Browsing All posts tagged under »sleep deprivation«

Introducing Holmes

November 13, 2014 by


Harnessing the power of impatience and unpredictability… May cause crime solving, bee keeping, and a hatred of the violin.

I Have Assembled the Tree and Am Gazing Morosely at the Decorations

December 7, 2012 by


I have been having a minor failure in sleep lately. I am working on it… If you accept ‘working on it’ as ‘grumbling about it, occasionally drugging myself, and contemplating in a not particularly directional way talking to my doctor about the headaches that have still not gone away’. It has a sort of interesting […]

Getting Drunk and Losing Sleep Are Good For Creativity?

March 27, 2012 by


Arkem: Is Pan doing better after the transplant? Me: He is feeling so much better. At least I think he is. Right now he thinks he’s Bob. But we’re working on that. Arkem: We’re all a little groggy after surgery. Me: Yeah, hopefully he will be fine by tonight. Or tomorrow anyway. Which will be […]

If I Don’t Write to Empty My Mind I Go Mad — Lord Byron

March 16, 2012 by


Rick: What are you doing? Me: I’m insulting myself in text. Silence. Me: You’re just not going to touch that one, are you? Rick: You’re writing your blog for tomorrow? Me: …yes? Rick: It all makes sense. I have been in the middle of an explosion for like a week now. It’s making me edgy. […]