Monthly Archives: September 2008

Routine

I’m back on the horse, so to speak. The autumn semester has started, I’ve sorted myself out with a job and I’m not sleeping half the day away, and it’s all thanks to Routine, that benevolent overlord that tells you … Continue reading

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The Sunday Story

So it’s Sunday again, so I’m going to have another crack at writing an improvised creative writing piece. I’ve managed to get into the Creative Writing Prose module for this year, so hopefully my writing will improve, but for now … Continue reading

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Growing Pains

So I moved into a new house a few months ago, in July, and it’s only just being slowly filled up with new people until we reached capacity today. So now we have every room filled, and a few tense … Continue reading

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Losing My Soul

I did a bad thing. Maybe not quite on a par with the time when Jez did the bad thing with Superhans, but it’s close. Today, and both days this weekend, I’m was and am an insurance salesman. And that’s … Continue reading

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Thoughts: House Series 4 Ep 1

I love House. I think it’s probably one of the best dramas on tv for two reasons; firstly, it’s got a brilliant story about an utterly emotionally crippled cripple and the people who try to both impress and contain him, … Continue reading

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The Kindness Of Strangers

I’d be the first one to claim I was a cynic in most ways, but there’s something about people that sometimes gives you a little pick-me-up, and makes you think that maybe the world isn’t such a bad place after … Continue reading

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On Stage Tragedy

So I just got back from London today after seeing Metallica at their launch party for new album Death Magnetic (which was why there was no entry yesterday). The gig was pretty good, and while I’m not a huge Metallica … Continue reading

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