Monthly Archives: May 2015

This may be my last entry…

I love camping. Until recently I was a cub scout leader but I became disillusioned with the whole movement because there just isn’t enough focus on outdoor pursuits. I quickly realised that I wasn’t ever going to get the camping experience I crave and enjoy hanging out with a bunch of kids who spend the entire time wishing they were somewhere else and crying for Mummy. Read More


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My bread maker always give me mixed feelings. On the one hand it is a convenient way to make bread from scratch with none of the random crap that store bought bread has in it; on the other it is robbing me of one of the things in which I feel real pleasure – making bread by hand. Read More

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Last week I bought the Tarantino XX blu ray set and it has reminded me just how much good work Tarantino has done.

I watched the epic Kill Bill vols 1 and 2 over the last few nights and a good portion of Reservoir Dogs prior to that. It’s almost hard to imagine a world before movies got the QT treatment.

I’ll probably go a little further into this at a later date but I have to say, I’m impressed with how bright, vibrant and important his movies are. I’m a fan and I suppose I always have been.

Thanks for reading, now discuss.

This may be my last entry…

**Health Update** – I know you were worried

I saw the Advanced Nurse Practitioner (me neither) today to see why I’m feeling so terrible. The answer: I’ve been through so much crap over the last couple of months that she’s surprised I’m not in a much worse state. The various drugs I have been on have sent my immune system into meltdown and given my stomach a gangland-style working-over. Apparently, the reason I feel virusy is that I have a virus (duh). Read More