Creativity

Living With Ghosts

I have to state that this post is about the event “Living With Ghosts” as opposed to any health implied topic. Nicola, Scooby & I trundled over to York — it was a haul as it was a strike day and the last train was phenomenally early — Scoob nearly missed the train to York and kerfuffle was avoided by being the level-headed gent that I am growing into ;) The event in question was billed as – “Poets Oz…

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Procrastination

I Hope I Am Like This Guy When I Hit Eighty

Lee Perry is well into his eighties and is not starting to show signs of slowing down. Me and Kathryn called into the Brudenell Social Club in Leeds to see him last night and the gig was awesome. We got there around eight thirty in time for the tail end of the support act — it was billed to be Karl Blau but there seemed to be a reggae covers band on — not to worry, the lady had…

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Family

H’ppy Birthday Dad

My Dad has a birthday today — he has reached the grand age of sixty four. I went over to the farm to see Mum & Dad and they seemed in good form. I bought Dad a copy of the Dartmoor Edition of the Tolkien Maps — similar to the Yorkshire Dales version I treated myself to the other month. He seems to like it. Dad has great memories of Dartmoor — he worked there during his time at college and…

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