Getting a bit philosophical

5 months without a drink

It has been five months since I have had a drop of alcohol. My health dropped off a cliff face this year (read more about it in this post), and as a side effect my liver went haywire. I spent the week after New Years slowly turning yellow, skin and eyes and everything. It is […]

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Getting a bit philosophical

What the hell happened to my health this year?

The first half of 2019 has been slightly rubbish for me. I have been promising to talk about it for a while, so here is the story about how I turned into Pikachu, stopped drinking gin and spent 5 months crying on a couch. Interestingly enough, that isn’t even an exaggeration. It all started a […]

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Things to do in London

Emilia: The play that you have to see

I went to Emilia the play for all the wrong reasons. I had seen the posters a few times on the tube, and the costumes on the three women reminded me of the dresses that the Schuyler sisters wear in Hamilton the musical. I loved Hamilton, and the reason I wanted to go to Emilia […]

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Getting a bit philosophical

The general fuckery that is blogging

It is a beautiful Easter Sunday and I am sitting on my balcony (in the shade because I am paler than the friendly ghost) looking at all the people busy going somewhere. I on the other hand have just fought with a spilled cup of tea (literal not gossipy) and Microsoft Office online chat help […]

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Things to do in London

I am going to be an archer

I realise that is a vaguely clickbaity title…but for once it has the virtue of being 100% true. I have a list of hobbies that I want to try and yet never seem to have the time for. I won’t say there is any rhyme or reason to the items on the list, it is […]

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Coffee and food

Visiting Fulham Market Hall

One of the greatest joys in my life is that every so often cafes and restaurants ask if I want to try their food. What do I love? Brunch. What do I really love? Free brunch. Anyway – that is to say that Fulham Market Hall asked if I wanted to come and try their […]

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