It’s a funny thing, if you had told me a year ago that I would be writing and publishing my memoirs for all and sundry to read on the internet I would have likely scoffed. Don’t get me wrong, I had thought about writing a blog long before I actually got round to doing it. It
So, here I am on day 18, or maybe it’s day 19. Sunday 2nd to Thursday 20th – what’s that? [Counts on his fingers] 19 days sober. Go me. Well except I’m not going very far, very quickly. Why’s that Chris? I’ll explain… On Monday, I awoke after a mere five hours of sleep. I
He pulled himself from bed and set about finding some clothes to run in. In the bottom drawer of the secondhand IKEA set he’d bought from an emigrating neighbour, he found a pair of cheap blue running shorts purchased from H&M years ago. The shorts were then partnered with a faded red t-shirt that sported
Last week I published a post denouncing alcohol, stating my intention to remove it from my diet (link here). Struck down with a crappy cold, I had a good reason to stay in on the weekend and avoid the temptation. I sold the ticket I had for a warehouse rave on Saturday, and instead opted
Before I start, did you know you can subscribe to the blog to have it delivered to your email? Well you can! Navigate to the homepage – link here (will open in a new tab) – scroll to the bottom, enter your email and you’ll get no spam, just a tidy little notification from WordPress when
It wasn’t easy to give it up, but it wasn’t too hard either. I attended weddings, birthday parties, even a debaucherous stag weekend in Hamburg. Not a single hangover. Well done me.
I should advise you, dear reader, that this post is mostly informative. As I started typing I worried about how I might be able to make this an interesting, entertaining post. I mean, it’s not the Truman Show-esqe glimpse into my being, like some of my other recent pieces. Then I slapped myself across the
The immensely talented Angus and Julia Stone have an achingly beautiful song on their latest album called ‘Nothing Else’. Early on in the song the lyric goes “they say you have to fall apart to really be someone”. I get it. I hope for this blog to be an informative, but fun look at life through