Tag Archives: geekery

The DDC

I was telling my counsellor via video call last night that one of the absolute joys that has been lifting my spirits has been this new gaming group and the use of a Discord server to keep us all in … Continue reading

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Texted by the Government

Although they started making noises about it a few years ago, the UK government never actually got round to making any kind of formal emergency messaging system work. The cynical among us might think that because no one was lined … Continue reading

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Lockdown

We’ve been such hermits with being in isolation that the announcement of some form of lockdown in the UK has been largely met in our household with a bemused snort and a glance out the window at the children playing … Continue reading

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Decluttering Day

Today has been spent pottering around, shredding old files and envelopes with personal data, and having a tidy. Something about the sunshine has obviously kicked me into spring-cleaning mode. A large black binliner now sits by the door full of … Continue reading

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About Last Night

With isolation looming for many of us, a group of us self-confessed geeky queers set up a Discord server last night and started playing Cards Against Humanity. The carnage was livestreamed on the Book of Faces for a while, and … Continue reading

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Adventures in Time and Space

I’m trying not to climb the walls, mostly because I don’t have any energy and my eyes are hurting all the time. Last night sleep was broken so that hasn’t helped the lethargy today either. For the most part I’ve … Continue reading

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Unexpected Geekery

In retrospect, given the engineering crossover I shouldn’t have been surprised, but a random conversation with our regular visiting electrician at work took a very welcome sidetrip today. I’d logged a call about a flickering light the other day, and … Continue reading

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