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Posts:

Sep 30, 2022: Justine, 1969 - ★★★★ Don’t view with the expectation that the film will fairly represent the books of the Alexandria 
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Sep 30, 2022: 🏏 More Pakistan v England T20 cricket. This series is coming thick and fast.

Sep 30, 2022: The Iceman, 2012 - ★★★ Watched on Thursday September 29, 2022. – photo post 📞

Sep 29, 2022: Symplegades? – photo post 📞

Sep 29, 2022: Salem Chapel, Robertstown – photo post 📞

Sep 29, 2022: Robertstown – photo post 📞

Sep 29, 2022: 🏞 Dare Valley Country Park

Sep 28, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: The vision of Ralph Vaughan Williams

Sep 28, 2022: 🏏 Watching England play Pakistan in the fifth of seven T20 matches.

Sep 28, 2022: 🚶 A short walk

Sep 27, 2022: 📺 The Great British Bake Off

Sep 27, 2022: 👜 First contact from status.lol

Sep 26, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Hilary Mantel knew how corrosive deference to monarchy can be – and why we must resist | 


Sep 26, 2022: Cosmopolis, 2012 - ★★★★ Watched on Sunday September 25, 2022. – photo post 📞

Sep 25, 2022: Pizza. Olives, capers and green chilli 🍕 – photo post 📞

Sep 25, 2022: Lebanese wine with our pizza tonight 🍕 🍷 🇱🇧 – photo post 📞

Sep 25, 2022: Film log - watched: Cosmopolis, 2012 - ★★★★ 🎥

Sep 25, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Suede (41), Golschmann, Columbia SO, Gould (9), Madeleine Cocolas (8) & 


Sep 24, 2022: The Fly, 1986 - ★★★★ Watched on Friday September 23, 2022. – photo post 📞

Sep 23, 2022: Film log - watched: The Fly, 1986 - ★★★★ 🎥

Sep 23, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Restoring the Old Way of Warming: Heating People, not Places - LOW-TECH MAGAZINE via 


Sep 23, 2022: A History of Violence, 2005 - ★★★★★ Watched on Thursday September 22, 2022. – photo post 📞

Sep 22, 2022: Film log - watched: A History of Violence, 2005 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Sep 19, 2022: Yesterday at Abergavenny Food Festival – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Glenn Gould (32), Walter, Columbia SO (18), Dry Cleaning (10) & Solti, 


Sep 17, 2022: Afternoon, #Caturday – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Ian McEwan’s long look back British politics does not offer much more cause for 


Sep 14, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Jean-Luc Godard: a genius who tore up rule book without troubling to read it

Sep 13, 2022: One of my favourite beers: Timothy Taylor’s Landlord, at The Gloucester Old Spot, Bristol 🍺 – photo post 📞

Sep 12, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: There’s more to spritz than Aperol

Sep 11, 2022: Baked polenta with melted gorgonzola – Polenta Pasticciata con Gorgonzola – photo post 📞

Sep 11, 2022: I’ve been stirring polenta for nearly 40 minutes. My arm is aching. – photo post 📞

Sep 11, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Evgeny Kissin (19), Lou Reed (14), Ezra Furman (13), Dry Cleaning (10) 


Sep 8, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Exposed by Caroline Vout review – the real Greek and Roman body

Sep 5, 2022: Everything Everywhere All at Once, 2022 - ★★★œ Watched on Sunday September 4, 2022. – photo post 📞

Sep 4, 2022: Film log - watched: Everything Everywhere All at Once, 2022 - ★★★œ 🎥

Sep 4, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Boult, LPO, Tortelier (7) & Dactyl Terra (6) via tweekly.fm

Sep 1, 2022: Currently reading: Tales From The Loop by Simon Stålenhag 📚

Sep 1, 2022: Currently reading: Endless Forms by Seirian Sumner 📚

Aug 28, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Jenny Hval (13), Psychedelic Porn Crumpets (11), Ezra Furman (3), The 


Aug 27, 2022: It’s been a hard Caturday 💀 🐈 – photo post 📞

Aug 27, 2022: Beyond burgers and mushrooms 🍔🍄 – photo post 📞

Aug 27, 2022: Abbot Ale and long wave radio in the garden for today’s cricket - TMS & England v South Africa 🏏 – photo post 📞

Aug 27, 2022: Bindweed – photo post 📞

Aug 27, 2022: Bindweed over juniper – photo post 📞

Aug 26, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Lawns: Are they worth it anymore? - The Washington Post

Aug 24, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: An ode to the Great British music festival - New Statesman From Green Man to 


Aug 24, 2022: Camp from Thursday to Monday at the Green Man Festival 🎵 Five days with virtually no internet access 
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Aug 18, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Arriving at Green Man Festival 2022, near Crickhowell, Powys 🎵

Aug 16, 2022: Lunch at Junjira Thai Restaurant Today we decided it was about time we had lunch at the tiny Thai restaurant in our local market hall 
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Aug 16, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Junjira Thai restaurant in Aberdare Market 🍜

Aug 14, 2022: Greek Village Salad – Horiatiki Salata Looks like today is going to be the last hot day of our 
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Aug 14, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Low (13), Dactyl Terra (11), Morcheeba (10), Christian Curnyn (7) & 


Aug 12, 2022: Finished reading: The Saints of Salvation by Peter F. Hamilton 📚

Aug 10, 2022: Shaded garden spots reserved for the next few days of hot weather. For me: For Duffy: – photo post 📞

Aug 8, 2022: Went to my first Hundred cricket match yesterday, Welsh Fire v Oval Invincibles at Sophia Gardens in 
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Aug 7, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Sophia Gardens, Cardiff 🏏

Aug 7, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Low (25), Walter Gieseking (15), alt-J (12), Retribution Gospel Choir (10) 


Aug 6, 2022: Muse’s Matt Bellamy 🔗 🎵 I think my brain’s been manipulated by Stranger Things and that’s what I 


Aug 2, 2022: Summer. Wales. Raining. At least it’s warm so I can sit in the garden with a beer 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jul 31, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Kirill Kozlovski (32), Jack White (24), Sleaford Mods (24), Nigel Kennedy, 


Jul 31, 2022: Walk the Line, 2005 - ★★★ Watched on Saturday July 30, 2022. – photo post 📞

Jul 30, 2022: Film log - watched: Walk the Line, 2005 - ★★★ 🎥

Jul 30, 2022: Amulet, 2020 - ★★★★ Watched on Friday July 29, 2022. – photo post 📞

Jul 29, 2022: Film log - watched: Amulet, 2020 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jul 28, 2022: Some more celebrating 🎉 – photo post 📞

Jul 28, 2022: Really special and enjoyable day in Bristol, my daughter’s graduation ceremony – BSc Psychology with 
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Jul 28, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Bristol Cathedral. UWE Bristol graduation ceremony.

Jul 28, 2022: Chairs 🪑 – photo post 📞

Jul 27, 2022: The Olde Hatchet Inn, Bristol. – photo post 📞

Jul 27, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — The Olde Hatchet Inn, Bristol. Good Chemistry Brewing Full Circle 🍺

Jul 27, 2022: Tunnel – photo post 📞

Jul 24, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Dimentia 13 (19), The Mysterines (13), Nick Mason’s Saucerful of 


Jul 23, 2022: Sam Northeast: Glamorgan batter hits 410 - third highest score in County Championship history 🏏🔗 


Jul 23, 2022: Jurassic World, 2015 - ★★★ Watched on Friday July 22, 2022. – photo post 📞

Jul 22, 2022: Film log - watched: Jurassic World, 2015 - ★★★ 🎥

Jul 20, 2022: Currently reading: The Saints of Salvation by Peter F. Hamilton 📚

Jul 20, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Kavala Airport, time for one last spinach pie and Alfa 🍺

Jul 19, 2022: Final nightcap – Isalos ouzo – photo post 📞

Jul 19, 2022: Impressive seafood spaghetti tonight at Taverna Pirofani on our last evening on Thasos 🇬🇷 – photo post 📞

Jul 18, 2022: Spending the last few days of our holiday relaxing on the beach by (and swimming through) Tripiti 
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Jul 18, 2022: Currently reading: Salvation Lost by Peter F. Hamilton 📚 Whizzing through and really enjoying The 


Jul 17, 2022: Currently reading: Salvation by Peter F. Hamilton 📚

Jul 17, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Doors (23), Kevin Morby (12), Ryley Walker (10), James Rhodes (9) & 


