So, New York…

And after a second visit to the country, I’ve definitely come to the logical, reasonable and well-evaluated conclusion that I would like to move to America in the short-term future. And after what was technically my second visit to the city (although I personally choose to discount sprinting through JFK to catch a connecting flight), New York City may be on the list of potential places to try and make a living. Continue reading


Breaking News: New Project Stopped by Slacking

Well, it seems that my attempt at National Novel Writing Month has pretty much failed. It’s gone as well as my attempts to find employment have, in fact. Quite miserable in that sense. However, I think I’m doing well with Vegan Month, considering my favourite foodstuffs tend to be cheese-based. Lactose discipline in action, right there. Continue reading

My Travels VII: Look what I found!

I’ve been back at home with my parents for just 3 weeks now, about time that I should start unpacking my things properly- other than my clothes, I’ve still been living out of cardboard boxes, filled with books, records, posters, toys and the other random bits and pieces I’ve picked up over the last year or so. Continue reading

Review- ‘Pig Iron’ by Ben Myers

It’s been a few days since I’ve written a post. Quite a lot has happened that’s meant that I’ve had to make a bit of a rethink for my short-term future. But on the good side, I’ve finally been able to review something I was trying to get hold of for quite some time. Pig Iron by journalist/novelist Ben Myers. Continue reading