20 Aug 1996 Dear S, Jack and Brady, Well I do hope you are all well, and hope where you live S didn’t cop the terrible floods that were shown on TV a couple of weeks ago. We are having a cold snap at present and yesterday only 11°, today a bit warmer at 14°. Pop been having a hard time with his foot. Doctor seems … Continue reading Spider Bites and Dead Orchids.
Friday, 1 September 1995 9:14am I’m here. I made it! Roasted – purified – by the flames of public transport. Lordy it was a trial. You just never know what’s in store for you. I’m standing there at the tram stop, waiting to be whooshed along tram arteries to the sticky furious heart of the city, pounding, pounding, pounding. I get on, move to a spot … Continue reading How the Hell can someone have B.O. at 8:45 in the bloody morning? How?!
Tuesday, 29 August 1995 9:37am Oh Dear S, you’ll never guess what’s happened. Someone attractive is working here. I mean really attractive, like Sale-of-the-Century-model attractive. This is an ill wind Sis. I don’t want someone extraordinarily attractive swanning around the place making me feel self-conscious. Fuck, fuck, fuck. Have you ever encountered this sort of thing in your working life? I just wanna work with … Continue reading It’s impractical working with extraordinarily attractive people.
Monday, 28 August 1995 9:17am S, Howdy. How was your weekend? I’m still shakin’ the dust of activity from my feet – a busy weekend. Let’s go through it scene by scene shall we? PISSPOT’S UNDOING (A modern tragedy) Author’s note: The following must be read in a tone evocative of the voice-overs in showcases of TV talent such as Unsolved Mysteries, Crime Stoppers, … Continue reading ‘Pisspot’s Undoing” – A Modern Tragedy.