Category: Life

My Cafe is my temple

Andre and I used to meet at the pub to watch sport and grunt. They were good times but now he’s only interested in meeting for coffee. We have to …

Car Mechanic for Creatives

My car broke down last night and had to get towed to the mechanic. Today I await the dreaded phone call. You know, the one where he knows he can …

David Bowie’s struggles

Tonight is the second last night of a David Bowie Theatrical Tribute Show I’ve been doing with my band Robot Child at Gasworks in Port Melbourne, called ‘Changes’. It’s been …

Hunger Beast Mode

On Friday morning, I sat in the library doing some writing. I’m trying to do it every week in the hope that if I just keep turning up something will …

A Night In Bohemia with Queen

When Freddie died, we worried that he might not live forever. We needn’t have… 35 years years have passed and I’ve got a friend with 4 year old kid who …

Am I drunk?

Our ‘newspapers’ are awash with images of seemingly everyday folks (well if you deem rugby players or reality TV ‘stars’ normal) getting drunk and disorderly. Luckily for me, I was …

Don’t pay for photos at Movieworld

I watched a brilliant two part SBS documentary on Walt Disney last week. I discovered he was equal parts creative genius and evil marketer. On the eve of the opening …

It’s over Facebook, let it go

It’s time to break up with Facebook. It was fun and exciting in the beginning but things haven’t been right for quite a while now. Everything was so exciting in …