Today celebrates one year since I started writing this blog. At the time I was going through some things and thought it would help to write them down, to reason things through to myself. Since then I have written near enough every day. On some days it has been a struggle, but I pushed myself … Continue reading Happy blogthday
One year in. Still going strong. I should probably write something deep and meaningful shouldn't I? You know.... to mark the occasion. Love one another. No. That's already taken. I have a dream? Again. Good. Very good, but done. I guess what I would like to say is you are perfectly capable of achieving whatever … Continue reading Post 365.
I woke up this morning to a new David Bowie song. It's sort of like Christmas in that you're too tired to really comprehend the gift at your feet. I've listened to it twice now, waiting for it to sink in.The problem I have with David Bowie's return is history. I grew up listening to … Continue reading David Bowie – The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
Last night I uploaded two songs from my new EP to BBC Introducing. I honestly think they're the best thing I've written in a long time and I can't sit back and just let me and mine be the only people who hear them. It might not amount to anything but I've got to try … Continue reading BBC Introducing.
I spent the entire weekend with my girlfriend and her friends. Two years ago I didn't know them and the thought of meeting them and spending time with them filled me with fear. I knew how close they all were, and how protective over Kate they are, and rightly so. Being with them Saturday/Sunday made … Continue reading Her friends.
2am. Ext. Misc. Brighton nightclub. Daniel Collier sings as much Les Mis as he can remember off the top of his head with a cigarette hanging out of his mouth. Each time I go to head inside he stops me and belts something about bread and courgettes in my face. Beside him debutante and socialite … Continue reading Dan Collier is my power animal.
I've just got home. I feel cold and dirty. I spent the weekend in Brighton with my girlfriend and her friends. It was John's birthday so we went to an eighties night at a club. I have an awful hangover today. We were out until about four, got kicked out the hotel before twelve and … Continue reading Brighton weekend.