I don’t like to book train journeys in advance. I could say it was because of my health, but it isn’t really, it’s more because I dislike the stricture. And just as well, this trip, because if a plan could be changed it would be – pretty much everything changed except the time of the […]Read More Playing ‘I live in a hotel, I do’, a Funeral, and the Sound of Scissors
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
Laptop borked, I am writing this on the netbook, and JUST to bring you this picture… I downloaded all 1299 photos off my camera. It’s not a new thing, but I quite like it, because it looks like she just drew it on the front in biro, but really it’s printed on. If anyone would […]Read More Emin’s Tube, Gertrude Stein, and A Dead Fox
I don’t even know how long I have had this cold now. Is it forever or forever and a day? Here, in the plague house we are kind of just waiting each other out to see who dies. It’s like the Shackleton expedition. But with more tissues. This morning when I blew my nose something resembling a […]Read More I have a cold – I know, early uptaker!
the internet’s a funny old world, isn’t it? i mean, time was when you had to confine your ‘if i lived in the country/at the seaside fantasies’ to rubbernecking for sale signs while driving around on holiday or just staring glumly at tiny advertisements in newspapers and magazines. now, with the almighty power of google […]Read More a shop, a holiday, and a new keyboard layout
Migraine Awareness Month #5: “Do That To Me One More Time.” What comfort measure do you find helps you enough during a Migraine that you go back to it again and again, and how do you use it? i medicate both preventatively and at the time of a migraine. lots of belts and braces for me. […]Read More finding comfort during migraine, how to buy clothes that fit, and the fall of the rebel angels
today’s tumblr is short, but it’s sweet. elaine4queen.tumblr.com/day/2012/04/26 containing, as it does, lots of hearts. and a surprise. or more than one surprise if you weren’t expecting to see human hearts. DOH! dammit… also, you never know when you might need to remove a heart from a body, so there’s that. forewarned is forearmed. today […]Read More i heart tea
when i was a young thing i used to be very politically active. i mean, i still have an opinion, and i still sign petitions and prompt my dear friends on the internet to sign too. i am following the stuff about the nhs and workfare and occupy, but i couldn’t actually go on a […]Read More no tax on tampons! troops out now!
so, as well as having an issue with dog wrangling v taking photos, i have also got to recognize the limitations of my camera. to wit – really, no point ever using zoom. it’s a pocket camera, the zoom was never going to be good. get over it. for some time now, carrying a bag […]Read More tales from the towpath