Category Archives: games

81. New Years and Paperbags

Eat, Drink and be merry my friends. tis the season to be jolly. And also the season to say to every Mayan you meet “Liar, Liar, pants on Fire.” This year has been highly unproductive and I have wasted a … Continue reading

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72. Magic, Monsters and Time

I’ve often talked about my love for the 48k Spectrum. A computer with about as much brain power as an egg timer. What the Spectrum games did have for the most part was playability.  One game company was a master … Continue reading

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71. Hurrumph, or How I became a Grumpy Old Git.

I don’t know why I started to think about this today, but wishing for things, or wanting things that you never get seemed to pop into my head. Theres been a lot of things I’ve wanted and never gotten. But … Continue reading

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51. Evolution

Welcome to the world as we know it. Take the time this Easter weekend to smell the daffodils and then mow them accidentals because the grass needs cutting. It may come as a bit of a shocker to some of you, but … Continue reading

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49. The Early Worm Catches The Fish.

One of the things that I like about myself is that I know what I like. Soccer for example. What I don’t like about myself is what I don’t like! OK that sentence was a little weird. What I meant … Continue reading

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26. Merry Christmas

Welcome to this years Christmas blog entry. I want to thank everyone who has visited my corner of the internet and an even bigger thank you to everyone who left a comment.  This has been the most successful blog I have … Continue reading

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25. Manic Miner

O.K. for those of you not interested in computer games, this entry is not for you. If however you are about the same age as me, owned a 48k Spectrum, and know what the word playability means, then this is … Continue reading

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20. Wishing

  Today is my 42nd birthday. First let me apologise for not posting as much this week. I just started a new job this week so things have been a tad hectic.  Second last Saturday was the busiest day on … Continue reading

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16. Knock Down Ginger

I was talking to my old pal Lee Culley this morning and mentioned that he should come look at this blog because I’d mentioned him in a previous post.  We got to talking about our kids and how they have … Continue reading

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15. Shirts for Goalposts

Times have changed, somethings for better, some for worse. I look at the way my kids relax and play when they are on their own time, they either have a cell phone in hand or are facebooking about something they heart … Continue reading

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