Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
poliphilo

Hearing Things.

I dreamed I'd decided to walk home (wherever home was) along the south coast, starting at a town pretending to be Bexhill but actually nothing like. Along the way I visited a bookshop, bought a bag of six jam doughnuts for 70p and dropped in on a Scandanavian film director who had just sent a team out into the desert to make a movie according to dogme rules. I suggested he might like to make such a movie himself- and called back later to see if he'd done so. He said he'd tried but it was just too hot...

And then I woke up because I'd heard my mother calling me twice, "Anthonee, Anthonee!" I hustled out of bed and into her room, prepared to find her perched on the edge of the bed asking where her clothes were- and found her fast asleep.
Subscribe

  • Angry

    I get angry when I feel I'm losing control of a situation. It's similar to the instinct that makes me stretch out my arms when heading off…

  • Scammers

    The house phone rings I pick up the receiver. (Once we move we won't be having a land line.) There is a pause. Then a concerned but…

  • As January Draws To An End

    Someone left a gate open yesterday morning (I don't think it was me) and three of the horses let themselves out onto the drive. There were four…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments