As another decade ticks over, it's hard not to reminisce so I hope you'll bear with me as I do just that.

My sleeping rhythms are in disarray. I blame cricket.

I need to get everything back in order quickly because on the day you read this piece I will be celebrating a significant birthday. I use the word celebrating here in the sense of enduring an event I don't really want to happen.


I suppose there are advantages to getting older. My teen pimples, for example, have cleared up at last which I'm very pleased about because I