Category Archives: The Capacious Hold-All

Just saying

It’s supposed to snow tonight. If it does, getting to work tomorrow will be even more of an arse than usual, as public transport in this country Does Not Do Snow. Last winter, the train-tracks points froze and the tube-lines … Continue reading

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Yarn

In this modern world, I am anachronistic. Or do I mean anachreontic? [Probably not - Ed.] I still have to get S to set the – oh, what do you call it? The box with the hard-disc in that watches … Continue reading

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What good am I?

It’s Saturday evening, and I am sprawled in an armchair, watching cheesery and nonsense on the television, and already having oh-God-it’s-Monday-on-Monday anxst. Because on Monday I will have to get out of bed when the alarm goes off, and when … Continue reading

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Writing begets more writing

You are quite right. Last night’s post was unforgivable. Next time it’s all gone like that, I shan’t post at all, OK? OK. Where were we? I am writing a story. I have written pages and pages and pages, and … Continue reading

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I have a wire to squeak in under…

…EEP

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Come back tomorrow

Please excuse lack of posting today. It’s someone important’s birthday and I shall be spending the evening getting him roaring drunk.

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I have nothing to say and I’ve said it.

It’s NaBloPoMo. I can’t not write something tonight. But I’ve just been on a train for two hours and there’s nothing in the fridge except a piece of celery I could tie in a knot and half a bottle of … Continue reading

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Rattling of tins

Because I am spending the weekend away from home, with husband (it’s his birthday next week (hurrah!)) in a B&B with a king-sized bed, chocolate truffles, and a bottle of rosé in the mini-fridge, I am of course wearing woolly … Continue reading

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Don’t bother reading this one

I went back to work today, having spent two (well, three, if you count Sunday, and I do) days lying face-down on the bed wishing the entire Universe would fuck right off and take everything between my neck and my … Continue reading

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Things to read when in savage amounts of pain

1 – Nothing. Even when you’re bored out of what’s left of your tiny mind, there are times when reading is not an option. This is endurance mode. Concentrate on not dying, try not to sob too much or you’ll … Continue reading

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