Jul 17, 2022: Finished reading: Three Philosophies and One Reality & NHK Radio Talks by Gudo Wafu Nishijima 📚

Jul 16, 2022: Lazy, simple evening meal in our apartment tonight – dolmades, Throumba olives, tzatziki and bread. – photo post 📞

Jul 16, 2022: Multi-storey cats 🐈 – photo post 📞

Jul 16, 2022: Morning walk🚶‍♂ – photo post 📞

Jul 15, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Oldest house in Wales found in Cardiff

Jul 14, 2022: Strangely we had Italian food tonight - seafood linguine and gnocchi alla Sorrentina. The owners of 
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Jul 14, 2022: Mount Athos from Limenaria, just before sunset – photo post 📞

Jul 13, 2022: And omelette is served! – photo post 📞

Jul 13, 2022: Compact omelette cookery🥚 – photo post 📞

Jul 13, 2022: Empty beds view a moonrise 🌙 – photo post 📞

Jul 12, 2022: Lost in the trees – photo post 📞

Jul 12, 2022: Some art in Limenaria – photo post 📞

Jul 12, 2022: From the comments to that last linked article on wasps: Bees were once wasps but diverged from them 


Jul 12, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Country diary: We should open our eyes to the wonder of wasps

Jul 12, 2022: Never seen anything like this before: How a fake ‘IPL’ cricket league ran for Russian 


Jul 11, 2022: Late lunch in the bar 🍺 Anchovies 🐟 Games 🎲 – photo post 📞

Jul 11, 2022: Looking towards Mount Athos – photo post 📞

Jul 11, 2022: Image of the Harpie, 1497 I’m struck by some images on a Kindle 🫀 from The Burning Man by Frances 
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Jul 11, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Long gone, but speaking clearly to our age – Shelley, the poet of moral and political 


Jul 11, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Dave Graney and The Coral Snakes (12), James Taylor (8), Derrick Harriott 


Jul 10, 2022: Currently reading: Don’t be a Jerk by Brad Warner 📚

Jul 10, 2022: Currently reading: Z by Vassilis Vassilokos 📚

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Jul 9, 2022: Drinks in a bar with my daughter. She finds my conversation stimulating 😉 📕 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jul 9, 2022: Alex in Limenaria – photo post 📞

Jul 9, 2022: Waves – photo post 📞

Jul 9, 2022: Breakfast after a night of storms, thunder and lightning ⛈ – photo post 📞

Jul 9, 2022: Trypiti Beach – photo post 📞

Jul 8, 2022: Percy Bysshe Shelley died on 8th July 1822, at the age of 29, when his boat went down in a sudden 


Jul 8, 2022: Normal service is resumed 🌞 – photo post 📞

Jul 8, 2022: A little Thasos rain this morning 🌧

Jul 7, 2022: Beach stroll after dinner – photo post 📞

Jul 7, 2022: Purple Love Bug ❀🐞 – photo post 📞

Jul 7, 2022: Morning coffee at Limenaria harbour ☕ – photo post 📞

Jul 6, 2022: Heading for Thasos 🇬🇷 – photo post 📞

Jul 6, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Rodon House, Limenaria, Thasos 🇬🇷

Jul 6, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — North Terminal, Gatwick Airport ✈

Jul 3, 2022: La Chouffe 🍺 India building a substantial lead 🏏 – photo post 📞

Jul 3, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Yr Ieuan Ap Iago, Aberdare - Purity Mad Goose 🍺

Jul 2, 2022: Just watched an incredible over for India, the record for the most runs in a Test over! Stuart Broad 


Jun 29, 2022: Explosive walking! – photo post 📞

Jun 28, 2022: On to the salt marshes – photo post 📞

Jun 28, 2022: Walking on Whiteford Sands – photo post 📞

Jun 28, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Burrows Cottage, Cwm Ivy, Llanmadoc

Jun 28, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: Portable Magic by Emma Smith review – a love letter to reading

Jun 28, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: ‘It’s dopamine’: why we love to track our watching and reading habits

Jun 26, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Sleaford Mods (25), The Utopia Strong (18) & Nina Simone (11) via 


Jun 25, 2022: Saturday afternoon Leffe 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jun 25, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — National Museum Cardiff - Destination masterpiece: 75 great artworks to see 


Jun 25, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Brodies Coffee Co - flat white & toastie ☕

Jun 22, 2022: Bunch of Kunst - A Film About Sleaford Mods, 2017 - ★★★★ Watched on Wednesday June 22, 2022. – photo post 📞

Jun 22, 2022: Film log - watched: Bunch of Kunst, 2017 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jun 20, 2022: Assimilate, 2019 - ★œ Watched on Sunday June 19, 2022. – photo post 📞

Jun 19, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Ye Olde Butchers Arms, Rhiwbina – pints of Abbot Ale and Sharp’s Atlantic 🍺

Jun 19, 2022: Film log - watched: Assimilate, 2019 - ★œ 🎥

Jun 19, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Mysterines (13), Sleaford Mods (12) & Molchat Doma (3) via 


Jun 18, 2022: Okra fries! – photo post 📞

Jun 18, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Koocha, Bristol – Persian inspired vegan cuisine.

Jun 14, 2022: Just arrived home from nearly a week’s break in Berlin. I’d forgotten how much I like visiting big 


Jun 13, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Berlin-Brandenburg Airport ✈

Jun 12, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artist: The Utopia Strong (9) via tweekly.fm

Jun 10, 2022: Tempelhof Airport for the Tempelhof Sounds festival 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jun 10, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Tempelhof Airport for the Tempelhof Sounds festival 🎵

Jun 10, 2022: Roses in Berlin 🌹 – photo post 📞

Jun 9, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Taverna Athene. Ouzo, retsina, anchovies, moussaka, white bean soup and Greek 


Jun 9, 2022: Living the pickle life 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jun 9, 2022: Anhalter Bahnhof – photo post 📞

Jun 9, 2022: Anhalter Bahnhof – photo post 📞

Jun 9, 2022: Karl-Marx-Allee – photo post 📞

Jun 9, 2022: Mozart and Beethoven. Haydn is on the far side 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jun 8, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — DDR Museum

Jun 7, 2022: Deutsches Technikmuseum – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2022: DHL 😡 – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2022: Reichstag – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2022: Deckchairs and Reichstag – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2022: A Pale Ale 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2022: Craft beer in Berlin - BRLO Brwhouse beer garden 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — BRLO Brewhouse microbrewery - Helles and Berliner Weisse 🍺

Jun 7, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Holiday Inn Express, Berlin City Centre 🇩🇪

Jun 7, 2022: Heathrow Terminal 5 ✈ – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Heathrow Airport, Terminal 5 ✈

Jun 6, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Ostrich Inn, Colnbrook. Pint of Spitfire 🍺

Jun 6, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Ye Olde George, Colnbrook. Pint of Amstel 🍺

Jun 5, 2022: 64 years ago - 1958. Last time Wales reached the World Cup Finals. Incredible 🏎󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 ⚜

Jun 5, 2022: Outstanding 🏏 stats by Andrew Samson @AWSStats: Youngest to reach 10 000 Test runs: AN Cook 11479 


Jun 5, 2022: Day 4 of England v New Zealand 🏏 Joe Root hits his 26th Test century to also reach 10,000 Test runs. 


