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Half Way to Biscuit Land

After five days our Kickstarter appeal has reached £3000 – half way to the total we need to take our show Backstage In Biscuit Land to the Edinburgh… read more

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I’m having a lovely Easter weekend, getting a much-needed rest and taking the opportunity to catch up with myself after a hectic few weeks.

Fat Sister and I were out and about earlier. We went by a fitness studio and… read more

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A Good Day

Yesterday I launched my Kickstarter appeal to raise £6000 to take Backstage In Biscuit Land to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. I’ve never done a Kickstarter before so I wasn’t quite sure… read more

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Do Something Great This Good Friday

So it’s Good Friday, why not do something great? I need your help getting my show on the road. Find out how here.

Having Tourettes means I’m rarely still or quiet. My tics go everywhere I go, and… read more

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Of Boys and Biscuits

Will, Leftwing Idiot and I were out and about near the castle the other day. Leftwing Idiot had popped across the road to see if there was space in a restaurant for us to have a meal. While Will and… read more

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Dear Pig Fairy

The Pig Fairy
Land of the Rubber Pigs
This World or Elsewhere

RE: Where are my pigs?

Dear Pig Fairy,

First, let me set out what an ardent admirer of your work I am. You… read more

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For over a year Leftwing Idiot and I have been working with the Tate Schools and Teachers team to create We Forgot The Lot!, a huge event for children and young people with Tourettes and… read more

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Let’s Get Ready To Kickstart!

If you search online for ‘Tourettes Theatre’, many of the top results are articles about people being asked to leave theatres or sit somewhere else because they’ve got Tourettes – something I’ve had first-hand experience of.

I love the… read more

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Stuck On Pigs

As I’ve mentioned before, I’ve recently developed a strange fixation with ‘pig stickers’. This obsession usually emerges during ‘ticcing fits’ when I know I’m no longer in the running for one of the highly decorated rubber dogread more

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Don’t Forget The Thanks

Wow! What else can I say? Today Tate Britain was completely transformed!
Hundreds of people, some with and some without Tourettes came together to get creative, socialise and reinvent the Gallery spaces as part of We Forgot The Lot!… read more

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