when i was a kid...
i was obsessive about music and the bands that i loved if i dug someone i’d own everything they have made old singles and b-sides i’d tape-record live radio sessions and then, if they were due to release something new i remember sitting by the radio desperate to hear the first play of their new single [ i’d record it onto tape ] and then buy it in the shops on the monday listen...
booking Monday off work and driving to Castlepoint to surf as there’s good forecast [ except for the cold ] hmmmmm but i’d be going on my own [ although i should still go, right? ] i like the solitude fresh air sense of detachment blue sea being places that others are not [ i guess i miss my friend who went back to the UK ] i will look at the forecast tomorrow and make the call see if...
happy birthday bob!
[ from New Zealand ]
my twin has arrived in Wellington for the weekend...
and it’s our birthday tomorrow! [ i’ve made him a t-shirt, it’s his present ]
i haven’t written for a while… errrm i felt quiet, i don’t know why my arm cast was taken off yesterday so i celebrated by going swimming [ 30 lengths… nothin’ special ] although, i still can’t surf it’s very painful and i lost a lot of movement argh but i’m determined and also, i handed in my notice at work so in four weeks i’ll finish and...