses are red violets are blue I'm of two minds and so am I. I don't know...

The Loneliness of the long Distance Mother. (19 October 2011)

I have on thick green socks, snazzy jim-jams and a big woollen cardigan my mother knitted for me when I was pregnant 24 years ago. The arms are for very tall primates whilst the rest of the garment could envelope...

Eggs Gaterwick (11 October 2011)

How is it possible for a day to pass SOOOOO quickly. Gods Gift had to do the studio all on his own as I dashed about doing stuff...... From getting out of bed to typing here all I've done is...

Old McBarnett has a plan.... (10 October 2011)

The phone went and it was Dan the man asking after his grandmother so I called the hospital. My mother was having her 'bum and bits' washed, she told the nurse to tell me. She was due to come out...

post haste (10 October 2011)

First show back after two weeks out. No vacation just unpacking and more unpacking. Le Studio, at the bottom of the garden, looks like a boot fair. Gods Gift has taken to making pink apple juice every day with the...

1.10.11 ( 2 October 2011)

Brighton today played host to Muslims, Jews, Asians, West Indians, Alcoholics, Cockneys, Northerners, OAP's, babies, and dogs. There were mountains of bodies. The red of skin, white of skin, the tanned of skin and the burnt of skin. There were...

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