The World Cup

There was a large sporting event happening in South Africa, you may have heard about it. I’ve been really good and, despite watching almost every game, I’ve not really mentioned it here and I’ve tried not to be too boring about it on Twitter (I feel sorry for my followers at times, I really do).…Continue reading The World Cup

Power of the Internets

I don’t have Uncle Ben, and I’m not Peter Parker, but the phrase “with great power comes great responsibility” is foremost in my mind at the moment. Although, when I say “great power” I really mean “a tiny bit of influence, mostly exerted through Google’s search algorithms” but that’s not quite as catchy… The thing…Continue reading Power of the Internets

Do what you can

If you don’t have any alternatives, you can’t object. I’m not fond of making such black and white statements but, driving to work this morning, I heard an item on the news that really annoyed me. Apparently, immigration officials have been suggesting to gay immigrants who are being sent back to their home country, that…Continue reading Do what you can

I’m cheating on you

I’m sorry, dear reader, truly I am. I feel bad, very bad indeed, guilty even. It’s not you though, it’s me, honestly. You are lovely, it’s just… well I wanted something different… So I am writing blog posts elsewhere. Blog posts you might be interested in… I’m sorry I didn’t tell you before, but it’s…Continue reading I’m cheating on you

10 years

I’ve had a personal website for over 11 years, the earliest posts from that are in the archives here in a category titled B.B. (Before Blog). Each page was handcrafted and typically it would take twice as long to get the post online as it took the write it in the first place. Then, along…Continue reading 10 years