Final Day

I planned to write last night, but got sucked in by the World Chess Championship. Rather than go out for something to eat, I bought food from the supermarket and sat in front of the laptop in my hotel room, watching the games unfold. Before I knew it the evening had gone. This morning the …

Bumhole

No, this blog post is not about questionable sexual escapades - apologies if that's what you were expecting. It's also not about a lunatic shooting somebody with a banana. Trust me - given the title, it's REALLY difficult to find a picture that fits. When I get in from work, I never quite know what …

Tinkering

I have spent the evening tinkering with the new "Twenty Nineteen" theme that's in sort-of-secret development at WordPress. It's not generally available yet, but the beta is if you know how to acquire and install such things. Once upon a time I built WordPress themes and plugins to make money on-the-side - so I have …

Phone Charge Anxiety

While traveling home from London on Saturday evening, the battery on my mobile phone died - much to the amusement of my eldest daughter, who I had accompanied for the day. I will admit that it was likely all my own fault - since getting an iPhone, I have been installing anything and everything - …