I have a little bit of a bugbear at the moment and as the title suggests it’s around that little thing called respect. Let’s get the first bit straight, I dont do things for a pat on the head or a well done.In truth those things make me uncomfortable, however when I give up my […]
For non Star Trek fans the title of this post has likely raised a WTF? reaction. The Kobayashi Maru is a training simulation which cannot be won. It is designed to test how a person reacts in the face of such adversity. In Star Trek canon James Kirk “cheats” by reprogramming the test refusing to accept […]
Trying to define what is a gamer is a long and arduous task and something that has been done to death. I consider gaming to be an inclusive hobby ranging through PC gamers, consoles and mobile. In my opinion if you play games on your mobile, this makes you a gamer. For me it’s not […]
Unless you’ve been living under a rock you may have noticed that Star Wars is now back in full swing and Episode 8 is now winding down at the cinema. The fuss has died down sufficiently that I feel I can discuss something a bit more personal about it without denting the collective excitement. I […]
Being the anniversary of possibly the largest event to affect our lives, we’ve separately reflected on what it means and how it has affected us.
Please excuse the flippant name for such a serious subject. Why am I doing this? Quite simply for my own benefit to either get it off my chest or that warm fuzzy feeling that my words MIGHT help someone someday. So, miscarriage, it’s a fantastically taboo subject that my partner and I have endured three […]