Category Archives: Irregular Musings

A Not So Vague Interview

By: Lydia Crow   “At the right moment in time, at the point where I had finally secured a moderately average salary, in a city I loved which was filled with friends, and a freedom I had not felt for … Continue reading

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Dear Lydia (Letter from Nigel Downs, General Manager, O2 Academy Brixton)

By: Lydia Crow ShiverWrigglers may recall Lydia Crow’s letter of complaint to the O2 Academy, Brixton in early December 2012. You can read it online here. Well, Nigel Downs, General Manager at the O2 Academy Brixton, has replied. Here is … Continue reading

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Dear O2 Academy (Sadly, A Letter of Complaint)

By: Lydia Crow   Dear O2 Academy, Firstly, I would like to congratulate you on the well-organised and fabulous evening which was the Ben Folds Five gig last night. The organisation at the door was smooth, the venue amazing and … Continue reading

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The Woman at the Foot of the Bed

By: Vague   It was a dark and stormy night.  Actually, this is a lie.  It was a clear, windy, and typically Northern-Scottish-Autumn night, with the moon shining through the sloped window in my attic bedroom. I had no blind … Continue reading

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Moments

By: Hugin   In one of my favourite television programs, Psych, there is a point where the main character asks his father if he thinks it is possible to miss a ‘moment’ in life.  His father’s reply is that life is made … Continue reading

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Mummy Wow, I’m a Big Boy Now.

By: Will Roberts 4th February 2011   Just caught my reflection in the window.  With the blue/white light from my laptop reflected in my glasses I look fucking sinister.  I have eaten, predominantly, South African Biltong this evening (ahh, the primal … Continue reading

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RLSH

By: Will Roberts   I’m temporarily residing in a grey satellite town, cowering in the shadow of a slag heap in South Yorkshire.  Though the mine nearby is still, on paper, a going concern it is one of the countless … Continue reading

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I’m A Show Off

By: Will Roberts   Now I don’t wish to rock the boat, and do stop me if the particular thread I’m picking at here is the one which unravels the cardigan, but I’m currently contemplating something of a quandary and I’m … Continue reading

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Time and Overconsumption

By: Patrick   ‘Time is not money; time is life.’ This sentence is from an article written in the 1960s. The article quotes a recent passage from ‘The Times’ in which it was shown that Americans in fact work just as hard … Continue reading

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Time; Our Friend

By: Hugin   Five hours ago I had a ‘blast from the past’ – a really valuable experience.  It was finding a story I had written when I was ten, not so juvenile as to be laughable, but with that … Continue reading

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