If I stumbled across the Fountain of Youth, would I drink the water? The short answer is no. The Fountain of Youth is just the stepping stone to immortality which no doubt would lead to the ultimate corruption of a person. This tempting beverage is a prime example of the whole 'be careful what you … Continue reading Keeper of the Flow of Utter Boredom
How do I make important decisions? Well if I am honest I do a little of gut instinct and sensible rational breakdown in order to find the right path. You could say I find an argument to back my instinct, which is a sane approach. If the results favour a different approach then that will … Continue reading The Toss of the Coin
In response to The Daily Post's writing prompt: "Only Sixteen." What sort of person was I at sixteen? Well I was thinner and a bit shorter. I wore glasses then but there were a little lower down. Sixteen was an interesting age for me as in many ways I was two people as this was … Continue reading Those Were The Days My Friend.
If you could create a sequel to one favorite (standalone) movie, which would it be? How would it build on the original? Ah this old chestnut, in polite circles called Fanfiction and less polite cicles called Fanwank, has been a staple of the audience probably since the dawn of fiction. Many of my favourite films are based … Continue reading Time Changes
Another week gone and once again I am updating my personal entry a few days later than normal for various reasons of increasing banality. So how has the week been? Its been a funny old week with a few points of interest, I finally caught up with Major Tom who was just about to set … Continue reading Oh What A Beautiful Mourning
So Kafka, what exactly do you mean by bite and sting? I assume Kafka means novels that have a significant effect on you... or is referring to that awkward moment when I was reading in the bath and shut the book too fast. Books, I have an ever increasing pile of "books I am yet … Continue reading You Are #6
What word would I like permanently removed from the universal lexicon? In all honesty I don't think there is a word I would like removed from the language, quite the opposite in fact, the vocabulary bank should be stoked up much more. If there is one thing I would like removed about language, it is … Continue reading What Are Those Words Worth?
If you could get all the nutrition you needed in a day with a pill — no worrying about what to eat, no food preparation — would you do it? The food pill is, if you pardon the pun, a staple diet of science fiction based in the future. It appears in various guises in Star … Continue reading The F Word
Helplessness? It is being at the mercy of a device which decides to crash after writing a huge amount of text and pressing the save draft icon. Really? In an attempt to preserve my text I lost it all. Originally this was a long post about the evils when independent pubs are bought up by … Continue reading Crashed
It is 5:42 am on a Tuesday and I have been awake for about 70 minutes, that's the problem with having a much needed early night. Early to rise, though no doubt I will have a power nap at some point. So how has the week been? Its been a decidedly odd one of not … Continue reading Forked Lightening