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Reading time vs. Writing time

I’ve had a lovely Christmas break, seeing Emma’s family, spending time with my family, going to festive theatre, eating nice food (off-diet maybe but not excessively), and spending quality time in my home with and the cats and the decorations…

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On the seventh day of advent…

~ the strange fault on our television reoccurred, annoyingly the very day after the engineer closed the job on their system – spent considerable effort trying to persuade Comet to skip the stage of sending another engineer to possibly look…

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Missed 9/9/9 9:9:9…?

If you missed celebrating this moment in history, remember to put in your diary the following dates: Sunday 10 October 2010 10:10:10 Friday 11 November 2011 11:11:11 (surely one ought to do something extra-special by way of remembrance at this…

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Interesting…

If not on a Friday afternoon, when is it better time to have your head implode? I wish I could understand as well I want to… A physicist looks at The Time Traveler’s Wife. – By Dave Goldberg – Slate…

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…Tradesman Arrive

I thought it was another no show. They were supposed to arrive at 10:30. They didn’t. Then Emma realised that we hadn’t changed the clocks!! Buggeration… An hour later, almost right on queue, a nice couple arrived with a van…

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It could be a bonus day

So its finally come; the leap day of the leap year. I don’t usually listen too carefully to Thought for the Day in the mornings (usually, a sensible point in the first half is ruined by the religious bit in…

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Springtime and whisky

Today was one of those early Spring days that warms your heart and feeds your soul. From glorious sunrise, to winding back the sunroof for the first time this year on the way home from work. Something is working, and…

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