Blog

When I want to use long words, I tend to avoid using them on the radio. Instead, I put them in to a blog because I have spell check on my PC. Here’s my latest ramblings.

I’M IN A BAND, YEH?

Cast your mind back a few months ago and you may recall a blog where I told you our band was getting back together after splitting up twenty two years ago. We had talked about it for a couple of years, when our drummer sadly died and from that day on, we felt we had...

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ODD JOB

A friend of mine recently described my life as ‘pick n’ mix.’ She was referring specifically to the nonsense I get up to in my job and the consequent pictures I post on facebook and twitter. I don’t always realise it but looking in from the outside, I do get myself in...

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MY LOVE AND HATE FOR SOCIAL MEDIA.

It was announced this week that the good people at facebook have decided against introducing a ‘dislike’ button. The main reason being, they didn’t want to encourage negativity. Ironic really, when they invented the very platform for people to have a public moan about...

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DADDY COOL

My son has gone to big school. He’s over the terrifying period, he’s made some friends and he’s settled in. I still take him in the car but he makes sure I drop him off a safe distance from the school gate and we now ‘bro fist’ instead of hug and off he goes in to the...

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TIS THE WINTER OF MY CONTENTMENT.

Well that was a good summer eh? That big yellow thing stuck around for longer than usual and at one point, I was in danger of getting a serious tan. And I still like to hold on to the ‘pale and interesting’ indie kid look, I’ve had since my teens. Since we’ve moved to...

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