We’re Jammin’

We’re Jammin’

Okay, you got me: the title of this article was inspired by Bob Marley, in part because I watched a Netflix documentary called Who Shot the Sheriff? and remembered just how much I love both Marley and his work. Exodus in particular is a cracking...

Destroying to Create

Destroying to Create

Sometimes you need to royally fuck some shit up if you want to make something bigger and better. You need to destroy to create, or to put it into the words of one of my poems, “Sometimes you’ve got to knock down a house if you want to...

The Joy of Audio Books

The Joy of Audio Books

We in the reading community love to talk about audio books and whether they count as “real” reading. Personally, I’ve always been a fan of them, perhaps because my dad used to like to listen to them on road trips and because my...

A Holiday!

A Holiday!

Hi, folks! Today, I wanted to talk to you about my holiday. I’m off to Spain (via Tamworth) from Monday 8th October until Friday 19th October, and I’ll be out there to help my dad to do some work on a property he has. Of course, this...

The Time Capsule

The Time Capsule

Today, I want to talk to you about a time capsule. That’s because I’ve decided to make one, and I’ve even bought myself a stainless steel capsule to keep it in. The idea is for you to bury it in your garden, but I don’t...

On Cooking

On Cooking

I never used to like cooking much. I always looked at cooking as a minor inconvenience, something that I had to do if I wanted to eat and live perhaps but not something to look forward to. And then I went vegan. There’s something about...