Rain, rain, go away…

Reading time: < 1 min I’m sitting in the midst of a VERY tidy office. Some shopping this morning, and then home to be inside whilst the heavens opened. Yeuch. Bonus: Didn’t have to cut the grass. Mind you as it now resembles more of a field of buttercups maybe that’s not such a good thing…< But we did get […]


Reading time: < 1 min As Richard Bloomfield points out, Scottish politicians will soon have a two month ‘recess’. In most other jobs, two months would be unheard of, so I’m guessing that whatever it is they spend their time doing can’t be THAT important or crucial. After all if it was, they wouldn’t be able to take so much […]


Reading time: < 1 min At home. Getting loads done. Spiderman (at last) tonight. Loads to do tomorrow (cut grass, get haircut, tidy office). More later. Maybe.

Site news

Reading time: < 1 min Updated the Visit page again, removed a few, added a few, hoped to not cause offense by placing site X after site Y, you know the kinda thing… If I’ve missed you, or deleted you, or you think I’m missing out (the sites listed are my ‘regulars’) let me know. Well I would’ve updated it […]

Tentacle payment

Reading time: < 1 min There are a few smart cards here in the UK, but none have really grabbed the limelight. This story about Hong Kong Embracing the Octopus Card is fascinating, but somehow I don’t think it will catch on here in the UK. You can almost hear the whiney voiced objections from differing transport companies “But our […]


Reading time: < 1 min I’ve got a few thoughts whizzing round my head about the piece I just read over at Leaking Brain Fluid – “She, The Dreamer”. I’ll try and capture a few and write them down later, but for the meantime go and read it yourself..