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AUTUMN

Posted by on Sep 21, 2015 in Blog, homepage | 0 comments

AUTUMN

This is a turning time. The world is turning again and as autumn begins to curl around us, the leaves dim their lights and it’s time for our jackets and scarves and fingerless gloves to come out of hiding once more. It is a turning time, an evaluation time. Am I where I want to be, do I feel as I want to feel, am I being as kind to myself as I can, is this the life I chose? Or do I need to sign up at the local gym, the trapeze class, to a different version of my life? We may make our resolutions as the New Year arrives, but somehow for many of us it is still September, start of the school...

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WARNING: HEAVY CURSING AHEAD

Posted by on Apr 20, 2015 in Blog, book, homepage, launch | 0 comments

WARNING: HEAVY CURSING AHEAD

Its Monday night, 20th April, and my book launch is tomorrow. After a hectic few days last week, I’ve been away in Devon for the weekend, and any spare thinking time I’ve had has been devoted to worrying about my cat feeling abandoned and alone and deprived of cuddles. Consequently, I am feeling entirely under-prepared for the launch tomorrow, which is promising to be a big night – my mum is coming!

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IN THE BEGINNING

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Blog, homepage, performing | 0 comments

IN THE BEGINNING

It was a Sunday afternoon at the 12 Bar Club on Denmark Street, probably in 2006. Spencer, my partner at the time, is a singer songwriter, and he had been bringing performers together for these epic Sunday afternoon jams, encouraging spontaneous creative collaboration, and that day, there were some big players in the house. Tom Baxter was jamming with his brother Charlie Winston…

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