Category Archives: Photos

I bought a hat

So, I bought a hat.  It’s the kind of hat that other people can buy, and when they wear it they look quite cool.  That’s cool-as-in-stylish, not cool-as-in-temperature, since it’s a hat designed to be worn in cold weather.  And … Continue reading

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Fun with Pet Shop Boys album titles & grammar

Over the past 24 years, the Pet Shop Boys have released 10 mainline studio albums (i.e., ignoring the two singles compilations, all four remix cds, both live albums, the B-sides compilation, the recordings of their musical and film score, and … Continue reading

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My life in crushes

In the next few days I am going to have a birthday.  I’m not going to tell you exactly which one (you already know that I’m in my mid 30s), but given average life expectancies, it would seem reasonable to … Continue reading

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Weird crushes

Oh look, Aethelread’s doing a post that isn’t full of self-indulgent navel-gazing, or pseudo-intellectual nonsense.  Hurrah! On the down side, this is a post that is perhaps unlikely to appeal to my straight male and gay female readers.  Or at … Continue reading

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Get yer desktop out for the lads…

Scroll down to work out the significance of the title… But first of all, before the interesting part of the post, mental health news.  I am feeling – whisper it – better.  Not a whole lot better, but better.  I … Continue reading

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I went for a walk

Well, why not, I thought.  It was a nice sunny day. For a brief while, there wasn’t a cloud in the sky.  Or at least, not so long as you looked in the right direction…  

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