2011 – Living in Northwich, on other side of town to frostfox
have company in the form of Epona a cornsnake, who has a habit of hiding on or under a bookcase if I forget to lock her vivarium. Not working as a result of health issues, including seizures, severe chronic social anxiety (my middle name is not Philippa it's Panic), and arthritis. Currently in a 2 year old open relationship.
2001 – Living in Northwich, different house but still a rented Victorian terrace. House has a leaky bathroom roof and sheds slates in high winds. Owners constantly fail to deal with repairs to roof. Working for Motorola, heading towards alcoholism (didn't quite get there thankfully) as a means of coping. not long broken up from a 4 year relationship.
1991 – Living in Castle Bromwich, part time carerer for ailing Grandmother whilst holding down full time job at a pro audio-mixer manufacturer.
1981 – same 2 bed flat, not employed having not long moved to the area, but working as a volunteer at Tyseley Locomotive Works (as it is now).
1971 – Living in Gosforth, this year saw me finish primary school and start at Gosforth Grammar, where I became the target of bullying for being different.
1961 – Living in Benwell not far south of the course Hadrian's Wall. Parents were soon to split leaving me and my older sister in the care of our maternal Grandmother.