(thoughts on) Life

(thoughts on) Life

“Life, don’t talk to me about life.” Marvin, the Paranoid Android Whenever I say the word ‘life’ this quote invariably trudges to mind. And yet … My life is good, I have cake and coffee, a lovely home, great friends, wonderful...
release the weight

release the weight

Background info… I’m not a very disciplined person. So when faced with the deliciousness of cake and other tastiness I rarely say no. However my weight was never a problem until a few years of studenthood plus a bad back meant the pounds started creeping...
Tap Shoes and Toothache

Tap Shoes and Toothache

Memories can be a blessing or a curse, and my memories of Morecambe’s West End are both. Once upon a time, long, long, ago I ventured regularly from my home in central Morecambe to the West End. Tip-tap went my shoes across the hard, wooden floors at the Glenville...

It’s the little luxuries (mostly)

For the last few years I’ve been poor, not quite abject poverty but almost. Living existing with depression took away my reasoning, it totally tanked my decision making skills – and my life and business suffered for it. Which led to poverty. Watching every...
Emergence

Emergence

There have been so many changes in myself and my life over the last few years which have brought me to this place of emergence into a new life. A place where I accept that I am the pilot of my own life, a place where I accept responsibility for all my choices, a place...

A Bunch of Geeks – the idea

We mill around the lobby of a four star hotel, cosplayers looking awesome, geeky tees worn proudly, all our quirks on display … and we know that there are ‘normal’ people looking at us and thinking “what a bunch of geeks”. Some, not all,...