Whoops…I lost track of time.

Hello Gentle Readers. Apologies for the long silence and lack of posting. I have been moving house, contributing to bid-writing at work and dealing with some personal stuff. In all of that, the ability to post just slipped off my radar. But I woke up this morning and I thought, "Better get back on it, … Continue reading Whoops…I lost track of time.

Friday? Fri-yay!

The most exciting news of this week is that the incidents of new coronavirus cases in the UK has been falling, steadily, for the last two weeks. This is brilliant news, as, despite everyone's worst fears, it does look like the lockdown worked and the social distancing slowed infection rates. Hurray for lying on the … Continue reading Friday? Fri-yay!

Why doing the right thing and doing the moral thing sometimes aren’t the same thing

-or- Why J.S. Mill and his utilitarianism had a point The bank holiday weekend was lovely, thank you. It was warm and sunny, and I finished knitting all the pieces of YoungerBro's jumper (VERY EXCITING). It was also dominated by news that one person had behaved selfishly, arrogantly and with blatent disregard for the recent … Continue reading Why doing the right thing and doing the moral thing sometimes aren’t the same thing

Quizmasters!

Tonight, I attended a quiz at my local pub with my friends, Bob'n'Weave and King Chilli Pepper, and their neighbour, Sir Encylopedia of Musical Knowledge. As weekday evenings out for me are very rare, such an event has to promise two things: trivia questions and winning. Quizzes guarantee the first, but rarely the second. Nevertheless, … Continue reading Quizmasters!