http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yk4-P8yLchw I still love this band: December by…


Uphill battle

There is a hill at the bottom of my road. It’s not that long but is steep…


A bowl of chillies from the garden. 


Still going strong

It’s now been around eight months since I last updated Tectonic. Just…


Morning and time for an Easter Friday run.


"The road to hell is paved with adverbs"

This is one of my favourite writing quotes. It was one of Stephen King’s…


I'm going to have to stop reading the Times at this rate

I’ve only read two stories on the Times Live website this morning and one…


Brakes? Really? We knew Zuma was stalling on this issue but…


Various desktop goodies. The hot chocolate to stave off…


A new channel for bleeding-edge Alastair news

I set up my first tumblr account today. I also wrote an article about Firefox…