Where the City Sleeps

Where the City Sleeps

It's all about the red and white at the moment. The title of the blog is a minor lyric from a Green Day song and there has been a huge campaign here in the UK for several months, to get Green Day's American Idiot to number one in time for the visit of the Orange-a-tard [...]

Lose Yourself

Lose Yourself

Starting over again every day like it's the first. One of the things I enjoy most about blogging is delving into my virtual dress up box and pulling out a look that surprises. Kess has a look, and a personal style...those people that see me outside of these photos would know the trademarks...redhead, freckles, casual [...]

Falling

Falling

That split second when you're off kilter, teetering on the edge...you could recover and find yourself back upright and steady or you could fall, completely and hopelessly.  You're weighing up the options. What's the worst that can happen if you just let go and see what happens. Will someone or something be there to break [...]

Wigs for Kids – Last Weekend for Hair Fair

Wigs for Kids  – Last Weekend for Hair Fair

If you haven't yet been to the Hair Fair you have a couple more days to do so as it closes on Sunday at midnight - so you have all weekend to shop. As is traditional the Sunday is bandana day for Wigs for Kids.  Wigs for Kids is the charity that Hair Fair has [...]

Down, but not out

Down, but not out

I've had a very peculiar week and weekend emotionally. Nothing particularly triggered it but I found myself feeling lower than I have in a long time with no good reason. However, once I was down it seemed like everything that happened just pushed me down deeper into my doldrum. Even Facebook had a 'kick her [...]

Beat the Devil’s Tattoo

Beat the Devil’s Tattoo

My friend Meri talked about politics on her blog yesterday...well in fact, she sort of apologised for talking about it but as someone who follows politics both my side, and the other side, of the pond, I found her post interesting and thought provoking. It made me feel a little guilty as ridiculing a particular [...]