Protected: Last one, I promise

A note mostly for myself. Today, Doug’s daughter Tina turns 18. And as far as we can gather, tomorrow (Sunday her time) she gets mar­ried. Doug sent her a note though her MySpace wishing her happy birthday, which I think is really good, and I sent...

Protected: Weird ass shit

So, Doug was just on the phone to his sister and her family and men­tioned that his niece has a MySpace. So I logged on to the account I haven’t really checked since last year and added her. On a whim, I checked out the pro­file of Andrew,...

Protected: Shoulda coulda woulda

And in sharp con­trast to the emo­tions of my ‘maybe baby’ post, I’m hov­ering around mopery and intense jeal­ousy: Marcus West­bury, founder of the Nex­t­wave Fest­ival and the This is Not Art fest­ival and all-round annoying git who delivered his first fea­ture on...

Protected: “Hen’s night”

I’m not really inter­ested in insane drunk­en­ness the night before my hand­fasting, or, for that matter, at any time just before the wed­ding. But I was chat­ting with Doug after I saw one of fizit ‘s reg­ular posts for her monthly relaxing ritual...

Protected: And the frustrating side of things

Hol­i­days are lovely. Coming back is not so much fun. We’ve just been through the mail. The bill for the 6 hours Doug spent in emer­gency after Peru is $6000. We have not received Doug’s per­manent visa approval from the Aus­tralian Gov­ern­ment so we’re...