Jun 5, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Davis, Staatskapelle Dresden (7) & Solti, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, 


Jun 4, 2022: OtD 4 Jun 1913 socialist suffragette Emily Davison was seriously injured while trying to grab the 


Jun 4, 2022: Marmite or Dynamite 🧚 – photo post 📞

Jun 3, 2022: My only Jubilee celebration - Pact Coffee’s Remera Tugirekawanziza Rwandan coffee, their Platinum 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 3, 2022: Bank holidays. Yesterday was small barbecue day, today is pizza day. – photo post 📞

May 31, 2022: On review I somehow missed posting Day 4 😊 So for the sake of completeness 
 thorny — day 04 of the 
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May 31, 2022: endurance — day 31 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 30, 2022: fish — day 30 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 30, 2022: Linkblog 🔗: The love song of TS Eliot: intense letters reveal the passion behind the pen

May 29, 2022: stripes — day 29 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 29, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Kirill Kozlovski (16), Dave Graney and The Coral Snakes (15), Bernstein, 


May 28, 2022: fair — day 28 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 28, 2022: Finished reading: Big Snake Little Snake: An Inquiry into Risk by DBC Pierre 📚

May 28, 2022: Finished reading: Rice, Noodle, Fish: Deep Travels Through Japan’s Food Culture by Matt 


May 27, 2022: written — day 27 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge. design by william blake: thomas 
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May 27, 2022: Call Me by Your Name, 2017 - ★★★★ Watched on Thursday May 26, 2022. – photo post 📞

May 26, 2022: Film log - watched: Call Me by Your Name, 2017 - ★★★★ 🎥

May 26, 2022: schedule — day 26 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 25, 2022: Sticker on lamppost in Hay-on-Wye. – photo post 📞

May 25, 2022: mountain — day 25 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 24, 2022: intricate — day 24 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 24, 2022: Alien, 1979 - ★★★★★ Re-watching the 2003 Director’s Cut. Superb, even better than I remember 😊 – photo post 📞

May 23, 2022: Film log - watched: Alien, 1979 - ★★★★★ 🎥

May 23, 2022: plain — day 23 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge. plain foreground athens 2018 📞 – photo post 📞

May 22, 2022: textile — day 22 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge. tapestry night sky 📞 – photo post 📞

May 22, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Mansion House, Llansteffan for Sunday lunch of shellfish ravioli 🊐

May 22, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Maazel, Orchestre National De France, Migenes, Domingo, Choeurs De Radio 


May 21, 2022: Midjourney AI-powered generative art project My beta invite from Midjourney, the AI-powered generative art project, arrived today. First attempt 
 – photo post 📞

May 21, 2022: symmetry — day 21 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 21, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Delico Deli, Aberdare for Saturday breakfast and coffee ☕

May 20, 2022: beverage — day 20 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge. moroccan mint 📞 – photo post 📞

May 20, 2022: Acoustic sets at Clwb Ifor Bach last night - James Walsh 🎵 supported by Ellie Thomas and Pay the Man 
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May 19, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Clwb Ifor Bach for James Walsh 🎵

May 19, 2022: indulgence — day 19 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge. baklava 📞 – photo post 📞

May 18, 2022: random — day 18 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 17, 2022: hold — day 17 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 17, 2022: Fantasy Island, 2020 - ★★★œ A lot darker than I remember the 1970s/1980s TV series 😊 And I thought it was a lot better than all 
 – photo post 📞

May 16, 2022: Film log - watched: Fantasy Island, 2020 - ★★★œ 🎥

May 16, 2022: time — day 16 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 15, 2022: clouds — day 15 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 15, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Bunch of Grapes, Pontypridd. Ukrainian Golden Ale 🍺

May 15, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: clipping. (29), Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets (27), James Walsh 


May 14, 2022: fence — day 14 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 13, 2022: community — day 13 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 12, 2022: tranquility — day 12 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 11, 2022: maroon — day 11 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 10, 2022: Haven’t watched many football games live this season but I am watching Aston Villa v Liverpool this 


May 10, 2022: pot — day 10 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 9, 2022: 🟥🔙🟩 Stupid 129 2/1/2 stupidwordgame.com

May 9, 2022: bloom — day 09 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 8, 2022: union — day 08 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge. NALGO 📞 – photo post 📞

May 8, 2022: DBC Pierre: ‘You can be shut down from life because of one mistake’ 🔗

May 7, 2022: park — day 07 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge. dare valley country park 📞 – photo post 📞

May 6, 2022: silhouette — day 06 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 5, 2022: Home with the second-hand spoils of Hay-on-Wye 📚 – photo post 📞

May 5, 2022: Earth — day 05 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 5, 2022: Hay-on-Wye 📚 – photo post 📞

May 4, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — tomatitos tapas bar, hay-on-wye. good rioja! 🍷

May 3, 2022: Bought a chair in Hay-on-Wye! – photo post 📞

May 3, 2022: experimental — day 03 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge - worryingly experimental 
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May 3, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — Blue Boar, Hay-on-Wye. Pint of Timothy Taylor’s Landlord 🍺

May 3, 2022: Location check in 🗺 — The Old Black Lion, Hay-on-Wye

May 2, 2022: photo — day 02 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 1, 2022: switch — day 01 of the micro.blog may 2022 photoblogging challenge 📞 – photo post 📞

May 1, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Ryley Walker (18), Muse (7), Altin GÃŒn (6), Sting (6) & Gong (4) via 


Apr 30, 2022: Finch, 2021 - ★★ Watched on Friday April 29, 2022. – photo post 📞

Apr 29, 2022: Film log - watched: Finch, 2021 - ★★ 🎥

Apr 28, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 Try Time at the Rhoswenallt Inn. — Drinking a Try Time by Glamorgan 


Apr 28, 2022: Finished reading: One Language by Anastasia Taylor-Lind 📚

Apr 27, 2022: Best so far 😊 I solved today’s Redactle (#20) in 14 guesses with an accuracy of 85.71%. 


Apr 26, 2022: Poem of the week: Welcome to Donetsk by Anastasia Taylor-Lind 🔗

Apr 26, 2022: Check in 🗺 — Delico Deli for tuna melt panini and Americano ☕

Apr 24, 2022: Looking into some One Cup sake – photo post 📞

Apr 24, 2022: Infinitum: Subject Unknown, 2021 - ★★★ Low-key, low budget and quite stylish and well filmed. Wanted to like it more but narrative wasn’t 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 24, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Ryley Walker (8), The Utopia Strong (6), Arcade Fire (2) & Kevin Morby 


Apr 23, 2022: Film log - watched: Infinitum: Subject Unknown, 2021 - ★★★ 🎥

Apr 23, 2022: Well, I was planning to go to my first cricket match of the season tomorrow but… Middlesex 


Apr 23, 2022: IPES food report: The Politics of Protein 🔗

Apr 22, 2022: The Invisible Man, 2020 - ★★★ OK but didn’t really engross me; not a version of The Invisible Man I’d like to revisit. – photo post 📞

Apr 21, 2022: Film log - watched: The Invisible Man, 2020 - ★★★ 🎥

Apr 20, 2022: Mainly trees 🚶‍♂🌲 📷 Walking today - view of Aberdare, a mine entrance and (mainly) trees. – photo post 📞

Apr 18, 2022: Dune, 2021 - ★★★★œ Watched on Sunday April 17, 2022. – photo post 📞

Apr 17, 2022: Birthday board game. I lost. – photo post 📞

Apr 17, 2022: Film log - watched: Dune, 2021 - ★★★★œ 🎥

Apr 17, 2022: My birthday today. Also my 100th consecutive day of playing Wordle. As a gift to myself I’m going to 
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Apr 17, 2022: TS Eliot’s The Waste Land issues weather warning for our times 🔗

Apr 17, 2022: Plague poems, defiant wit and penis puns: why John Donne is a poet for our times 🔗

Apr 17, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: James Walsh (14), Throwing Muses (13), Handley, RLPO (8), Holst, LSO (7) 


Apr 16, 2022: Llansteffan beach 🏖 – photo post 📞

Apr 13, 2022: Cloudalists: Our New Cloud-based Ruling Class - Project Syndicate op-ed 🔗

Apr 10, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Norrington, LCP, Tan (75), Karajan, VPO, Price, Corelli, Merrill, Freni 


Apr 9, 2022: Keeping it simple 🍕 – photo post 📞

Apr 8, 2022: Shazam!, 2019 - ★★œ Watched on Wednesday April 6, 2022. – photo post 📞

Apr 6, 2022: Forest walking – photo post 📞

Apr 5, 2022: The Postcard Killings, 2020 - ★★ Watched on Monday April 4, 2022. – photo post 📞

Apr 4, 2022: Film log - watched: The Postcard Killings, 2020 - ★★ 🎥

Apr 3, 2022: 641 runs in the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 Final! Australia were impressive. 🏏

Apr 3, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Muse (21), John Nelson & Orchestre philharmonique de Strasbourg (9), 


Apr 2, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 Brew Monster, Cardiff — Drinking a Leviathan by Brew Monster

Apr 2, 2022: The Bubble, 2022 - ★★œ Watched on Friday April 1, 2022. – photo post 📞

Apr 1, 2022: Film log - watched: The Bubble, 2022 - ★★œ 🎥

Apr 1, 2022: Cricket World Cup: England-Australia final to be shown free to air on Sunday 🏏 England’s 


Mar 31, 2022: Alita: Battle Angel, 2019 - ★★★œ Watched on Wednesday March 30, 2022. – photo post 📞

