Category: News

Bit of a default category this – I do not try and write up about deeply personal family news. I prefer to keep that secret – I just write up things that are public information on this category.

I do not write about everything – maybe I should? Maybe, warts and all, if I shared my life publicly then there would be more footfall on the blog?

I do not want to take the risk – there does seem to be an all-or-nothing approach to blogging that disinterests me. I figure people should not write what they do not want to come back to bite them

11th January 2013 / News
6th January 2013 / News

Years ago, when I went to school – I knew a mate called Jon. He now has a custom guitar business operating from the Highlands of Scotland (close to where…

5th January 2013 / News

Source: knowyourmeme.com Apparently, last summer was big for, what is known as, “slut-shaming”. The above image, first uploaded to Instagram by the picture’s subject — a girl named Sabrina, who otherwise…

26th December 2012 / News

First off, I would like to wish you all a very merry Chrimbo – how was it for you? Christmas Eve saw Kathryn and I sampling German Wheat beer in the…

25th November 2012 / News

It was difficult – But I managed it! Saturday the 24th of November is Buy Nothing Day here in the UK. I took all of the purchased music off my…

16th November 2012 / News

In 2010 the Danish Astronomer Tycho Brahe’s body (famous for having a brass nose) was exhumed to determine the cause of his death. An earlier exhumation, in 1901, showed traces of…

16th November 2012 / News
16th November 2012 / Music

 The earth is alive with its own radio broadcasts. Lightning, the solar wind and solar storms create a variety of radio signals that surround us and lie just beyond our…