Monthly Archives: Sep 2012

David Sedaris

15°C, lots of rain. Glad I did the weekend’s ride on Saturday. Today, rain and a listlesness that suggests an oncoming cold. It’s Autumn now. The new season brings new programmes on the radio- my favourite of Sundays- David Sedaris. … Continue reading

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Sound in the dead of night

9°C. Quiet. Early morning, in the share change of sleep. It’s not quite silent- there is a man-made sound. A high pitched modulated note like a spinning metal wheel. Most probably a distant siren, its note wavering and reflecting from … Continue reading

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Dead of night

13°C, very still What a terrible night′s sleep. It’ll be over soon. I found myself listening to the night. Distant motorcycles screamed up the A road. Closer by, an owl- but not  one I recognised, only a solitary hoot- a … Continue reading

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Smart phone

17°C sunny. Got a new phone today. This is going to take some getting used to. I got a Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 in the end. For this post, I’m trying the touch screen T9 keypad. Finding the apostrophe in … Continue reading

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Wrong time to wake.

14°C, light cloud. Awake at the wrong time. I know it’s wrong because when I get up in the night at this hour my body seems almost drunken. Odd that. Sleep cycles follow rises and dips, 2am seems the lowest … Continue reading

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