Yesterday I wrote about the arrival of a new piggy, bringing my collection up to eight. I keep these colourful, squeaky pigs on display in my living room.
I love the pigs but find them extremely… read more
Every Christmas for the last three years I’ve shared a festive themed tic for each day of Advent. Tomorrow’s the 1st of December, when the run-up to the festivities begins in earnest, and once again I’ll be sharing a… read more
This year everyone seems to be talking about it being ‘Black Friday’ today, and I don’t remember ever hearing about this before.
For anyone still in the dark, Black Friday’s the day after Thanksgiving in the United States… read more
I’ve been enjoying something of a dip in the regularity and severity of my ‘ticcing fits’ in the last couple of weeks and one benefit has been a welcome increase in the number of uninterrupted nights sleep I’ve had.… read more
Every so often Leftwing Idiot goes off to host comedy disco nights with our friends Cassetteboy (there are two of them). In an effort to avoid losing his voice half-way through a show, he’s started doing vocal warm-up… read more
Quick as a flash another month has passed, and once again it’s time to get mystic with a Tourettes-enriched horoscope. So, Sagittarians, here at long last are your predictions for the year. I hope you enjoy hearing what the… read more
It’s not all about biscuits on here you know – far from it. A quick search of my tics for ‘Bears’ currently returns over 100 results, and they’ve made a wide range of wild claims about our furry friends over… read more
One of the nicest things about hosting a tic-inspired gallery online is being surprised when a flurry of new images suddenly appears. And that’s exactly what’s happened recently but usually it’s only one artist who gets over-excited and puts… read more
For the last few weeks I’ve been used to a new vocal tic. It’s one I say several times a day, but not all the time. Unusually for me it’s not a surreal mash-up of random ideas. Instead, it’s a… read more
It’s true that my tics can make things very difficult but on balance I think they make my days more interesting.
To test this theory I thought about what I did today and what my tics added to each… read more