Journal

Irregular thoughts

I write on a wide variety of subjects including art, design, culture, technology and storytelling. Occasional, considered, personal.

Feeling good about unfinished things

For as long as I can remember, I’ve entertained myself with creative hobbies. I’ve started hundreds of different projects but rarely finished them. Failing to complete a project has often left me frustrated and demotivated. But maybe it’s not the finishing that matters?

Feeling good about unfinished things

Bluebells at Trosley

Every year, the bluebells at Trosley Country Park put on a wonderful show as they cover the woodland floor with a carpet of lovely flowers.

Bluebells at Trosley

Web Design Book Sale

I’m selling a stack of web-design books that I no longer need. All are in very good condition (near mint in many cases) and some have never been read.

Web Design Book Sale

84 Words at Number 84

Our local cafe started a new social event for writers tonight. “84 Words” is a writing social for anyone with an interest in writing. Given my inability to get pen to page with any frequency, I thought this would be a good way to kick myself into action…

84 Words at Number 84

Father’s Day

My father passed away in 1989. Twenty seven years of Father’s Days have passed since then and every year I quietly remember the man I never really knew.

Father's Day

One Month of 100 Words

One month ago I set out to write one short creative scene every day for 100 days. How has this worked out for me so far?

One Month of 100 Words