Monthly Archives: July 2011

Terence Malick’s – The Tree of Life

Of all the trailers I’ve watched recently, none has seemed more appealing than The Tree of Life. I’m not a Brad Pitt fan, I didn’t realise it was a Terence Malick film, and the trailer didn’t really offer much other than … Continue reading

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The Tree of Life

I was probably 13. There were 3 of us. In the fresh cold of an Autumn night we stood in a circle on a field in Lutley Park. I often think about this moment, I feel the youthful excitement, it’s … Continue reading

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Armchair Adventures and Maltese Memories

After yesterday’s hearty – or heart-straining – blow-out, today, I find myself resigned to the bear-shaped rut in my settee. By blow-out, I mean 2000+ calories of booze or 28 units. Yes, as an overweight alcoholic, my life is measured in … Continue reading

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Waking with the Enemy

It is the early hours of the morning, not half a day after beginning this blog. Whilst I was all set to relive my introverted and often drunken exploits in Budapest, Prague, Amsterdam, Northern Spain, Offenbach/Frankurt, Morocco or one of the … Continue reading

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Death in the Afternoon

I hate to begin my first ever blog with a sweeping and perhaps trite comment like life is travel, but I guess I just have, and life is. There is nothing original in this. Many people already view life in this way and many … Continue reading

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