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By George, it’s a Boy! 0

By George, it’s a Boy!

So after much press speculation as to the sex of the royal baby, it turns out it was a boy all along. It had been made known that in the case of the birth...

Shark School 0

Shark School

About twenty years ago give or take half a decade; I decided to give an ex-girlfriend a Geoff Thomas Fishing Calendar for Christmas. I thought I was the funniest fecker alive and I had...

K.D Muir’s History Quiz 0

K.D Muir’s History Quiz

We are halfway through the pieces of the Trivial Pursuit pie. I am going to leave sport until last as it’s the most fun. So that leaves History or Arts & Literature. Let me...

Puff Deconstructed 1

Puff Deconstructed

“Where oh where has my little dog gone…” sang Hazel this afternoon. Its school holidays and this means the kids will feature more in my posts as I struggle to get a minutes peace. ...

The Price of Teeth 1

The Price of Teeth

Now that summer is here I should probably start having more fun with my posts. Let what pitiful amount of hair I still have down and throw caution to the wind. I should broach...

Myths and Legends 0

Myths and Legends

‘In spite of hosts of deniers, and asserters, and wise-men, and professors, the majority still are averse to sitting down to dine thirteen at a table, or being helped to salt, or walking under...

The Bigger Picture 1

The Bigger Picture

It has been forever since I gave out some writing advice or even just relayed my own experiences with various writing projects. There is good reason for that. I’ve not been working on any...

K.D Muir’s Science & Nature Quiz 0

K.D Muir’s Science & Nature Quiz

After being outed as a space nerd in last week’s Hadfield’s in Space entry, it’s only right that I follow up with an equally nerdy quiz on Science and Nature. Ah yes, the green...

Hadfield’s In Space 1

Hadfield’s In Space

There are many shades of geekdom. I live up to a number of them. One particular interest I’ve kept fairly quiet though is that I’ve always been a ‘Space Geek’. I’ve kept it hidden...

Wax On / Wax Off 2

Wax On / Wax Off

Much alike my Russian Winter blog entry from last year I again find myself confronted with a huge list of tasks to complete before I can sink my teeth into my next writing project....