My week - Sticky date pudding season

06 March 2015

Hello! I hope you have a fun weekend planned, I'll be working a bit and am very excited to be part of the Jugiong Writers' Festival.

This week I met a new person - he is wonderfully warm to hold and very special.

I pre-ordered this book after hearing it was 10 years in the making.

Two new friends recommended this podcast about William Burroughs. It happens to be one of the best podcasts Ira Glass heard in 2014 and is voiced brilliantly by Iggy Pop.

I'm making this delicious looking sticky-date cake with toffee sauce tomorrow for visiting friends. It is autumn after all :)

And I loved this Japanese notion of being mindful and keeping time.

Catch you next week.


  1. I can't wait to listen to the podcast! Soph and I watched Coffee and Cigarettes last week for the first time. The scene with Iggy Pop and Tom Waits is so good. I've always loved how insecure and deferential he seems to be - such a contrast to his on-stage persona.

    1. That's such a good film! Iggy Pop is endlessly surprising - here's another gem, this time in writing, where he replies to a young girl's letter about the hard times in life and waiting for life to get good: