Friday, October 26, 2007

Quick visit

Belgianwaffle plus the younger Wafflette will be crossing over to the UK early tomorrow morning. The usual invitation to accompany a tour around London bookshops, CD shops, Hamleys, etc applies.

Thursday, October 11, 2007

see you Wednesday ...

... if not before.

Yes! Belgianwaffle strides into the Unknown. We're heading for Cairo tomorrow (via Milan) ETA 2pm or thereabouts.

If you're checked in to the Novotel (the less salubrious one, by all accounts) or in the general area, why not drop by for a - well, whatever one drinks in Egypt?

Plenty of Regyptian Strut.

Tuesday, October 09, 2007

"swallow a dose of luminous waffle"

In a sense it was all his fault.

Had I not read Miles' article on Ted Berrigan in 'Parataxis' I'd not have discovered Berrigan. And if I'd not read Berrigan I'd not have read ... and so on ad infinitum. And had I not read 'Compositional Bonbons Placate' I'd not have sought out 'Three Bell Zero' and 'Facture' and coveted this volume in the Poetry Library on the South Bank.

Having exhausted all other options, it occurred to me to do a search through AbeBooks and yesterday there it was waiting in the post room.

He makes it all seem so simple.

(but it isn't).

. Driving into work the other morning with 'Village of the Sun' playing & humming & drumming along  & think...