New toy. Potential for fun ten out of ten. Potential for a splintered skeleton a squibillion and fifty out of ten.
A brilliant and inspiring first session of the introductory BJJ course at Itaipava in Newcastle. I'm in there somewhere in a borrowed black Gi and a shiny heed. At age 55 I still get a huge thrill from Martial Arts.
Glenn Browns wonderful painting 'We all succumb to the molten core'. Currently at the Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle.