A’ Shaving Grace!

Tanvir Naomi BushSouth Africa, UK 7 Comments

Grace had to go for an overnight to London last week for a hospital check up. Nothing serious we hope – results next week and I’ll let you know. In the meantime she has come back very glossy, fit and happy but with a rather odd shaved bit on her side and tum where she had been strapped to a heart monitor. ‘Couldn’t they have shaved in a logo…given her a ‘Nike flash’? My friend asks peering over a deceptively […]

Pooling Resources

Tanvir Naomi BushMy Dad, UK, Writing 6 Comments

There has been a disruption in my blog flow and I must apologise. I am having a rather hard time with a minor bout of depression due to my continually walking into things I am sure I wasn’t walking into a few months ago. This, exam-material hand-in-time, Tories, Dad’s illness, phone bills, and weariness from the Bath-Cambridge commute have all conspired to dull any creativity or witty banter these last couple of weeks. But fear not! Summer has struck and […]

Gangster Rap

Tanvir Naomi BushUK 6 Comments

(Forgive me readers it’s been 2 weeks since my last blog session. I have recently found out that one of my favourite people in the world is going to have to battle multiple myeloma and it has shaken me up….shaken all of my family up. It goes without saying this is going to affect my writing but I know that the person involved would rather I didn’t go into too much detail right now.)     So I am a […]

Turning on the Bath tap….

Tanvir Naomi BushUK 8 Comments

  This is my poor mutt at home after our first week at BathSpa University for induction and introductory seminars. I think she is a bit…..err…weary. If I had been a nicer person I would have stolen a baby buggy at Kings Cross, softly popped her in it and pushed her home instead of making her guide me.. Induction..what can I say? A marvellous literal (for me) and literary blur with a requisite tally of confident, young men in glasses […]