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Confessions of a Rock ‘n’ Roll Name Dropper – In Conversation with Laurie Kaye

Confessions of a Rock ‘n’ Roll Name Dropper – In Conversation with Laurie Kaye 9 minute read Imagine getting the opportunity to meet your idol. And imagine they turned out to be everything that you’d hoped they ever would be. That’s exactly what happened to music journalist Laurie Kaye on December 8th 1980, when she…


Meeting the Dull (Wo)men of Great Britain – The Post Box Toppers of Rhyl

“Meeting the Dull (Wo)men of Great Britain – The Post Box Toppers of Rhyl” 14 minute read Every so often I am reminded of how odd my life must appear to the outside world. And it seems that my involvement with the Dull Men’s Club is only serving to amplify this oddness; taking what occurred…


Why Everybody Needs to See Sound of Freedom

“Why Everybody Needs to See Sound of Freedom” 10 minute read At around 11pm on Thursday the 31st of August, the world felt like a dark place. I left the movie theatre feeling emotionally numb; barely able to say thank you to the person that held the door open for me. As I walked back…


The Goodness That Surrounds You

“The Goodness That Surrounds You” 4 minute read I’m guessing that at some point in your life you’ve felt alone. And I’m sure that even though you have family and friends that you can call upon, you don’t always feel able to do that. Maybe you’re too proud. Maybe you don’t want to worry them….


Meeting the Dull Men of Great Britain – The Mountain Measurer

“Meeting the Dull Men of Great Britain – The Mountain Measurer” 10 minute read It took me almost three years to make it over to Wales to meet Myrddyn Phillips. And by that I don’t mean that I set off from home and almost three years later I finally arrived (1). No, what I mean…