Yesterday I finally weighed in on the Independence debate. What do you mean, last minute? There is a WHOLE DAY to go yet! Anyway, I wrote about it on Facebook, and then on tumblr. Then, for good measure I copied it onto a site I’d not seen before, WriteHere.com which is easy to join and […]Read More Breakfast of Champions – Referendum, Writing, and Travel
I have fiddled with the layout of my bedroom the past couple of days. This wasn’t what I started out thinking I would do – I wanted to take the rug from under the bed and put it in the sitting room, but once things had been shoogled about a bit I liked what I […]Read More Moving stuff around, Jeans for freedom, and ALL THE FRENCH STUFF
We were running out of poo bags so I tipped the whole basket of Poppet things on the floor to fish out any that were left straggling. Poppet, on the other hand, decided to help herself to various balls and toys, take them into the bedroom and work on their annihilation. I didn’t even know […]Read More Work done, we may now rest
Okay, call me on it if you like, but we are way beyond Godwin’s Law right here and now. We are in the realm of Hanna Arendt’s ‘Banality of Evil’. Susan Neiman breaks it down a little here So, the problem is less that we need to recognize political, and for that matter big business leaders […]Read More The Banality of Evil is alive and well and is represented by ATOS and the UK Govt.
Okay, Christmas is over, people, lets get on. It’s December 29th! Lets do a little Navel Gazing! Year on year I don’t really seem to make many advances migraine wise. Yet I wouldn’t go back. So… something is good. Or better. Maybe increased insight is worth having even if the net result on migraines is […]Read More Goodbye to All That, New Year Navel Gazing, and PhD or Poundland
Now that I’m back on the blogging trail, and now that I have done some serious worm hotel construction and had my bath, my mind turns to what to blog about today. During my mega migraine bonanza I missed a whole week of prompts for NaBloPoMo. Lets see what they would have been… Monday, November […]Read More Thoughts on Prompts and Pictures of the Tiger Worm Hotel
Good God! If I thought yesterday was uninspiring blog fodder, get today’s action. Now, you may not know the joys of medication, but I take GET ON WITH YOUR DAY drugs in the morning and GO TO BED drugs at night. That’s right, I am actually Alice in Wonderland but more boring, older, and a bit fat. So what […]Read More No Sleep til Night time, Unbelievable Government Bullshit, and The AIDS Memorial Quilt
Migraine Awareness Month #25: “Through My Children’s Eyes.” Write a letter to yourself from your children. i don’t have children as such. of course, i do have my lovely dog, poppet. she doesn’t care about migraine though she does like a cuddle. der laine, i laik the fud. also walk in park. is saf to et […]Read More letter from poppet, birthday pics, and richard o’dwyer extradition petition
Migraine Awareness Month #20: “Run, Forrest, Run!” Describe the approach you think is best when it’s time to more on to a new doctor. generally, in the uk, we now have group surgeries more often than not. a little while ago we had a doctor called sutcliffe who got a little bit murdery and it was […]Read More doctor doctor, karl marx credit card, and a little music for you (earworm alert!)
1. soooo… ANGRY at this. sneaky FUCKERS. and not in a good way. what body of people moves *things* at 2am when they feel comfortable and legal and whatnot with their decision to do it? almost particularly when those *things* are BOOKS. BOOKS! people! stripping a whole library at 2am. and now i am really […]Read More libraries, poppet, art stuff, colourbox, scottish referendum, gardening, instapaper, tea, workfare, cooking.