Category Archives: Life

Make Like Buddha

It’s hard to not want things, to develop ambitions and aspirations. As we age our aspirations may change, our ambitions hopefully become a little more altruistic and a lot more realistic, but it is rare for someone in the Western … Continue reading

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Isn’t Science Really Brilliant, Eh?

So many back episodes of The Infinite Monkey Cage on the BBC Sounds app. So much apathy for actual existence in my soul. Put these two facts together and it’s no wonder I spend my days listening to Robin Ince … Continue reading

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Waity Matey

‘All being well…’ Those are the words that came to mind when considering the opening to this blog post but they are somewhat contradictory. For this post concerns the fact that if there is a bed free in the hospital … Continue reading

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So Good They Named It

The interthing of webbing is a clever innovation. Have you heard about it? It’s like steam engines only it uses much less coal and doesn’t need rails. Or it’s exactly like the spinning jenny if they mean Jenny the alcoholic … Continue reading

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My Hovercraft Is Full Of Eels

Friday’s appointment with my doctor was mildly concerning. Three weeks of antibiotics and my oxygen levels are still low plus I’m still coughing and struggling to get breath. Another week of the second antibiotic is step one on dealing with … Continue reading

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Darling Fascist Bully Boy

Stupid bank holiday weekend. All the banks hopped into their cars and towed caravans down to the coast, clogging up the roads fucking everywhere. Selfish pricks. And they don’t even let their apps have a holiday. I checked my bank … Continue reading

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Carry On Follow That Camel

Oh hello, nice to see you here staring at my words on a screen. You evidently need to read a miserable post about how my health is messing with my life. What’s that? You were hoping this would be one … Continue reading

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