Month: September 2004

Driven to distraction

iTunes’ party shuffle is playing: Mamma Mia – ABBA – The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert For once, I read something on other blogs about work and I liked the way something was said. So and so was ‘distracted by work’. I like that. I have been distracted by work the past couple of days and have been increasingly tired of people saying ‘busy is good’, and ‘you must be raking in the cash’. Luvvies, the only thing I am raking is the ton of paperwork on my desk and on my computer, and the only compelling reason I am on the blog right now is because I want to plug my friend’s fabulous one-man show again. And we’re more or less keeping things within family and friends: A friend is the announcer, my brother’s the photographer, a classmate is the scriptwriter, and I’m the plugger. My best friend’s one-man show. It is good. Go watch it. Mrs Goh Chok Tong watched it last night, and enjoyed Hossan’s song about her husband’s career. …

Sure as a snake along the river

iTunes’ party shuffle is playing: Loving a Hurricane – John Hiatt – Perfectly Good Guitar Some days, life’s the pits. While I wouldn’t say today was one of those days, I still feel that some days, life’s the pits. Get my drift? Tweet