Mar 30, 2022: Film log - watched: Alita: Battle Angel, 2019 - ★★★œ 🎥

Mar 27, 2022: Llansteffan Castle 🏰 – photo post 📞

Mar 27, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Muse (14), Laundromat (11), Handley, RLPO, Tasmin Little (6), Bernstein, 


Mar 24, 2022: Daffodils. St John the Baptist churchyard, Aberdare. 🌌 – photo post 📞

Mar 22, 2022: Currently reading: The Man Who Died Twice by Richard Osman 📚

Mar 20, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Muse (13), Matt Bellamy (10), FurtwÀngler, BPO (9), Petrenko, RLPO (4) 


Mar 19, 2022: Homeward bound from Bristol, becoming a familiar route. – photo post 📞

Mar 19, 2022: Check in 🗺 — Hatchet Inn, Bristol 🍺

Mar 18, 2022: Finished reading: Thomas Hardy: The Time-torn Man by Claire Tomalin 📚

Mar 17, 2022: Finished reading: Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment 


Mar 17, 2022: Primer, 2004 - ★★★œ Watched on Wednesday March 16, 2022. – photo post 📞

Mar 16, 2022: Film log - watched: Primer, 2004 - ★★★œ 🎥

Mar 13, 2022: Disintegration into moss – photo post 📞

Mar 13, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Muse (15), Walter, Columbia SO (3) & Rattle, CBSO (1) via tweekly.fm

Mar 12, 2022: Mentioned on the BBC today: Ukraine: Spam website set up to reach millions of Russians - but they 


Mar 12, 2022: England v Ireland in the Six Nations rugby. England down to 14 with a red card after 82s. Can’t see 


Mar 11, 2022: Roman boat that sank in Mediterranean 1,700 years ago gives up its treasures 🔗

Mar 6, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: NEU! (12), Gong (9), Kevin Morby (8), Baudo, LPO (5) & John Coltrane 


Mar 4, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 The Bunch of Grapes, Pontypridd — Drinking a Sierra Nevad-o

Mar 4, 2022: Escape from Pretoria, 2020 - ★★★ Watched on Thursday March 3, 2022. – photo post 📞

Mar 3, 2022: Film log - watched: Escape from Pretoria, 2020 - ★★★ 🎥

Mar 1, 2022: Your Website is Useless 🔗

Feb 28, 2022: Beat Poet Elise Cowen’s Time-Traveling Love Letters to Emily Dickinson 🔗

Feb 27, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Muse (11), Gong (9), Nigel Kennedy (9) & Hogwood, Academy of Ancient 


Feb 26, 2022: Finished reading: Homo Irrealis by André Aciman 📚

Feb 20, 2022: Check in 🗺 — Pho. Vietnamese prawn curry, lemon and Thai basil martini 🍞

Feb 20, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Gary Kemp (11), Muse (11), Yard Act (11), Dry Cleaning (10) & Karajan, 


Feb 14, 2022: No Time to Die, 2021 - ★★★★ Watched on Sunday February 13, 2022. – photo post 📞

Feb 13, 2022: Film log - watched: No Time to Die, 2021 - ★★★★ 🎥

Feb 13, 2022: Spectre, 2015 - ★★★œ Watched on Saturday February 12, 2022. – photo post 📞

Feb 12, 2022: Film log - watched: Spectre, 2015 - ★★★œ 🎥

Feb 12, 2022: The Paris Review - Cavafy’s Bed 🔗

Feb 12, 2022: Neolithic chalk drum hailed as most important prehistoric art found in 100 years 🔗

Feb 11, 2022: Interesting poster combinations. – photo post 📞

Feb 11, 2022: Check in 🗺 — Tinto Lounge, Gloucester Road, Bristol for a Beyond burger plus tapas. Delicious. 


Feb 11, 2022: Skyfall, 2012 - ★★★œ Watched on Thursday February 10, 2022. – photo post 📞

Feb 11, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 Drinking a Jail Ale by Dartmoor Brewery at the Post Inn

Feb 11, 2022: Brief stop at Tintagel 🏰 – photo post 📞

Feb 11, 2022: Flat white and a pasty on a bench in Padstow harbour. Final harbour coffee break of our stay in 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 11, 2022: Film log - watched: Skyfall, 2012 - ★★★œ 🎥

Feb 10, 2022: Second flat white of the day on a bench at Porthleven Harbour ☕ – photo post 📞

Feb 10, 2022: Check in 🗺 — The Harbourside Refuge, Porthleven. Great fish dishes. 🐟

Feb 10, 2022: Flat white and croissant on the beach overlooking St Michael’s Mount. A little grey and 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 10, 2022: Quantum of Solace, 2008 - ★★œ Watched on Wednesday February 9, 2022. – photo post 📞

Feb 10, 2022: Don’t Network: The Avant-Garde after Networks [2018] 🔗

Feb 10, 2022: Casino Royale, 2006 - ★★★★ Re-watching for the first time after about 15 years. Quite enjoyed it! Will be carrying on with the 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 9, 2022: Film log - watched: Quantum of Solace, 2008 - ★★œ 🎥

Feb 9, 2022: Film log - watched: Casino Royale, 2006 - ★★★★ 🎥

Feb 9, 2022: Kemyel A - standing stone (menhir) – photo post 📞

Feb 8, 2022: Flat white on a bench overlooking Mousehole harbour ☕ – photo post 📞

Feb 8, 2022: Violets – photo post 📞

Feb 8, 2022: Sky, sea and ruins - view from the front of the cottage we’re staying in. – photo post 📞

Feb 8, 2022: Lamorna Cove – photo post 📞

Feb 7, 2022: Today I learned blue skies in St Ives do not mean good weather at Land’s End. It got very drizzly 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 7, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd. Sharp’s Sea Fury at the Farmers Arms, Penzance 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Sea Fury 


Feb 7, 2022: St Ives – photo post 📞

Feb 7, 2022: Flat white on a bench overlooking St Ives harbour ☕ – photo post 📞

Feb 7, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Andy Summers & Robert Fripp (10), Gregory Porter (8), LCP, Norrington 


Feb 6, 2022: Sitting in a pub in Exeter watching Six Nations rugby - France v Italy. It’s only a Beefeater but 


Feb 6, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Proper Job by St Austell Brewery

Feb 5, 2022: ICC Under-19 Men’s World Cup Final, England v India. Alex Horton from Glamorgan keeping wicket. 


Feb 5, 2022: Inside Delico Deli with an Americano, looking out. ☕ – photo post 📞

Feb 4, 2022: More than 18,000 pot sherds document life in ancient Egypt 🔗

Feb 3, 2022: Three ladies dancing, two couples cuddling, one piper piping in ancient feast mosaic 🔗

Feb 2, 2022: Family owners put Blackwell’s bookshops up for sale 🔗 This is a shame. Blackwell’s is usually 


Feb 2, 2022: Hemingway & Gellhorn, 2012 - ★★★ Watched on Tuesday February 1, 2022. – photo post 📞

Feb 1, 2022: Sharp – photo post 📞

Feb 1, 2022: Film log - watched: Hemingway & Gellhorn, 2012 - ★★★ 🎥

Jan 30, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Oxford Camerata, Summerly (9), Solti, CSO (2) & Conlon, Rotterdam PO 


Jan 30, 2022: Kangaroo, 1986 - ★★★œ Interesting enough. A little slow paced, not hugely charismatic performances (and Colin Friels’ 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 29, 2022: Film log - watched: Kangaroo, 1986 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jan 29, 2022: Pastéis de nata added to my coffee morning ☕ – photo post 📞

Jan 29, 2022: Check in 🗺 — Delico Deli for Americano and toastie ☕

Jan 28, 2022: Currently reading: Hear Me Out by Armando Iannucci 📚

Jan 28, 2022: Misty and muddy walk this morning but at least I got above the clouds. Now to clean my boots 
 🚶‍♂ – photo post 📞

Jan 27, 2022: Update to my Micro.blog Navigation List plug-in I have just updated my Micro.blog Navigation List plug-in to version 1.0.6 Prior to this version a 


Jan 26, 2022: Why We Must Challenge Zuckerberg’s Ring of Power 🔗

Jan 25, 2022: Check in 🗺 — Root, Bristol.

