Month: February 2004

  • February Reading List

    Here’s what i read this month: If nobody speaks of remarkable things – Jon Macgregor A debut novel set in a suburban street in some northern town, revolving around the events of one sunday afternoon and the aftermath. the ‘prose poem’ moments most usually grate but otherwise it would be unkind to malign a highly…

  • do i need therapy?

    http://psychologytoday.ps…apy_access.html I took online test at psychologytoday.com to determine if i need therapy.. :crazy: Although your scores were generally quite good, you scored well outside the normal range in at least one category. This suggests that you should probably consult with a mental health professional for further testing or treatment. There is most certainly a…

  • prescience?

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    Spring-cleaning my hard-drive I found some notes for a novel i started to write back in 1995: Synopsis: The narrator has just abandoned a successful city career with bold plans for a complete change to his life. After the initial euphoria of being a free agent, he realizes that he has no amibitions and no…

  • today, the pound rose against the dollar..

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    this afternoon driving back from B&Q in Greenwich, there was an enterprising ‘squeegy merchant’ beside the traffic lights selling 10 roses for £3 or 20 for a fiver.. i might even have bought some if only i hadn’t just spent fifty quid and one traumatic hour buying bodge it yourself kit with which to make…

  • memetank

    http://www.memetank.net/mt/

  • The jetset lifestyle of the psycholinguist???

    Just read the most bizarre opening paragraph of any academic textbook i’ve ever seen A man walks into a bar after a long trip. He phones his partner and says, “I’m here now”. His partner thinks he is in New York on a business trip, but in fact he has gone to London to play…

  • ken-ya!

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    http://www.weebls-stuff.com/toons/29/ completely fantastic!! http://www.weebls-stuff.com/toons/29/ 😀

  • anything but a quiet life

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    you know what they say: ~` live fast, die with your car wrapped round a tree ‘~ in the last three months Ade & eye have been doing exactly that, racing hell for leather to where-ever they’ll let us in, (less places than you’d expect of the coolest couple i’ve ever known, but don’t get…