Getting It Done #2

Month seven is now underway, and Laidig is still a busy-bee. Almost four months to the day, and nearly a year to the day, the two commitments I made to myself is paying off: upping my reaction:response ratio and collecting rejections. While I would have loved to have spent my time doing literally anything else,…

Getting It Done

It’s the third month of the year, and Laidig is a busy-bee once again. I can’t say what happened, or when, but at some point I decided I needed to hold off less and do more. From sending off applications or submissions within a couple of days of seeing them, to little DIY projects around…

Laidig – A Family Affair

Just my great-grandad (right), his brother and sister-in law, and their pork butchers in the early 1900s. I mean why else would you leave Germany for Edinburgh? And yes, I’m afraid that nose is still alive and well throughout the rest of us. Bastard.

Purge (The Good Kind)

I recently posted about my difficulty to work and sleep in clutter. I’ve been in a permanent state of clearance for so long, but much like a large bowl of nachos, just when you think you’ve hit halfway, more reveals itself and you have to change tact. Because of how much has already gone, it’s…

“Life’s a marathon, not a sprint”

It’s been a while since I posted any theatre chat, so to hell with recent tradition and let’s go oldschool. For the newbies, I’m a theatre-maker from Scotland, my trade being in performance and writing for the stage. After my masters, several things went wrong, and I’ve spent the last two years putting all the…