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Today is the first day of holidays. The sun is shining and I’ve got 2 whole weeks of non work, non uni based activities stretched out before me and it feels lovely. 371 more words

Self Improvement

Dire Strait's fans...sorry!

This is not everyone’s idea of funny, but it’s mine. But, you know I’m weird anyway. Right? I just happen to think that this is very clever and the singing voices make it for me. 57 more words


Top 10 influences - Music / Songs

10 songs, off the top of your head, that have influenced me, and by extension, my music). Here’s mine, in no particular order.

1. A Change of Seasons… 409 more words


My books' tracklists - #4: Once A Rat

This third and, for the time being, final part of the Tales of Istonnia series (and yes, I have a couple ideas about stories I’ll still need to write, but I need a wee break in which to write something completely different) was written mostly under the influence of Dire Straits’ Making Movies and Thin Lizzy’s Live and Dangerous. 402 more words


choose LOVE over GOLD

‘classic symptoms of a monetary squeeze’ (Industrial Disease)

Dire Straits “Love Over Gold”

Telegraph Road
Private Investigations
Industrial Disease
Love Over Gold
It Never Rains… 459 more words


January 8, 2014

January 1, 2014
Division. There is coming a great divide. I will multiply My people, both far and near.
Ordained assignments – Sealed.
Great perplexity – be formed in My Image! 870 more words


a drive

Photo credit: Silvester Humaj

That feeling you get when it’s a 60 degree day at the end of November and the sky is black already at 5pm, but this evening there are enormous white clouds still floating by after the day’s downpours; you’re looking through the open moonroof at this sky, Van Morrison is singing… 185 more words