I have an odd relationship with social media. It’s sort of like eating fast food. You know there’s absolutely nothing beneficial in it but for a little while it’s fulfilling. It gives you something to do with your hands. It’s something to look at. It’s usually pretty bright and shiny and will get something spilt … Continue reading Free January
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nciDboFTKRc If you're not familiar with Father John Misty then you should be, this is Chateau Lobby from I Love You, Honeybear.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JtX5_ROX_jE When I was a kid we used to go on holidays that involved dangerously long road trips through Europe. One of the best things about them was being able to listen to a league of incredible music that my parents chose to expose us to. The best of this mix was David Bowie's Hunky … Continue reading Kooks
Dear David Robert Jones, The Man Who Sold The World, The Man Who Stole My Heart, The artist, the musician, the icon, the hero, the mime, the alien, the heathen, I didn't know you. I would like to think I did but how well can two people who never knew each other know each other? … Continue reading An open letter to your next transition.
Hello. It's me. From the outside or something. That's what she says isn't it? In the song. In January 2016 (now) I decided I was going to give up social media for the month. This is a big deal. I chuffing love social media. It has all those bits you can drag down and release … Continue reading Where is Paul Schiernecker?
There we go, like narcissistic thieves returning to the scene of the crime we find ourselves back at another January. The chance to give everything a lovely little wipe clean and an opportunity to take stock of our life choices, or the chance to mock anyone who would consider changing anything they've ever done just … Continue reading 2015: In Review