A chat about privilege, Laurence Fox and racism. Featuring some weird cameos.
A gathering held on Wednesday 3rd June 2020 in Wolverhampton City Centre organised by Black Country Stand Up to Racism. The gathering saw people come out in solidarity for the protests around the world following the shocking murder of George Lloyd.
Just a note to say you can download an audio recording of my short story Scally Lads, Handbags and Razorblades from Bandcamp. https://davethepitt.bandcamp.com/track/scally-lads-handbags-and-razorblades The text can also be downloaded and read on Smashwords. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/1003607 Do you want some better news? It’s free. I can’t say fairer than that, can I?
After 5 years and 6 restarts I finally finished The Illuminatus Trilogy.
I stumbled on this gem of a website called The Library of Babel and had to make a video. I hope you enjoy it.
As a nice little pre-Christmas surprise I have been asked to headline Permission to Speak in Stourbridge next Wednesday (11th December 2019). I wouldn’t normally write a blog post for a gig; let’s be honest, I don’t write many blog posts. Yet I think this one deserves something. All round good egg Rob Francis has […]
I don’t like the Internet all that much anymore. See what I mean? Now look, I know I’m writing this on the Internet and that video is on the Internet. I know. I’m not saying the Internet is Satan or anything. But it’s definitely an incredibly funny but unstable child with a fixation on stabbing […]
As I finished filing my tax return for last year it dawned on me… I don’t mind doing this. Then it dawned on me how weird that thought seems to be in a world of massive corporate tax avoidance. So I did this:
Obviously I don’t mean ACAB (Google it if you’re unsure; but do it at home). But something happened today which reminded me of a kid at my school who would carve ACAB into school desks. Why did he do that and what reminded me of that?
We don’t use the word shenanigans enough. Anyway, I’ve got an update on my problems in putting on a single bet.