Going Gonzo – Until I Get There. Part One.

Recap: I have been on the housing list in my area since May 2017. There aren’t many social houses so I knew I had to wait, but I never imagined it would be this long! Wednesday, 8th July 2020. 07.27 After all the hassle relating to Louis’ birthday camping trip, …

Going Gonzo – What’s The Point Again?

Monday, 22nd June 2020. 07.03 I woke up with that “What’s the point?” feeling and just can’t seem to shake it. 09.10 No. Really. What is the point? I think I’m just pissed off because I had an argument with Louis. He came back from his grandparents, banging on about …

Going Gonzo – The Same As It Ever Was.

Monday, 1st June 2020. 06.38 Nothing has changed. No hoards trying to get on trains……..if I was on 80% I’d stay home too! I’ve got another full working week, which is good, I suppose. 07.46 I’ve had my temperature taken(pre-site entrance) and i appear to be no more funked up …

Going Gonzo – Back To A World.

Tuesday, 27th May 2020. 08.53 This is actually my third week back at work, but my first in London. The trains and tubes were empty(mostly) and I even found a coffee shop open. The only downside was the fannying about on the tubes. The quarantine time was hell, and I …

Going Gonzo – No Holiday

Monday, 16th March 2020. 06.26 The only excitement this morning is seeing how much panic escalation there will be in town. I’m so excited! 08.33 It was boring. Business as usual. Not even one person to laugh at. Pfft. To top that, it looks like my holiday is over. Lanzarote …

Going Gonzo – Don’t You Put Me On the Back Burner.

Wednesday, 11th March 2020. 06.21 Years. How many more years? How much longer? Stagnant waiting. “Stop that or I’ll put the leeches on you!” Ok. Enough dwelling on that. 11.18 I’m done already. I’m on the train. Happy days. I presume work for the rest of the week is looking …