- 9 months ago
In GBA 320 we get better acquainted with Christmas (again). It's the 2017 Christmas Special!
This episode is contains three visits from clips of nearly Christmas past as I consider Christmas from the perspective of my 6 year old self and my 36 year old self. It also features my brother when he was 12 and my dad when he was 63.
I mention my series of personal essays about my dad: Down to a sunless sea: memories of my dad https://medium.com/goosefat101/down-to-a-sunless-sea-memories-of-my-dad-d1d2d3a61360
And this piece by the brilliant Meg-John Barker: Rewriting the Rules of the Festive Season http://www.rewriting-the-rules.com/self/rewriting-rules-festive-season/
Image for the episode by Paul Williams: http://www.sketchymagpie.com/
The episode ends with a Christmas song I wrote a few years back called "Time to be Nice" Here it is in video form: http://youtu.be/UiPXNO7WJAQ
This is my other Christmas song in video form: Ghosts of... http://youtu.be/XqCKfOwA9vE
Happy Christmas and