Category Archives: writing

Unbroken Chain

I seem to have tripped over the point of a month of continuous blog posts without realising. My original intention was to go until December 31st 2016 and stop, but I kept going. There were a couple of days when … Continue reading

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Post A Day Review

I’ve been doing this post a day thing for nearly three weeks and I wanted to take stock of some of the things I’ve learned, and review where I go from here. There’ll be a final post tomorrow (my fourth … Continue reading

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A Ban On Petrol And Diesel Cars

A short piece that I wrote for LinkedIn yesterday: On Friday (9th December 2016), The Independent published a story that Jeremy Corbyn is considering a ban on petrol and diesel car sales as a future policy of a Labour Government, … Continue reading

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Export Highlights From Your Kindle

I highlight a lot on my kindle, particularly when I’m researching a particular topic or just to highlight particularly inspiring passages for future reference. Now there’s a great “new” feature on Kindle which now allows you to directly export your … Continue reading

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First Quarter Review 2016

Each year for the past few years I’ve been doing a year end review; books I’ve read, films/tv programmes I’ve watched and other things related to work and the allotment. You can read the end of 2015 here, if you’re … Continue reading

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My Review of 2015

As 2015 winds its way into 2016, I thought I would sit and review a few bits of my year. Work On the work front it’s been a significant year for me. About 12 months ago, I was working out … Continue reading

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Weekend Round-Up

We’ve been having a few issues with our broadband connection, which has meant limited internet time and speed, so although I was going to try and upload a video this weekend, I’ve not been able to. I will however try … Continue reading

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