:'(

Bugger. Just found out from Dad that our little dog Bojangles passed away this morning back in Adelaide: something to do with diabetic complications, which we didn’t realise he had. I was really looking forward to seeing him again at Christmas.  Depressingly stupid animal, but a real little character, scamp …

Snap snap flap flap

In the absence of an opportunity to type anything substantial this week, here’s a selection of photos I snapped out the window of our plane as we returned from Sweden back in January. Brilliant. (It has also occurred to me that the reasons I’ve never taken such pictures before are …

Das ist die ganze sache

There was a parcel for me in building reception yesterday.  I wasn’t sure what it might be, cos I haven’t ordered anything in a while so far as memory serves.  The desk-lady reached under the desk and produced a box, and profferred it to me.  You know how you suddenly …

Awwwwwwwwwwwww!

Recently on BoingBoing (an excellent blog I read on a regular basis) there was a story featured which really reached out to me – in Caledon, Ontario lives a little boy named Sam Spiteri.  Sam’s 3 years old, and has spastic quadriplegic cerebral palsy – meaning that among other things, …

I’ve always said there’s nothing an agnostic can’t do if he really doesn’t know whether he believes in anything or not

I’ve been quite enjoying the recent story about the campaign to get some atheist-driven advertising onto the side of London buses.  The nuts & bolts of it being that for many years now non-Christians have had to endure Christian advertisements all over every available surface, and after a comedy writer …