G-Rated

There’s a terrific little thingy on Tom’s Place which made me laugh, and so I thought I’d do the same to see what kind of classification my blog has. Boring old g-rated, it seems despite a reference to crystal meth.

Microwave

It’s been a while since I’ve posted something in my “discarded category”. Maybe it’s the wet weather that’s stopped people from throwing stuff out? Or maybe it’s just that time of the year. You can imagine how excited I was on the way home tonight to discover an old microwave and a collander in the …

Centrepoint

As I was standing at the bus stop on Castlereagh Street earlier tonight, I looked up and saw Centrepoint Tower. And for just a moment I reflected on my life and how Centrepoint Tower is nearly always visible to me. I live in Surry Hills, I work in Ultimo. Regularly, of course, I’ll visit The …

Trendsetter

I’ve always been quite a trend-setter, quite fashionable from an early age with one or two exceptions, such as that terrible perm I had in 1985. But because I am such a trendsetter, I quite liked this idea from Mark and so I thought I’d follow suit. 1. What’s something you were into before it …

Snapshot

I used a Polaroid camera yesterday for the first time in many years, and no, not for the reasons you might be expecting! A friend of mine who is making a television program for screening later this year asked if I could help with the audition process. I felt like Little Miss Secretary, as I …

Red Wine Weather

cksonThe wet weather continues in Sydney. Dark, cold and wet actually. In fact it’s been raining fairly constantly since about lunchtime yesterday. I first noticed the rain when my friend Colin and I were enjoying a very nice “flash lunch” at Bentley Bar on Crown Street, Surry Hills. It had been overcast for some of …