Monthly Archives: May 2007

Boy’s toys

16°C, rain clearing to bright sun. The computer hardware market is ever-so-slightly silly. Look at these pictures- The OCZ thing is a memory module, it will be fitted inside the case and is fairly small. Why then does it come … Continue reading

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This is England

16°C, heavy rain, no cycling Cinema: This is England– set in a typical working class English town in 1983. A story of unrelenting grimness, broken characters falling into destructive lifestyles set against a background of changing Thatcher’s Britain. It could … Continue reading

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Monitored

14°C, showers, some heavy. Strangely, feels warmer Post: New monitor arrived today, this room is filling with clutter- boxes, mostly computer things and so far- no luck with networking the two machines to copy files over. There seems to be … Continue reading

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Meeting: 3~Peaks.

14°C, showers. Debrief meeting: rather a gloomy feedback session; three have pulled out, I got a ticking off (which was expected) and facing up to reality- it was called-for. I continue to stagger with a tight lumber and less than cheerful … Continue reading

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Recovery

16°C, showery, with sun Recovery day today: Legs are sore down the front (Quads) and lower back is very stiff indeed. One of the women who gave s a lift to fetch our cars yesterday, said they’s seen a bloke being airlifted … Continue reading

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Scafel Pike

From 14 to -2° & back 3~Peaks: It’s 02.45 am, Rosie & I just got back from Cumbria where we attempted Scafell Pike today. We failed ot conquer the mountain due to a number of reasons: the catalist was the … Continue reading

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Installing Windows

20°C, cloudy then pure SUN! Installing: windows on the other machine as I write. So here I am, all geeky, setting up a computer that is also plugged into this monitor. It’s a long, slow process but this time I … Continue reading

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Blimey, that was good.

20°C, sunny, fresh NE wind relaxing now. This was supposed to be yesterday. But the net started to falter half-way through poisting pictures to Flickr. So no blog either even though I painted yesterday. Below is said painting, added, well- why … Continue reading

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