Jan 25, 2022: Cactus boot, prehistoric jungle and glasshouse at Bristol Botanic Garden 🌱 – photo post 📞

Jan 25, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺. Landlord at The Gloucester Old Spot, Bristol. — Drinking a Landlord by 


Jan 25, 2022: Check in 🗺 — Bristol Botanic Garden 🌱

Jan 25, 2022: Some intense leafleting in Bristol. – photo post 📞

Jan 24, 2022: Oldest brewed tea leaves found in royal tomb 🔗

Jan 23, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Police (11), Andy Summers (10), Muse (9), FurtwÀngler, BPO (8) & 


Jan 23, 2022: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, 2017 - ★★★œ Hypnotically addictive. Definitely a spectacle. – photo post 📞

Jan 22, 2022: Film log - watched: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, 2017 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jan 21, 2022: Finished reading: A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki 📚

Jan 20, 2022: Nellie Bly: The woman who blew Fogg away 🔗

Jan 19, 2022: Rhubarb chard at the National Botanic Garden of Wales – photo post 📞

Jan 18, 2022: Check in 🗺 — The National Botanic Garden of Wales

Jan 18, 2022: Out of Time, 2021 - ★œ Watched on Monday January 17, 2022. – photo post 📞

Jan 17, 2022: Film log - watched: Out Of Time, 2021 - ★œ 🎥

Jan 17, 2022: The Green Knight, 2021 - ★★★★ Very dark. Very dramatic. Not what I expected - better than that. Unusually I wish I’d read a 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 16, 2022: Film log - watched: The Green Knight, 2021 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jan 16, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺. Bristol Beer Factory Milk Stout at the Bunch of Grapes.

Jan 16, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Bell, Academy of St Martin in the Fields (12), The Ronettes (12), Neil 


Jan 12, 2022: First try of a plastic Holga lens on my old Pentax K100D. A Holga HL-P, 60 mm f/8 for Pentax DSLR 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 12, 2022: Cherry, 2021 - ★★œ Watched on Tuesday January 11, 2022. – photo post 📞

Jan 11, 2022: Film log - watched: Cherry, 2021 - ★★œ 🎥

Jan 9, 2022: Twin Town, 1997 - ★★★œ Watched on Saturday January 8, 2022. – photo post 📞

Jan 9, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Police (31), Lana Del Rey (17), Coldplay (10), Elbow (9) & Giannis 


Jan 8, 2022: Film log - watched: Twin Town, 1997 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jan 6, 2022: A visit to King’s Quoit, the Neolithic burial chamber overlooking Manorbier beach, Pembrokeshire. 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 6, 2022: Check in 🗺 — Delico Deli, large Americano ☕

Jan 5, 2022: A morning walk. Snow and Moss on Flickr 📷

Jan 5, 2022: Spent a long time preparing sushi maki with my daughter last night. Fillings of shiitake, smoked 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 2, 2022: Just watched the New Year’s Day Doctor Who. That was a good episode, I always like a time loop and 


Jan 2, 2022: Main course and dessert. – photo post 📞

Jan 2, 2022: First visit of the year to my favourite pub. Bunch of Grapes, Pontypridd🍺 – photo post 📞

Jan 2, 2022: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Kashmir by Salopian Brewery

Jan 2, 2022: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Sigmatropic (25), Lana Del Rey (14), Gomez (11), The Police (11) & Andy 


Jan 1, 2022: How did Welsh cricket fare in 2021? 🔗

Dec 31, 2021: Don't Look Up, 2021 - ★★★œ Watched on Thursday December 30, 2021. – photo post 📞

Dec 30, 2021: Film log - watched: Don’t Look Up, 2021 - ★★★œ 🎥

Dec 26, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: La Serenissima, Chandler, Bircher, Whelan (27), Nubya Garcia (18), Andy 


Dec 26, 2021: Finishing off Xmas evening – photo post 📞

Dec 25, 2021: Quiet family Xmas dinner of Spanakopita Gigantes plaki Harissa roasted sprouts, broccoli, halloumi 
 – photo post 📞

Dec 25, 2021: Will be feeling really strong today - cooking nearly a kilogram of spinach for Xmas dinner 🎅💪 – photo post 📞

Dec 24, 2021: Finished reading: Pandemonium by Armando Iannucci 📚

Dec 23, 2021: Army of Thieves, 2021 - ★★œ Watched on Wednesday December 22, 2021. – photo post 📞

Dec 22, 2021: Film log - watched: Army of Thieves, 2021 - ★★œ 🎥

Dec 22, 2021: Coma, 2019 - ★★œ Average random sci-fi movie pick on Amazon Prime. A video game of a film, visually quite impressive 
 – photo post 📞

Dec 22, 2021: Wild at Heart, 1990 - ★★★œ Suitably surreal. – photo post 📞

Dec 21, 2021: Film log - watched: Coma, 2019 - ★★œ 🎥

Dec 21, 2021: Film log - watched: Wild at Heart, 1990 - ★★★œ 🎥

Dec 21, 2021: Finished reading: Bitter Lemons of Cyprus by Lawrence Durrell 📚

Dec 21, 2021: Handwriting my Website with a Digital Amanuensis - Chris Aldrich 🔗

Dec 19, 2021: Short Sunday afternoon walk🚶‍♂ – photo post 📞

Dec 19, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Police (40), Alessandrini, Concerto Italiano (17), Andy Summers (13), 


Dec 18, 2021: First Xmas fire 🔥 – photo post 📞

Dec 16, 2021: The crowds are in for the early morning cricket 🏏 🐈 – photo post 📞

Dec 16, 2021: The Ashes 2nd Test in Adelaide is a day-night match, so starts at 4am in the UK. At least I can get 


Dec 14, 2021: Senedd Cymru – photo post 📞

Dec 12, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: L’Orfeo Barockorchester & Michi Gaigg (24), Elbow (12) & Mary 


Dec 11, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Paper Planes by Salopian Brewery

Dec 10, 2021: Check in 🗺 — The Coal Exchange, Cardiff 🏚

Dec 10, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Bar One, Wales Millennium Centre 🍷

Dec 10, 2021: Army of the Dead, 2021 - ★★★ Watched on Thursday December 9, 2021. – photo post 📞

Dec 9, 2021: Film log - watched: Army of the Dead, 2021 - ★★★ 🎥

Dec 8, 2021: Fromage fictions: the 14 biggest cheese myths – debunked! 🔗

Dec 8, 2021: Watching 1st Ashes Test. Apparently that was only the fourth time a wicket has fallen to the first 


Dec 6, 2021: Quote used by Ruth Ozeki in A Tale for the Time Being 📚 — In reality, every reader, while he is 


Dec 6, 2021: Doors guitarist Robby Krieger: ‘The music will outlast the crazy Jim stuff’ 🔗

Dec 5, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Andy Summers (22), Andy Summers & Robert Fripp (13), FurtwÀngler, BPO 


Dec 4, 2021: Godzilla: King of the Monsters, 2019 - ★★ Uninspiring monster fayre. – photo post 📞

Dec 4, 2021: Japanese Films That Will Blow Your Mind And Make You Reevaluate The Possibilities Of The Cinematic Artform The World of Kanako Throw Away Your Books, Rally in the Streets Confession Love & Pop 


Dec 3, 2021: Film log - watched: Godzilla: King of the Monsters, 2019 - ★★ 🎥

Dec 3, 2021: Disrupt Texts’ assault on Shakespeare and other classics: Money, ignorance and social backwardness 🔗

Dec 1, 2021: A new novelty - first train journey in almost two years - Mountain Ash Station 🚊 – photo post 📞

Dec 1, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Mountain Ash Railway Station 🚊

Nov 29, 2021: Josephine Baker: a timely addition to the Panthéon 🔗

Nov 28, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Mary Ann Tedstone Glover (45), Itzhak Perlman (16), Andy Summers (12), Andy 


Nov 28, 2021: Cinema Paradiso, 1988 - ★★★œ Watched on Saturday November 27, 2021. – photo post 📞

Nov 27, 2021: Just found out about and starting to populate my profile at @dave’s BingeWorthy. Struggling trying 


Nov 27, 2021: Film log - watched: Cinema Paradiso, 1988 - ★★★œ 🎥

Nov 25, 2021: Walking through Aberdare 📷 A short sequence of B&W photos of Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taf. View from the footbridge Aberdare 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 25, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Bradleys Coffee Shop. Tuna sandwich, cappuccino and mince pie ☕

Nov 25, 2021: The art that restores faith in Palermo 🔗

Nov 23, 2021: Changes! Severed my ponytail and shaved my hair and beard short 💇‍♂ – photo post 📞

