All posts tagged: the warren

The Warren is Back!

It’s Brighton Festival season, and already I’ve broken my heartfelt promise to myself that I would pay closer attention to the art and theatre of it all this year. As a kid, I was always fully immersed in every aspect of the festival because of my Mum’s job, and I just sort of haven’t really continued that tradition into adulthood. Perhaps I was overcultured, and humans can only take so many one man shows and tongue in cheek “wank bank” masterclasses before they lose interest, and mine happen to all have been taken before the age of 10. Who knows. Anyway, I’m piping up very briefly to let you in on the most joyous news that The Warren is back in action. The Warren is primarily a theatre venue, but acts as a gorgeous outdoor place to soak up Brighton Festival vibes from one of their two well-manned bars. I didn’t see any shows last year, and if I’m being honest, I probably won’t this year. However, The Warren will be seeing a lot of me. It’s …

Happy Sunday

A quick glance at my camera roll from the last seven days tells me that I have almost literally nothing to show for myself this week. It appears to have been incredibly mundane, which is most unlike me. This is, in part, due to my spending as much of my spare time as I possibly can studying for my TEFL qualification. This is proving to be every bit as difficult as I expected it to, and if/when I finish it I’ll be glad to see the back of studying. It’s not fun for ordinary brains, and it’s even less of a picnic for my slightly-impaired-in-the-focus-department ADHD one. Perhaps I’ll feel differently when I finish, and suddenly have a desire to fill my life with short courses through the Open University, but it feels unlikely from where I’m sitting now. However, Fringe Festival season is upon us and I’m sure that’ll have me spending more time doing fun things than I probably should, making for a more exciting Happy Sunday next week. I’m slightly heartbroken because …