Goodnight Sleep. That’s a Wrap

Blogs aren’t something I’ve usually got time to sit spending my time writing and I don’t find it easy. That and I don’t really find the fact I’m sitting in front of a computer screen meticulusly moving clips around a time line a particularly engaging story to tell. That said I sit here at 14:24 on a Tuesday, my first real piece of spare time in the last 4 months. That said, not only am I using this time to write this particular blog post, I am currently in the middle of listening to Ben Norris on the BBC at the Royal Albert Hall. Ben is someone that I met briefly in Edinburgh whilst at the Fringe in 2013 and ended up having to spend an afternoon together where we discussed many a topic. One of these was his idea for a Fringe show called “Hitchhickers Guide to the Galaxy”. Ben is a poet and in the short time I’ve known him, we’ve worked together on a few projects and he recently won the UK All Stars poetry championships. It was in a very early stage than, many just a vaguely constructed set of ideas but in the spring of this year he began putting it together after receiving Arts Council funding. Continue reading