5 weeks and counting

So, I have bought my ticket to the UK, booked for end of April. I have also found a job out in the countryside where I will spend the European summer working. As of 1 May, any blog posts you see here will be from another country and another mind-set. A lot of people...

Digitally For You

I am very proud to announce that my debut collection of poetry, For You Or Someone Like You is now available globally as an e-book. 8 months after the launch of the physical edition (which is still available at www.davidchislett.co.za) the digital versions have now...

Garth McLeod RIP

On Friday morning I learned of the tragic death of Garth McLeod. Its two days later and no-one really seems to know what happened and I am still trying to assimilate the information. Garth was one of those people who pretty much everyone just liked. In the mid 90’s,...

Rock In Paradise

Basically six weeks to go until my next BIG adventure starts. I am pretty excited. Oh, I still have a guitar to sell if anyone wants a hollow body electric Epiphone E175? *grin* My previous post announcing my plans got the most traffic any single post of mine has ever...

So Long And Thanks For The Fish

(apologies to Douglas Adams) I have been back in Johannesburg from my last round of travels since 2003. When I got here, I hadn’t lived in the city for nearly 7 years. I loved being back. The energy, the change I saw from the late 90’s to the early 2000’s. But the...