Nov 21, 2021: Been raking and sweeping up autumn leaves. Now drinking a Pimm’s and tonic sitting outside in 


Nov 21, 2021: Rescued from obscurity: UK archaeologist who restored Sicily’s glories 🔗

Nov 21, 2021: Mice and elephants - what really matters in the decarbonisation of transport 🔗

Nov 21, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Diasonics (9), Another Sky (6), Boy Azooga (5), FurtwÀngler, VPO (5) 


Nov 20, 2021: Drunken Angel, 1948 - ★★★★★ Watched on Friday November 19, 2021. – photo post 📞

Nov 19, 2021: Film log - watched: Drunken Angel, 1948 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Nov 18, 2021: Pulse, 2001 - ★★★œ Watched on Wednesday November 17, 2021. – photo post 📞

Nov 18, 2021: How Ancient Rome hit the charts 🔗🎵 Composer and academic Mary Ann Tedstone Glover has brought the 


Nov 17, 2021: Film log - watched: Pulse, 2001 - ★★★œ 🎥

Nov 16, 2021: Montale’s Lemons by Ishion Hutchinson 🔗

Nov 15, 2021: And a barge sails by 😀 – photo post 📞

Nov 15, 2021: Morning view over Camden Lock from hotel room window. – photo post 📞

Nov 15, 2021: Manton Reece - Micro.blog via AppleScript. 🔗

Nov 15, 2021: Stereolab and Kynsy at the Roundhouse, London, Sunday 14th November 🎵 – photo post 📞

Nov 15, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Holiday Inn, Camden Lock for one night.

Nov 14, 2021: Check in 🗺 — The Roundhouse for the Pitchfork Music Festival with Stereolab headlining 🎵

Nov 14, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Tai Pan Alley street food collective. Nasi lembak with jackfruit rendang and an oni 


Nov 14, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺. Camden Lock — Drinking a London Porter by Twickenham Fine Ales

Nov 13, 2021: Take out beer! Two pints of Grey Trees Brewery’s Mosaic Pale Ale fits in this carton from the Bunch 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 13, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Tiger’s “Eye” P.A. by Bluestone Brewing Co.

Nov 13, 2021: Seven Samurai, 1954 - ★★★★★ Watched on Friday November 12, 2021. – photo post 📞

Nov 12, 2021: Film log - watched: Seven Samurai, 1954 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Nov 11, 2021: Steven Gerrard: Aston Villa name Rangers boss as new manager âšœ 🔗 The former Liverpool captain, 41, 


Nov 10, 2021: First T20 World Cup semifinal is underway. England v New Zealand cricket. England, batting first, 


Nov 8, 2021: Atlas maps Hogwarts, Jurassic Park & made-up places 🔗 So where actually is Batman’s 


Nov 7, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Le Consort (31), La Serenissima, Chandler, Bircher, Whelan (22) & Le 


Nov 6, 2021: Well, South Africa best England in the T20 cricket but fail to qualify for the World Cup 


Nov 6, 2021: England v South Africa 🏏 in the T20 World Cup - South Africa, batting first, making a great effort 


Nov 6, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Delico Deli. Tuna melt panini and cappuccino ☕

Nov 6, 2021: Currently reading: The Secret Commonwealth (The Book of Dust Volume 2) by Philip Pullman 📚

Nov 6, 2021: The Death of Stalin, 2017 - ★★★★ Watched on Friday November 5, 2021. – photo post 📞

Nov 5, 2021: Film log - watched: The Death of Stalin, 2017 - ★★★★ 🎥

Oct 31, 2021: John Keats was born #OnThisDay, 31st October 1795, in Moorgate, London, where his father worked in a 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 31, 2021: The Gravestone of John Keats: Romancing the Stone 🔗

Oct 31, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Neil Young & Crazy Horse (9), Dirty Three (8), Neil Young (1) & Sun 


Oct 31, 2021: home — day 31 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 30, 2021: Saturday pizza 🍕 – photo post 📞

Oct 30, 2021: Ready for Strictly Come Dancing Hallowe’en special - pumpkin courtesy of Thomas Mason 🎃 💃 – photo post 📞

Oct 30, 2021: Astonishing from England. Buttler was amazing 🏏

Oct 30, 2021: Not a satisfactory solution. Also trying to make pizza at the same time 🏏 🏉 🍕 – photo post 📞

Oct 30, 2021: Saturday sports stress. ICC T20 World Cup Australia v England 🏏 overlapping with Wales v New Zealand 


Oct 30, 2021: Lounging in late October sun 🐈‍⬛ ☀ – photo post 📞

Oct 30, 2021: red — day 30 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 🍷 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 29, 2021: cycle — day 29 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge. Flashback to a birthday in 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2021: underneath — day 28 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge. King’s Quoit, a 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2021: Boss Level, 2021 - ★★★œ Watched on Wednesday October 27, 2021. – photo post 📞

Oct 27, 2021: Film log - watched: Boss Level, 2021 - ★★★œ 🎥

Oct 27, 2021: chaos — day 27 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 26, 2021: The Great British Bake Off. Usually bread week is my favourite, but tonight’s pastry week is great! 


Oct 26, 2021: bliss — day 26 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 25, 2021: gravity — day 25 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge. A specific gravity balance 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 24, 2021: Enjoying Sri Lanka v Bangladesh in the T20 World Cup - good, competitive cricket after 


Oct 24, 2021: connection — day 24 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 24, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Robert Tear, Philip Ledger (23), Walter, Columbia SO (12), Coldplay (10), 


Oct 23, 2021: Bowling by Ali, Rashid and Mills was impressive, England took some great catches 
 but would have 


Oct 23, 2021: Scenes from our local coffee shop, Delico Deli, this morning. They have entered Hallowe’en mode 🎃 ☕ 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 23, 2021: Starting shortly - England v West Indies in their opening match in the ICC T20 World Cup Super 12 


Oct 23, 2021: meaning — day 23 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 23, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Delico Deli for tuna panini and Americano ☕

Oct 22, 2021: rest — day 22 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 21, 2021: space — day 21 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 21, 2021: Currently reading: La Belle Sauvage by Philip Pullman 📚

Oct 20, 2021: sports — day 20 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge. T20 World Cup is underway! 🏏 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 19, 2021: mirror — day 19 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 19, 2021: Linking Drummer to Micro.blog

Oct 18, 2021: finished — day 18 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 17, 2021: compass — day 17 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 16, 2021: rotation — day 16 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 15, 2021: Field Music were brilliant at The Fleece in Bristol tonight 🎵 – photo post 📞

Oct 15, 2021: ethereal — day 15 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 15, 2021: Check in 🗺 — The Fleece, Bristol to see Field Music 🎵

Oct 15, 2021: Just had delicious spinach pies at Sotiris Bakery 🇬🇷 – photo post 📞

Oct 15, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Subtropic by Bristol Beer Factory

Oct 15, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Proper Job by St Austell Brewery

Oct 14, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Hotel du Vin, Bristol for two nights.

Oct 14, 2021: WINEYBEEST 10.5% WILD BEER CO 1/3 IMPERIAL STOUT + WINE BARRELS + TIME All the decadence of an 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2021: wheels — day 14 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a POGO by The Wild Beer Co

Oct 14, 2021: Hungarian Soproni IPA and delicious beetroot cake 🍺 – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Soproni Óvatos Duhaj IPA by Soproni Sörgyár (Heineken 


Oct 14, 2021: Laura Marling at Tramshed, Cardiff, 13th October 2021 🎵 – photo post 📞

Oct 13, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Tramshed, Cardiff to see Laura Marling 🎵

Oct 13, 2021: Tapas at Bar 44 – photo post 📞

Oct 13, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Bar 44, Cardiff for tapas and wine 🍷

Oct 13, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking a Nastro Azzurro by Birra Peroni

Oct 13, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Hotel Indigo, Cardiff for one night.

Oct 13, 2021: animals — day 13 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 13, 2021: BBQ tofu banh mi – photo post 📞

Oct 13, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Hanoi 1991 for Vietnamese coffee and tofu banh mi ☕

Oct 12, 2021: legend — day 12 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 11, 2021: hygge — day 11 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 11, 2021: I haven’t watched much of the second part of this year’s Indian Premier League but am enjoying the 


Oct 11, 2021: Dipping my toes back into Dave Winer’s world by trying out Drummer.

