Archive for November, 2008

Apres Comedy

Thursday, November 20th, 2008 at 15:06

This is me. The last two nights I’ve had little sleep. The first I was worrying about the countdown to my first ever standup gig. And for the second, I was happy it was over and so high on andrenalin. The feedback I’ve received tells me the gig went well. The disparity between the way […]






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Countdown to Comedy

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008 at 15:42

This is the countdown to my first ever (and last??) standup performance. It’s on Wednesday 19 November and the details are below. If you click on the name of the pub you get a Google maps reference. STAND UP SHOW With graduates from Chris Head‘s stand up comedy course Wednesday 19th November at:Wilmington Arms pub […]






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More Writing

Monday, November 10th, 2008 at 18:39






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Writing and More Writing

Friday, November 7th, 2008 at 17:49

(serious image) I agreed to do some research for the Bar Council on direct access to barristers. The report was due yesterday but I asked for an extension today. Avis Whyte, my colleague, and I eventually got it in. It was the result of poring over a huge pile of documents, interviewing various experts and […]






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What and What Not To Do With a Ganglion

Monday, November 3rd, 2008 at 16:30

I think I’ve got a small ganglion cyst on my wrist, which I can feel pressing on a nerve. It’s an irritating little bugger. I read one way to get rid of them is to hit them with a big book. It makes them burst. I tried that on myself last week. Even though I’ve […]






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