Monday, August 25, 2014

Today's Happiness Experiment entry

Brunch in Upper St with N

Playing Otello with N while listening to records

Visiting book shop with N

Yesterday's Happiness Experiment entry

Sorting out my records (recent acquisitions)

Watching Marathon Man with N - discovering the golden age of 70s cinema

Meeting Buddy & Bella for the first time (including an outing to Sunny Hill Park involving eating Israeli food including jachnun)

Creative Accounting #268

Marathon Man = Boys from Brazil + Odessa File

Creative Accounting #267

The Usual Suspects / Inception = complex plot + narrative layers

Creative Accounting #266

The Usual Suspects / True Detective = police office interrogation

Friday, August 22, 2014

HEE Wednesday - to Edinburgh

Writing opening of Jamie Oliver chapter of When Sparks Fly on early morning train to Edinburgh

Views of the Lake District

Listening to BJ Novak of Inglorious Basterds reading his stories at the Edinburgh Fringe with Dan and Steph

YHEE Edinburgh

Honours salad with Compte from Savoie at Honours restaurant with Maverick

MacTaggart lecture and briefing session by David Abraham at Edinburgh TV Festival

Signing off Tattoo Twists eps 5-8

Star Spot #488

Gerry Sadowitz - York Place, Edinburgh

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

THEE Naxos


Laughing in the sea with the Enfants Terribles

Playing bouncing water ball with D

Late lunch chat with N

YHEE Naxos


Reading D's Infinity comics

The wind on Pyrgaki beach

Sunset from outside Grotta hotel, enhanced with a coffee

Monday, August 11, 2014

YHEE Plaka

A reggae track at the Yazoo full moon party (by Gobey)

Sunset dip at Plaka in intense golden light

The sea breeze up at Grotta (reading Amos Oz)

Saturday, August 09, 2014

Today's HEE Plaka


Finishing Mitla Pass on the couch overlooking the old city

Fertility rite in Naxos town

Backgammon showdown at sundown in Yazoo vs DG

YHEE North Naxos

Yoghurt, honey and walnuts at Apollonas port at sundown (plus Greek coffee)

Fertility rite at upper Kouros

Crimson sunset on North-West coast on way home

Friday, August 08, 2014

YHEE coastal Naxos

Watching Casablanca outdoors beside the Venetian Castle of Chora

The marble pebbles of the beach in Abram

The seaside tavern on Abram beach

Old Chora

Wednesday's HEE


Playing backgammon with the Enfants Terribles on a stone step in Halki

Reading and drinking coffee under a hundred year old plane tree in Filoti

Walking and talking about deep stuff with the Enfants Terribles through Filoti

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

YHEE Naxos Yazoo

Naxos Old Town

Finishing Foreign Country by Charles Somebody, poolside spy thriller

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo on her Right Buttock

Hanging at Yazoo including backgammon with the Enfants Terribles

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

YHEE Naxos

Naxos town

The shade netting of the Yazoo bar, Plaka

Underwater handstands at sunset at Plaka

Laughing off adversity (codename: swordfish) with D

Monday, August 04, 2014

Yesterday's HEE - To Mykonos and Naxos

Dinner en famille by the sea at sunset

The Enfants Terribles asleep on each other on the early morning plane

Greek white buildings

LGW to Mykonos
To Naxos


A Madmen creative ideas development session of some sort

Sunday, August 03, 2014

Yesterday's Happiness Experiment Entry

A cappuccino from Maurizio's with N

Watching a video of D performing in Mile End

Meditating in the deckchair in the garden