Category Archives: Geekery

Blurt Boxing

Between Lady M’s current health, my own sideways brain, and some other things that have affected us on a personal level over the last month or so, we’ve needed something to cheer and distract us.  A sponsored post on my … Continue reading

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Recent Reads

The last few months have seen me return to using the Kindle app on my phone to catch up on reading on my way to and from work – and I’ve mostly been mainlining Charles Stross’ Laundry Files series. The … Continue reading

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Games Roundup

I get bored very easily, and am always looking for some form of mental stimulation. Alongside the reading, TV, doodling, and writing, I also throw myself into games so I like to try and do a roundup every now and … Continue reading

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Change of Plans

I’ve woken up this morning with, in the words of Mre B, no spoons.  This is a reference to the imagery of one’s mental reserves being a drawer full of spoons, and as you interact with people or perform tasks … Continue reading

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Christmas part four or five

I don’t know what it is about this year’s Christmas but its proving rather extended. Between our journeys North and Back Again, we seem to be distributing presents on a daily basis. Don’t get me wrong, it’s fun and appeals … Continue reading

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Driving Lady M’s Car

In a hitherto unknown level of trust, Lady M has allowed me to drive her car as we’ve travelled North for Christmas. I know, you’d think the car I normally drive round the local area was on its last legs … Continue reading

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Short Story: A Conversation

“What’s that noise?” “Hmm?” “There – that noise; can’t you hear it?” “What are you on about?” “Look, just stop what you’re doing come over here.” “Fine. What am I listening for?” “That noise – the high pitched one.” “What … Continue reading

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