Monthly Archives: November 2015

Grumpiness and Preoccupation

You may have noticed a bit of a slow down in posting of late, and if I put my hand on my heart it’s been because I’ve not really been feeling too motivated. There’s been an awful lot going on … Continue reading

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Visitor Statistics

Out of sheer curiosity, I thought I’d take a look at the visitor statistics for the site. Since adopting a more regular posting schedule we’ve nearly doubled the page views here since last year to 6754 as of time of … Continue reading

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And Still The Colds Linger

Good grief… I think today’s the first time in a while that our household hasn’t echoed to racking coughs, sniffles, streaming noses and sinus-related groans of discomfort. As primary plague-spreader, I’d hoped to have come out the other side of … Continue reading

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Professionally Foolish

One of the things I did when ill back in the early 00s was become enamoured of social media and blogs. I set up online journals and didn’t care who knew about it. I wrote caustically about life, illness, and … Continue reading

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Paris

I want to say something about Paris, and the horrors last night. I just can’t think of anything to open with that doesn’t sound trite. I’m a contrary soul at the best of times, as anyone who knows me can … Continue reading

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More Halo 5 Thoughts

I hadn’t finished the campaign when I last wrote about Halo 5, and I hadn’t even touched the multiplayer side of things. Now I have done both, so it’s time for a few more relatively spoiler-free musings. The single-player campaign … Continue reading

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House of Plague

Oh dear, I’ve given my cold to both Lady M and Lady P this week, so you can imagine how popular I am right now. The snark, between sneezes, coughs, and blown noses, has been pointed, though there have also … Continue reading

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