Oct 10, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Field Music (21), The Specials (16) & FurtwÀngler, VPO (8) via 


Oct 10, 2021: bridges — day 10 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge — Clifton Suspension Bridge 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 9, 2021: safe — day 9 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 9, 2021: Infinite, 2021 - ★œ Watched on Friday October 8, 2021. – photo post 📞

Oct 8, 2021: twilight — day 8 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 8, 2021: Film log - watched: Infinite, 2021 - ★œ 🎥

Oct 8, 2021: The Babadook, 2014 - ★★★œ Watched on Thursday October 7, 2021. – photo post 📞

Oct 7, 2021: Film log - watched: The Babadook, 2014 - ★★★œ 🎥

Oct 7, 2021: spice — day 7 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 6, 2021: street — day 6 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge — Commercial Street, Aberdare 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 5, 2021: toy — day 5 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 5, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Delico Deli for latte and panini ☕

Oct 4, 2021: sharp — day 4 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge — St Elvan’s Church, Aberdare 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 3, 2021: Cooked with tempeh for the first time tonight - it made a very good noodle dish 🍜 – photo post 📞

Oct 3, 2021: majority — day 3 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge — Keir Hardie, founder of 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 3, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: James Rhodes (10), Il Giardino Armonico (9) & Nigel Kennedy (9) via 


Oct 2, 2021: dark — day 2 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 2, 2021: I’m quite enjoying browsing through some of the Project Apollo Archive albums on Flickr. 🔗

Oct 1, 2021: touch — day 1 of the micro.blog october 2021 photoblogging challenge 📷 – photo post 📞

Oct 1, 2021: ARQ, 2016 - ★★★œ I do like time loop tales. This one’s not too shabby. – photo post 📞

Oct 1, 2021: The Dark Tower, 2017 - ★★ Watched on Thursday September 30, 2021. – photo post 📞

Sep 30, 2021: Film log - watched: ARQ, 2016 - ★★★œ 🎥

Sep 30, 2021: Film log - watched: The Dark Tower, 2017 - ★★ 🎥

Sep 27, 2021: The Concert by Edna St Vincent Millay 🔗 Poem of the week in The Guardian

Sep 26, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Tinto Lounge, Beyond vegan cheeseburger and Malbec 🍷

Sep 26, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Glenn Gould (31), Nigel Kennedy, BPO (6), Nigel Kennedy, BPO, Albrecht 


Sep 25, 2021: Aston Villa have beaten Manchester United (by a goal to nil) for the first time in the Premier 


Sep 24, 2021: Spirited Away 🔗 – by George Monbiot How the counterculture fell prey to the far-right’s conspiracy 


Sep 22, 2021: Film log - watched: Now You See Me 2, 2016 - ★★ 🎥

Sep 21, 2021: Film log - watched: Sicario, 2015 - ★★★★ 🎥

Sep 19, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Elbow (26), HMS Morris (13), Mary Lou Williams (11), Nadine Shah (11) & 


Sep 19, 2021: Abergavenny Food Festival - The Market Hall – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2021: Walking around Manorbier beach yesterday morning we encountered this ridiculously confident robin. 


Sep 18, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Rum & Fizz for coffee, not rum at 10am 😉☕

Sep 18, 2021: Couple of quick photos at the start of Elbow’s gig at the Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff last night 🎵 – photo post 📞

Sep 17, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Elbow at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff 🎵

Sep 17, 2021: Sitting outside Cafe Citta, Cardiff. Double espressos ☕ – photo post 📞

Sep 17, 2021: Check in 🗺 — linguine alla puttanesca at Cafe Citta 🇮🇹

Sep 17, 2021: Arrived in Cardiff. Aperol Spritz time. – photo post 📞

Sep 17, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Slug & Lettuce for an Aperol Spritz 🍞

Sep 16, 2021: A squirrel broke into our peanut butter while we were out! 🐿 – photo post 📞

Sep 16, 2021: North Beach, Tenby – photo post 📞

Sep 16, 2021: Currently reading: Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro 📚

Sep 15, 2021: Got to say @samgrover, Mimi is so good - I use it for most of my Micro.blog image uploads now, 


Sep 15, 2021: Sitting by a fire in the dark listening to Oscar Peterson’s Night Train. 🎵 Argentum B&W vs Apple 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2021: Finished reading: Do Earth by Tamsin Omond 📚

Sep 15, 2021: Don’t know how well this will photograph (it’s on a slighy crumpled crisp packet) but I think this 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2021: Seaweed Ale made with Pembrokeshire foraged kelp by Caffle Craft Brewery 🍺 – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2021: Woodstock in the morning sun. – photo post 📞

Sep 13, 2021: BBQ time – photo post 📞

Sep 13, 2021: Beer check in via Untappd 🗺🍺 — Drinking an Orme Best Bitter by Great Orme Brewery

Sep 13, 2021: Currently reading: The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu 📚

Sep 13, 2021: Currently reading: The Snows of Kilimanjaro and other stories by Ernest Hemingway 📚

Sep 12, 2021: Such a good album! Kitchen Sink by Nadine Shah 🎵 On Apple Music
 – photo post 📞

Sep 12, 2021: Cooler with a little rain today so it’s an evening for a log fire with cheese and wine. – photo post 📞

Sep 12, 2021: Currently reading: Four Thousand Weeks by Oliver Burkeman 📚

Sep 11, 2021: Very impressive by Emma Raducanu. I don’t often listen to tennis on the radio but that was exciting! 


Sep 11, 2021: Disappointed by the cancellation of the England v India Test match yesterday, which I was hoping to 


Sep 11, 2021: Tynt Meadow, the only English Trappist beer 🍺 – photo post 📞

Sep 11, 2021: Shopping trip to Narberth ended up with a 1965 Phaidon edition of a book reviewing Parisian art by 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 11, 2021: Check in 🗺 — latte & Welsh cake ☕

Sep 11, 2021: Narberth Castle 🏰 – photo post 📞

Sep 10, 2021: Arrived at a Hobbit House called Woodstock for a week away from it all. No power, no running water, 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 10, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Florence Springs Eco Glamping.

Sep 10, 2021: St. Florence Church ⛪ – photo post 📞

Sep 10, 2021: A beer at the Parsonage Inn, St. Florence 🍺 – photo post 📞

Sep 10, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Brown’s Cafe for fish and chips.

Sep 10, 2021: Currently reading: Introducing Buddha by Jane Hope & Borin Van Loon 📚

Sep 9, 2021: Beer check in 🗺🍺 — Drinking an Atlantic Pale Ale by Sharp’s Brewery

Sep 9, 2021: Sri Lankan street food and drink at The Coconut Tree in Cardiff last night. If I hadn’t 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2021: Another Sky 🎵 – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2021: HMS Morris 🎵 – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2021: Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff 🎵 – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2021: Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff 🎵 – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Clwb Ifor Bach to see Another Sky 🎵

Sep 8, 2021: The Coconut Tree, Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Coconut Tree. Sri Lankan street food. And more rum cocktails 🍞

Sep 8, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Barker Rum & Fizz. Lemongrass and passion fruit daiquiri 🍞

Sep 6, 2021: Drinking a Doom Bar by Sharp’s Brewery 🍺

Sep 6, 2021: The Pool, Melbourne – photo post 📞

Sep 5, 2021: Check in 🗺 — The Brewhouse, Melbourne Hall Courtyard, Burnt Mill Pintle 🍺

Sep 5, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Premier Inn, Derby South

Sep 5, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Bell, Academy of St Martin in the Fields (16), Kremer, Kremerata Baltica 


Sep 4, 2021: Drinking a Vaults Dark by Morgan Brew Masters 🍺

Sep 4, 2021: Check in 🗺 — M5 Strensham Services Costa latte ☕

Sep 3, 2021: Film log - watched: Hemingway, 2021 - ★★★★œ 🎥

Sep 3, 2021: Hemingway films 🎥 🔗

Sep 3, 2021: Hemingway Original list cloned from Nicole Passage A Farewell to Arms For Whom the Bell Tolls To Have 


Sep 1, 2021: I’ve just successfully exported 4453 posts from my Micro.blog hosted blog and imported them 


Sep 1, 2021: 🔗 Star Trek versus Imperialist Doctrine by Yanis Varoufakis America’s liberal imperialist doctrine 


Aug 29, 2021: Wood firing pizza tonight 🍕 😃 – photo post 📞

Aug 29, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Bent Knee (12), Gruff Rhys (12), Emma-Jean Thackray (8) & Big Star (1) 


Aug 28, 2021: Just sorted out my deckchair and radio to settle down for a sunny afternoon listening to the cricket 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 27, 2021: At the start of play today CricViz gave England a 97% chance of winning the 3rd Test against India. 


