A Head Trip Category

Expansion | Editing

You know how a creative mind never stops ticking over, the ideas coming in quick succession. This is great if you’re a writer because we need those fucking ideas to write. Without them we’re just mindless idiots staring at a computer screen, drooling on the keyboard while our eyes burn from pixels that are to […]

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It F**king Broke..! | Whisky

If you follow me on social media, which you totally should because I’m fucking awesome and not at all a total narcissist, you might be aware that I kinda sorta love Whisky. That’s whiskly spelt W.H.I.S.K.Y. Not W.H.I.S.K.E.Y. You see, I’m a Scotch man. Love the stuff, can’t get enough. I could run down a […]

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And The Editing Continues?

Lagavulin nights. That means I’ll be drinking one of four, or all four, Lagavulin’s in my Whisky collection. That being said, this Phase one edit isn’t going great guns at the moment. Frankly it’s the first time I’ve done it. Yep, never before have I taken a book this far. My previous book was so […]

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Not My Netflix?

It all started after the Formula 1 race in Hungry when I received an Email Netflix was informing me that I had changed my email address. Thing is, I hadn’t. I figured it was a glitch, I mean this shit happens, right? So I open the app and go ambling through unable to understand anything […]

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Editing | Writing

It’s like running 27 mental marathons back to back. At the start you can’t see an end to it all. It moves slow and consumes a lot of your free time. And you never seem to see progress. It’s just a never ending journey of black and white on a paper road to nowhere. Fuck […]

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Two Months Without Beer | Sunday

Sunday 16th, July. Two mouths ago I decided to give up beer. I’d came to realise I was drinking WAAAAY too much of it and figured if I could give it up for a few months then that would mean I’m not hooked, right? Two months later and I haven’t been craving it at all. […]

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The Road Ahead | Writing

Sunday 16th July Right now it’s Sunday, about 1am and I can’t sleep, or at least I’m not tired enough to sleep. So I decided to pour myself a whisky, in this case a Balvenie 12 and see if I can’t get this whole new blog thing rolling. You’ll find below a picture of a […]

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In The Days To Come.

I just opened this mug. A relative sent for me, to be opened to-day.   Yes, I’m 40. Okay first, I haven’t celebrated my birthday for 24 years. Second, In the last 40 years I have achieved exactly nothing. So when I look at this mug with it’s slogan “It took 40 years to look […]

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*Sigh

To-day was an expression of most weeks, boss not paying me on time, bills to pay etc etc, ‘cept this week he sent his wife to pay me… Smooth. Thing is the pay isn’t great and I hate not getting paid on time, or even knowing if that pay will come on Friday (*I get […]

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How Much Whisky is Too Much Whisky?

The short answer is: Don’t ask stupid questions! So, how much whisky do I have now? I decided ten weeks ago that I wanted a better kind of booze. I’d been drink beer most of my life, I’m 39 now, and though I still like beer, I wanted more. Three weeks ago I started my […]

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