Lighten up

It’s all very earnest around here at the moment, isn’t it? Which is funny, because I keep getting all these google searches ‘comedy edinburgh’ and ‘comedian librarian’ and so on. Goodness knows what they think when the land here....

Around the school gates

‘…well, I’d better get home and start work’. ‘But I heard you’re a comedian…aren’t you a comedian…your boy told my girl that you’re a comedian’. Three things: 1. Not sure that a few five minute spots...

What sitemeter is telling me

I imagine there’s a direct link between the number of ‘Adelaide jokes’ ‘jokes about Adelaide’google searches and the upcoming Festival of Arts, Adelaide Fringe Festival and Writers’ Week, and the subsequent arrival of various...

It’s never my fault

soapOriginally uploaded by adelaide writer On Saturday night, I tanked. I was on stage under a spotlight, with a microphone in my hand AND I FORGOT WHAT I WAS GOING TO SAY. Which would have been fine, except that one minute later I DID IT AGAIN. Total, complete blank....