Cult diversions

Cult diversions

Sometimes, gifts fall into your lap as if from Lord Xenu heaven. The 7-minute Scientology infomercial DVD on 'The Golden Age of Tech II' - accidentally delivered to our flat[...]
Anesthesia

Anesthesia

I had my wisdom teeth extracted yesterday, which was the first time I've ever been put under general aesthetic. And it should surprise no-one that my first instinct after coming[...]
Kilopounds and Kenosha

Kilopounds and Kenosha

So the last bits of 2014 were great. Which is a bit of an administrative hassle, if you're the type of person who feels compelled to write a painfully exhaustive[...]
Dominic's Big Review of 2014

Dominic's Big Review of 2014

"I'd say this was a life-changing year," I was advised for this blog today. Well, yes, quite a lot happened in 2014. It was a twisty journey which took me from[...]
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2014: My Year In Books

Confession: this year, I failed in my reading target of reading 'at least one more book than last year', which would have required a minimum of 31. I could make[...]
One Thousandth Post Boxing Day Spectacular

One Thousandth Post Boxing Day Spectacular

Happy Boxing Day! Usually at this time of year I'm overwhelmed by (a) the coma of Christmas, and (b) the self-imposed chore of writing a year in review, but I couldn't[...]
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