Category Archives: Lovely Things

A Trip to Scotland

First of all, I am sorry that this was not posted on Friday (my usual update day) but I had some technical difficulties at the time – posting should be back to normal from now on. The other reason that … Continue reading

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Pleasant Reflections

Something which always gives me some small level of satisfaction is when something happens which connects two entirely unrelated moments. Sometimes somebody will say or do something which reminds you of something else that a different person said or did … Continue reading

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Friend Square

Something which I do, but which I’ve not known anybody else to do, is keep something I call the Friend Square. What it is, is a collage of my twenty-five closest friends as well as the members of my immediate … Continue reading

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Compliment Book

Earlier this year, I started making arrangements for my birthday party. Rather sillyly I got a little over excited and started planning to see all of my friends when, really, very few of them could make it. Among the people … Continue reading

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Connecting Work

I’ve spoken before about how I got a lot of enjoyment out of connecting all of my work together, but another thing I like to do is connect my work with my friends and their work. Today I will talk … Continue reading

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All My Friends Saved the World

In a dream I had the other day, I was in a classroom at Regis School (no idea why) along with all my friends. It was lovely; they were all chatting amongst themselves and having a nice time. Even the … Continue reading

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Colin Edwards

This week, each of the three blog posts is about a lecturer from one of my three years at Bath Spa University. So, today I’ll write about one from the third year, Monday was one from first year and Wednesday … Continue reading

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The Exception That Proves the Rule

I talk a lot on this blog about how people on the internet are perverted weirdos, but that isn’t true of all of them. A few years ago, via the internet, I met somebody named Mairi Mac Arthur who today … Continue reading

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