Libertatem Numerus

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FN 726221 Today I have been issued with my Freedom Number. After 54 years I am free. I now have complete freedom of the Library of information and complete freedom to roam in… Continue reading

Stertit Perturbatione

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Apparently you snore really bad when you sleep… We shall see… I have drunk a considerable amount… Maybe I will be unconscious before I become aware    of your nocturnal sonic perturbations… We undress… Continue reading

Mortuos

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“The expression that   there is nothing to express   nothing with which to express   nothing from which to express   no power to express   no desire to express   together… Continue reading

The forty-ninth writer on the blog is..

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The forty-ninth writer on the blog is Robert Garnham. Rob builds guitars. Dozens of hand built electric and acoustic guitars hang around the walls and stand in constant use against amplifiers. Each is… Continue reading

Cornish Clotted Ice Cream

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This weekend on impulse, I rode to Stuntney, near Ely, to visit my parents. Dad is 85 and mum a little younger. They have been riding motorcycles since the 50s, when they toured… Continue reading

Blogging as Genre

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The photograph here has little to do with the subject of this blog post – the genre of blogging. However one of my favourite aspects of blogging is how an image and a… Continue reading

Social Networking Alt.

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Facebook and Google+ are the primary social networking sites at the moment. YouTube videos have comments below them which can occasionally be amusing discussions too, although YouTube in particular has a tendency to… Continue reading

Vertical Time

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  For several years I considered getting a smart phone, this year I finally upgraded to a Samsung Galaxy S3. An Android device with 8mp camera and a ‘panorama’ feature which stitches together… Continue reading

Costa Coffee Rationale

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I stayed away from coffee shops for several years. I was saving money and since building the houseboat cabin and moving off a tiny sailing boat into a relatively palatial abode, I preferred… Continue reading

I Always Wanted a Desk

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As soon as I’d built the houseboat cabin I constructed my desk. It is six feet long, amply deep but slightly too high. I love my desk. Like the rest of my houseboat, it… Continue reading