Category Archives: Personal stuff

Life hacks hacked: Small changes are habit forming

So my Project May 2016 is over and we are now a few days into June so I have had time to reflect on how it went. To recap, I got tired of reading life hack after life hack and wanted … Continue reading

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Feeling sharper is bringing positive results

                  I’m in to week 3 of my experiment in May. Last week I was seriously questioning whether this had actually been of any benefit of all. However in the past few … Continue reading

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Even Leicester City winning the league hasn’t stopped my quest to find out the truth…

Last week I blogged that I wanted to make a few changes – partly in light of things I’d read, but partly because I wanted to make a few changes. Bluntly I want to eat/drink a little less, exercise a … Continue reading

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Project May 2016: Hacking the Life Hacks

                          I am sick of motivational quotes and “life hacks” that, if followed, are potentially going to make me the world’s greatest person that ever lived. In fact … Continue reading

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Blogging from my phone – living the dream…

Here is my first blog from my iPhone Six plus. I need a reason to justify this ludicrously big bit of gadgetry and this could finally be it. Better not make it too long in case it doesn’t work. I’m … Continue reading

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Hunter and the Hunted

A glass of Chivas Regal and a few Dunhills, followed by cocaine, more Chivas, coffee, a Dunhill, more cocaine, orange juice, a Dunhill, more cocaine, more cocaine, coffee, a Dunhill, cocaine, more ice in the Chivas, cocaine, Grass to take … Continue reading

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Forbidden Music

Here’s a thing: Allegri’s Miserere lasts 13.02 minutes, so I will spend that time writing about it. Miserere, or to give it its full name “Miserere mei, Deus” or Have Mercy on Me O God  is a setting of Psalm 51 composed … Continue reading

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I ran the London Marathon

It felt like I wasn’t actually running a marathon, more that I was simply joining a sea of humanity. So many people, supporting so many charities and creating an atmosphere I could only liken to a rock festival. Yet in … Continue reading

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