Archive for 2017

urge for going

So go we must. There's a Joni song for all occasions, this one's for now. A perfect piece of melancholy mid-60s folk, which suits today, as the good lady says, as winter's closing in. It's been stuck Read more [...]

Odes to addiction

Addiction (noun). The fact or condition of being addicted to a particular substance or activity  From Lou Reed and Thurston Moore to Patti Smith and Polly Jean some of the finest songs ever written Read more [...]

Photo journal: the law of attraction

Bend your head around this - 'all thoughts turn into things eventually'.  I'm going to say it again, all your thoughts eventually turn into things.  The thoughts you put out attract the experiences that Read more [...]
whore's pasta

whore’s pasta

Whore's pasta. Or pasta puttanesca / spaghetti alla puttanesca as you might know it by.  You cannot write about this Napolese dish without some reference to the translation, surely? The name derives Read more [...]