From 30/12/13 -“I had a lovely walk around Ramsgate Harbour just after Christmas…”

28th December was a lovely day and I decided to have a walk around Ramsgate harbour. The south-east has been hit with a lot of unusually strong storms this Christmas but on this day the weather was quite pleasant! Ever since I was a boy I have enjoyed the atmosphere around the harbour. In thoseContinue reading “From 30/12/13 -“I had a lovely walk around Ramsgate Harbour just after Christmas…””

From 30/11/13 – Enjoyed the 10k MoRun in London’s Greenwich Park today

  I enjoy running for general fitness an relaxation. I don’t aim to run competitively against other people. Rather, I like to see how my personal fitness varies over time. But when the opportunity to take part in this charity run for Men’s Health in the UK, I thought “why not?” So at 7:00 thisContinue reading “From 30/11/13 – Enjoyed the 10k MoRun in London’s Greenwich Park today”

Harry Potter World – great for the imagination!

In August 2013 we enjoyed a fantastic day at Harry Potter World at Leavesden… I have become a great fan of the Harry Potter saga; the stories have been a massive commercial success but they’re also very engaging tales! This ‘Making Of’ event is arranged around two “sound stages” that are used to showcase a veryContinue reading “Harry Potter World – great for the imagination!”

Another piece of concept art from ‘An End of Beginnings’

This picture dates from 3rd May 2013: “The Living Rock Swallowed Fuster” At this point in the writing my survivors of humanity had been “ingested” by the approaching ship (Charybdis)and were enduring their first real test. Some people were dying while others were rising magnificently to the challenge. They couldn’t afford to lose any memberContinue reading “Another piece of concept art from ‘An End of Beginnings’”

Doctor Who – Series 7 Part 2: “Hide”

I can’t resist sharing this old blog entry from 20th April 2013 – this small scene from an episode of Doctor Who had me laughing out loud: Dr: “… And ignorance is… what’s the opposite of bliss?” Clara: “Carlisle.” Dr: “Yes! Yes Carlisle. Ignorance is Carlisle.” Wonderfully funny, as long as you don’t come from Carlisle…