This Summer Could be the Good Ol’ Days

SOMETHING about summer elevates nostalgia levels in the brain. At least, in me it does. No sooner does the weather warm up and I switch on Buffalo Tom's summer anthem of 1995 - aptly called Summer - than my heart is filled with nostalgia for "simpler times". I drift into quiet deference for "the ol' days" and previous summers … Continue reading This Summer Could be the Good Ol’ Days

The Ruby Red Diaries

FOR SOMETHING different, I wrote some fiction to one of my favourite albums, The Dambuilders’ Ruby Red (1995). The rules were simple: play the album and write a chapter for each song (beginning writing when the song starts and ending when it finishes). All up, less than an hour of writing. For me, the album’s … Continue reading The Ruby Red Diaries