Closely Cropped

Reading time: < 1 min Do you shave? If so, what do you use? Wet or dry? Two blades, three blades, five?? Electric or manual? I’ve been a wet shaver for years now, two blades and a little shaving oil is plenty for me to whisk away those annoying (for the wife) bristles. I keep missing the bit in the […]


Reading time: < 1 min A friend had some bad news last week. He runs his own joinery business and took on an apprentice last year, a young lad of 17. On Wednesday night the apprentice hanged himself. Needless to say it has provoked a lot of thought about life, values and the like, and I’ve not been able to […]


Reading time: < 1 min been thinking about you…. This is not me.


Reading time: < 1 min The Straight Man’s Guide to Enjoying Gay Sex (via Plasticbag) “This article does not aim to change the collective consciousness of Western culture; rather, its goal is to examine and exploit some loopholes in the “laws” of masculinity – loopholes which allow the straight man to explore the extended spectrum of sexuality while maintaining his […]


Reading time: < 1 min FYI: I’m testing some of the commenting system BETA features – if you spot anything off (load times, errors etc) please let me know (if you can, leave a comment, if not, drop me an email).