Seven Days

2014 has arrived and already we are a week into the new year. Time for a recap, yeah? Am I doing this right? Number of times I’ve written 2013 by accident. One. Number of (short, slow) jogs I’ve managed. Two. Number of nights sleep ruined by insomnia. Three. Number of days I’ve thought about shaving but haven’t. Four. Number of impulse online shopping buys I’ve avoided. Five. Number of kilograms I want to lose by the end of this month. Six. Number of months until I’m a volunteer at Glasgow 2014. Seven. And finally, a large number that will have impact on my life for the rest of the year and beyond. $514million. Not bad for the first seven days!

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Doing more

I seem to be on a bit of a get shit done kick at the moment. My desire to simplify and declutter continues and that in turn seems to be feeding my desire to tackle lots of the little things that rattle around in my head on a fairly constant basis. On the face of it none of them are particularly important, or at least aren’t likely to be deemed important to anyone except me, but I think that’s the point. I want to get these things done for me. That may mean I spend a night faffing with this blog, or trying to setup Slogger, or reading through the stack of back issues of Wired magazine that lie untouched …

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