Archive for May 2008

friday five: best of wellyiness

May 22, 2008

Five: New play at Bats ‘The Last Five Years’. It’s a musical covering the life of a relationship, she starts and the end and tells their story backwards and he from the beginning. Science Guy and I were sat behind talkers. Who does that? Eventually I leaned forward and whispered a few short words around […]

a day for remembering

May 19, 2008

I don’t know if you’ve read Alice Walker’s book? There is a line I remember ‘I think it pisses God off if you walk by the colour purple in a field somewhere and don’t notice it’. Mum was great for that; for noticing the little things and making sure we noticed too. She was never […]


May 18, 2008

Sometimes you just have those moments where you feel like the universe is just throwing rocks at you. Like today. Facing tomorrow. And it was all fine really until I noticed the date on my moby as I was drying my hair and for the briefest of fleeting moments thought ‘shit tomorrow’s the 20th and […]


May 16, 2008

It’s not just a bag. It’s bagilicious. Like a piece of wearable art. It’s fucking Sellecktacular. Just look into those eyes. He knows things. Things about the ladies. I am a little bit in love with the attention to mo detail. Though slightly concerned about the length of the handles; too long and the faux […]

the one about science guy

May 13, 2008

Right from the start, he made me laugh. And think. I was intrigued. He read the blog – him: you have your heart not so much on your sleeve, but nailed to the doors of the town hall – me: elements of stroppy defiance. But on our first date I had to swallow my nervousness. […]

the one about the ducks

May 11, 2008

It has been the perfect weekend for ducks. The rain meant soccer was cancelled on Saturday and so Science Guy and I had an afternoon of popcorn and DVD’s in front of the fire. Yesterday we had a wander through the botanic gardens and ended up at the duck pond. There was some juicy specimans […]