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Sebastian Horsley: the show must go on

Your time has come. But it is far, far harder fandy admit that you have been completely unimportant; that in the great sum of things all a man’s endless grapplings are no more significant than the scuttlings of a cockroach.

Also purchased the widescreen edition of Shadow of the Vampire. Jun 07, karen rated it liked it Recommends it for: He was a dandy in the fashion sense and lifestyle sense but I would never have considered his excesses as dandified. HoldernessEast Riding of YorkshireEngland.

I had no knowledge of anything substantive that Sebastian Horsley had done before I read his memoir and really, does one have to accomplish anything in life to write a misery memoir?


Jun 02, Anthony Cristina rated it it was ok. He would have left a note. Horsley’s coffin arrived at the church in a horse-drawn hearse. At least I have cause. The last bit is really very good. I wouldn’t put it past him. Sebastian Horsley”The Guardian8 September Our ambitions burst like some brightly coloured insects from the earthbound grub.

I am a futile blast of color in a futile colorless world.

I shall continue to lift up my face to the last rays of sunshine Seb would agree, I think. Sebastain Sebastian Horsley Theatre blog. Three things that stand out are his descriptions of caking himself in his own excrement, having sex with a VERY VERY OLD prostitute, I’m sure everyone who has written a review of this memoir has said this already, but Realising he is totallly useless at having relationships with women he decides seabstian use prostitutes, sometimes up to four times a week.

The type of person that makes people stop and stare in the street. Now it’s clean sex and bad air. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Sebastian Horsley: the show must go on | Culture | The Guardian

Were this all there is to the tale, one could easily forego the seedy pleasures it offers in favor of well written whodunit. Nov 23, Alan rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: He remains most notorious for having himself crucified in the name of art in the Philippines in For all his posturing and proclamations Sebastian Horsely reveals himself to be a man just as unsure as the rest of us about what life has to offer but trying very hard to make sure that he doesn’t find out.


Sep 14, George Ilsley rated it it was ok Shelves: This page was last edited on 30 Novemberat So why not just go on gambling anyway, careless sebastin life? Ordinary people were boring, so I hung around criminals.

It is merely indifferent. After all, from birth to death his life was a living drama full of heroic triumphs, tragic downfalls and a deluge of one-liners, and which only last week made the leap from street to stage in a West End adaptation of his life story.

If you are a man, squirt cheez whiz from a can straight into your mouth with every page horsldy.