Category Archives: Random


By | Monday, 31 December 2012

I am always surprised at people who cannot find any wonder in their lives at all. I don’t mean people who are suffering, I mean the everyday folk who just cannot see any glory about them. Every single atom of your being was made in the centre of a nebula. We are all literally made… Read More »


By | Friday, 15 June 2012

I am still a fan of using a pen and paper to jot down thoughts, or draw a doodle, or just to carry with me almost everywhere I go.[1] I mean sure I use my iPhone, iPad, and laptop for some/all of the same reasons and with the same restrictive caveats, and I have a… Read More »

The Hirst Restaurant

By | Tuesday, 5 July 2011

So a friend of mine, N. the chef, mentioned that he was working for the Hirst Restaurant family who had just taken over a restaurant south of Lancaster. One of the people listening to him didn’t realise that it was a family who had other local establishments and briefly asked, “what Damien Hirst?” That’s when… Read More »

The size of a suitcase

By | Thursday, 3 June 2010

Well this is odd for a first post but…. This is the size of the large suitcase I have, the A4 sheet is for a size guide. The depth appears to be about 21cm (but the suitcase lid is quite deep so the whole depth is closer to 30cm. From the image you can see… Read More »

First Post

By | Friday, 7 May 2010

This is just a test to check layout and design – you can ignore it at your leisure.