Monthly Archives: February 2011

Madness, I tells ya!

This is a photo of a crowd, in place of the photos we didn’t manage to take at Bristol Central Library on Friday night. Normally, Dru would have expected to snap some Martin Parr-style pics, but we were swept off … Continue reading

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Becoming Drusilla- book event in Bristol

Richard and I will be at Bristol Central Library on Friday, reading from Becoming Drusilla, and talking, and answering questions, and otherwise making it up as we go along. Should be fun. And the cafe there does good coffee, too. … Continue reading

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pwcas, white ladies, and things that don’t go bump in the night

There were three supernatural creatures round where we lived in Wales. Well, at least three that I know of. One was a bit of a celebrity; the Pwca’r Trwyn, who has suffered sadly at the hands of the folklorists- “A … Continue reading

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fairly finite resource and sagacity

Changing hats, Mr Benn-like, we find that cyclists too have a uniform; figure-hugging lycra, pointy streamlined helmet, bright yellow wrap-round safety glasses, and so on. I passed one of these cyclists last week, on my way through Ashton Court, and … Continue reading

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Before and After. Don’t Ask.

Next week (or yesterday, or last week, or lost in time, depending on when you read this) there will be an article in Bristol’s excellent Venue magazine about our Being Drusilla blog. This is a good thing, as one of … Continue reading

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étages, oisifs étages

More work in progress. I’ve had quite a useful week. Celebrated by cycling out into Somerset, as yesterday was bright and sunny. Snowdrops everywhere, and mistle thrushes throwing their voices across the valleys, as they like to do. I listened … Continue reading

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busy

Here’s a summery picture to cheer you up on a cold winter’s day. Well, it works for me, anyway. It’s a design for a label for jars of honey. I’ve just been overhauling the brakes on the Moggy, ready for … Continue reading

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