The Guardian kindly offered us a seasonal selection of what they called, quaintly, “screensavers”. They’re not, they are desktop pictures, but never mind. So I chose this one which looked marvelous projected up in between our xmas viewings. We started off watching the rather bizarre little film Love of a Kind, then we ate some […]Read More So-called Screensavers, A Stray Dog at Christmas, and Scary Santas
WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!! i am proud to announce my first post as a daily waffle writer! here it is to click on; how to make a dog smile. i feel a little bit NOIVOUS. i feel a bit of a fraud constantly categorizing and tagging this blog with “HUMOUR”, and i felt very bambi trying out his […]Read More my online life
migraine awareness month heralds a blogging thingybob where we migraineurs are invited to blog together all month about migraines. now, you know me, i don’t like to bang on about my ailments, but i am going to give this a little whirl. i don’t know if i will manage every day, and i don’t intend to […]Read More my first migraine, question time, and scary french stories
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.
tutu having her head shaved before going in for chemo. (photo by ashley savage) the image is from this article in the guardian. about the ‘pinkification’ of cancer, something tutu protested against with every fiber of her being. “cancer sucks – fight it, love it, live it, survive it” t shirt shows tutu after her […]Read More tutu. her cancer and her last cabaret