Ibiza Colour Splash

A wave of depression threatens to crash down upon me, I refused to be sucked under and headed to one of my favourite spaces; The Face Painting Shop. I have been a customer of theirs for years and although it is a slight journey out for me, this place has been a key factor in…

tsuguA

I had to turn things around. For the last four years August has been remembered by signifying the biggest argument I have ever been involved in, my hospitalisation and sudden departure from Ireland, of which I have never returned. Hence, the last few years have brought on a post traumatic like reaction which I needed…

AWOL

On Saturday I dreamt that a young, pretty, graduate joined our office. Her role was much the same as mine on paper, however, I do about a hundred more jobs than I was employed for so I left the girl to get on with things. It soon became evident that she did not like me…

Fireworks & Worry

I walked out of my job today, I won’t bore you with the details, I will think about life tomorrow. I went off like a firework, hissing, spitting and exploding the f-bomb all over the office – classy!  I am also worried about my friend well, I say friend but he’s a fellow blogger and…

Parental Love

My Parents think me Beautiful, they think there is something about me that is really special (I’ve stolen those words from Snoop Dogg and Pharrell) They tell me in more actions not words, and I hear them.  We go for dinner at Jazz Cafe in Camden. It’s my idea, I’ve no children nor home of…

A Bronze Bolt

He smiled his way through as he trained hard, visited sick children and took tea with the Queen. He smiled his way through as this was always his dream He was the fastest man on the planet, a world record breaker, our favourite athlete of all time. Amazing achievements, how must it feel to cross…

Painted Plumes

Once I believed I was an exotic bird, drawing you to me with my brightly coloured feathers. I had been spreading gold glitter here and there around the island, and was often found flying topless along the streets, perfectly painted (in my own style) from the waist up, encouraging others to let me adorn them too.…