Head above the duvet

Well it’s been a long, slow four days, but I reckon I can get back to something like normal life today.  I used to look at Ben and think that just for once it would be nice to sleep all day, as much as I wanted, followed up by a long night’s sleep. But it … Read more

Laid low by lurgy

Whether this is just a sudden heavy cold or flu it’s wiped out a couple of days. Even Madame, who’s known for her indestructibility has gone to the unprecedented length of taking a day off work. I’m on my second day off and we just lie around drifing in and out  of sleep. Breathing is … Read more

Left Bank Saturday

The Innocents (featuring the Decibelles and Pete Rowan) will be on at about 8pm tomorrow night at the Tsunami fundraiser at the Left Bank, Guthrie St.  The Decibelles will have their own set at about 4.30 or 5 and Lynsey’s band, the Houdini Box at about 10.

Singers with too much drama

Seem to have spent most of my time working on the Out of the Bedroom site over the last few days. That and stupid domestic problems. Was at OOTB on Thursday compering part of the evening. Realised what a grumbly old man I’m becoming, as I get so irritated at singers who go up and … Read more