The Queen & I – A “Blogette”

It’s deeply unfashionable for a post-punker to be writing about the Queen.  But I’m not in fashion. Alt text: A black woollen winter coat is laid out on a spotted duvet cover.  Pinned on one lapel is a round badge with a painting of a woman on it.  Pinned on the other lapel is aContinue reading The Queen & I – A “Blogette”

Holidaying after Breast Cancer

Part of returning to life ‘After B.C.’ (Breast Cancer) is going on holiday outside of the UK. Alt Text: A selfie of a white man & woman, taken at an intersection of the road with a statue in the background (it’s Bastille, Paris).  The man is wearing a grey, flat cap, tortoise-shell rimmed glasses, aContinue reading “Holidaying after Breast Cancer”

Adventures with ‘Grayson’s Art Club’

“I still can’t believe that something as great as this came out of such a bad situation.  In March 2020, I was diagnosed with breast cancer, by February 2021 I’d had COVID-19 twice, but by December 2021, I was exhibiting a piece of art that I’d created in Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.  It’s theContinue reading “Adventures with ‘Grayson’s Art Club’”