Aug 27, 2021: Currently reading: How Did We Get into This Mess? Politics, Equality, Nature by George Monbiot 📚

Aug 27, 2021: Currently reading: Sissy by Ben Borek 📚

Aug 26, 2021: Green Man Festival 2021 Photographs 📷 🎵 – a Flickr album of photos straight from my old Pentax K100D 


Aug 25, 2021: So good to see both English openers bat for more than half a day and both reach their half 


Aug 25, 2021: India in England - the 3rd Test at Headingley. Another great morning and early afternoon of cricket 


Aug 21, 2021: At the Green Man Festival. Thursday and Friday excellent. Saturday: it’s raining with rain forecast 


Aug 19, 2021: Green Man 2021 🎵 Off to Green Man Festival 2021 this morning. I’ve been going to this festival since 2008. The 


Aug 16, 2021: Great day of cricket 🏏 Stunning victory by India over England in a gripping 2nd Test and Glamorgan 


Aug 16, 2021: Graffiti in Athens, February 2018 Describing my relationship with the increasing number of social 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 16, 2021: 🏏 stats: 2021 England v India at Lord’s - the first time in a home test that both England openers 


Aug 15, 2021: Film log - watched: Colette, 2018 - ★★★œ 🎥

Aug 15, 2021: A gap in today’s relentless August (!) drizzle 🌧 Let’s BBQ Beyond Burgers! – photo post 📞

Aug 15, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Emma-Jean Thackray (14), Gary Kemp (11), FurtwÀngler, BPO (2) & José 


Aug 14, 2021: First time I’ve noticed an animated album cover in Apple Music 🎵

Aug 13, 2021: The women redefining the sound of UK Jazz 🔗 I’m looking forward to seeing Emma-Jean Thackray 


Aug 13, 2021: 🏏 stats: We have a new record. Haseeb Hameed’s nought is the 14th duck by a top-three England 


Aug 13, 2021: Barely a week after I started to try out Gala I’ve just posted my first photograph to Glass. The 


Aug 12, 2021: Looking forward to seeing Haseem Hameed bat for England again. Probably tomorrow. 🏏

Aug 12, 2021: In defence of Extinction Rebellion 🔗 The pundits of the various leftist movements have spent 


Aug 9, 2021: Watched: The Matrix Revolutions, 2003 - ★★★ 🎥

Aug 9, 2021: Just learned that this is called a Forest Bug, Pentatoma rufipes. A living woodland crest, the 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 9, 2021: Distracted from distraction by distraction I’ve just read this article in by Oliver Burkeman The Guardian: At best, we’re on Earth for 


Aug 8, 2021: Watched: Night Moves, 2013 - ★★★œ 🎥

Aug 8, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: clipping. (31), Bob Dylan (14), Field Music (12), Gary Kemp (11) & 


Aug 7, 2021: Break in play – photo post 📞

Aug 7, 2021: Like mother, like daughter 😉 – photo post 📞

Aug 7, 2021: Open air dance performance by NDC Wales at Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Aug 7, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Chapter Arts Centre 🍺 — Drinking a Young’s Bitter by Eagle Brewery (formerly 


Aug 6, 2021: Lenten Spaghetti with Tahini. A success! – photo post 📞

Aug 6, 2021: You look around. A strong case could be made for it being heaven. A strong case could be made for it 


Aug 6, 2021: Friday night dinner recipe from Vefa’s Kitchen: Lenten Spaghetti with Tahini – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2021: Gala - photography based social media I’ve been trying out the photography based social media platform Gala. It was brought to my 


Aug 5, 2021: Published 6 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 venice, gala

Aug 4, 2021: England’s 1st innings (batting) not going too well in the 1st Test Match against India 🏏

Aug 3, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Bunch of Grapes, Pontypridd. Pint of Bilidowcar 🍺 — Drinking a Bilidowcar by Tenby 


Aug 3, 2021: Published 9 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 aberdare

Aug 2, 2021: Aberdare morning walk (link to Strava route details) 🔗 🚶‍♂ – photo post 📞

Aug 2, 2021: Morning coffee with some sheep ☕ 🐑 – photo post 📞

Aug 1, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Emma-Jean Thackray (43), Glenn Gould (26), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau; Jörg 


Jul 31, 2021: Watched: The Matrix Reloaded, 2003 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jul 30, 2021: The official #Mastodon app for iOS is now on the App Store. 🔗 Mastodon.social post First 


Jul 30, 2021: Watched: The Matrix, 1999 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Jul 28, 2021: Watched: A Woman Is a Woman, 1961 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jul 26, 2021: Watched: Seaspiracy, 2021 - ★★★ 🎥

Jul 25, 2021: Just watched my recording of yesterday’s British and Irish Lions First Test agains South Africa, 


Jul 25, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: clipping. (28), Dirty Three (13), FM Einheit (EinstÃŒrzende Neubauten) (11), 


Jul 24, 2021: Purezza Bristol, vegan pizzeria. Seaspiracy pizza 🍕 – photo post 📞

Jul 24, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Purezza Bristol, vegan pizzeria. 🍕

Jul 24, 2021: Check in 🗺 — The Royal Oak, Gloucester Road, Bristol. Pint of Sharp’s Doom Bar 🍺

Jul 24, 2021: Lockdown reawakened my childhood love of chess. Now I can’t do anything else 🔗 The alert I get when 


Jul 23, 2021: Pizza sequence. Trying out the pizza oven in wood fired mode for the first time. 🍕 – photo post 📞

Jul 23, 2021: Watched: The Tomorrow War, 2021 - ★★★ 🎥

Jul 22, 2021: Published 24 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 garden

Jul 22, 2021: Gardening Diary 🌱 — 📅 22nd July 2021 Some garden flora: Garden Meadow! Common Poppy Corn Marigold Common Cat’s-ear Ragwort Orange 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 21, 2021: Clothes just undone—not that there were many, for an exquisite July was blazing. — Cavafy Bot 


Jul 21, 2021: 🐈 🐈 seeking shady spots today 🌞 – photo post 📞

Jul 21, 2021: Check out some of best photos from today’s historic #NSFirstHumanFlight pic.twitter.com/aqQg0gzxi4 


Jul 21, 2021: Quite warm again today. ☀ – photo post 📞

Jul 20, 2021: Launch, flight and touchdown of Blue Origin First Human Flight. Very impressive. Looking forward to 


Jul 20, 2021: Watching the launch of Blue Origin First Human Flight 🚀

Jul 19, 2021: Watched: 20,000 Days on Earth, 2014 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jul 18, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Adam Summerhayes, Catherine Summerhayes, Joseph Spooner (10), The Stan 


Jul 16, 2021: Just created somewhere to sit. 🌱 – photo post 📞

Jul 11, 2021: Euro 2020 Final: England v Italy. Tough ending. ⚜

Jul 11, 2021: Euro 2020 Final: England v Italy. Going to extra-time. Disappointing second half by England, Italy a 


Jul 11, 2021: Euro 2020 Final: England v Italy. Half-time. Brilliant, confident start by England, just need more 


Jul 11, 2021: Euro 2020 Final: England v Italy ⚜ Pre-match feasting 😋 – photo post 📞

Jul 11, 2021: Watched the Djokovic v Berrettini Wimbledon final, now waiting for the main event 
 🎟⚜

Jul 11, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Beatles (22), Field Music (20), Jan Garbarek & Hilliard Ensemble 


Jul 8, 2021: Currently reading: Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam 📚

Jul 7, 2021: Euro 2020: England v Denmark semi-final. Stressful. ⚜

Jul 6, 2021: Euro 2020: Italy 1-1 Spain. First semi-final. Extra-time. England v Denmark will be hard-pressed to 


Jul 4, 2021: Watched: Yesterday, 2019 - ★★œ 🎥

Jul 4, 2021: Gin and tonic made with Japanese gin and homegrown kumquats. – photo post 📞

Jul 4, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Mary Lou Williams (17), Bartok Quartet (9), Cavina, La Venexiana (6), 


Jul 3, 2021: Euro 2020: Ukraine 0-4 England. Full time. Really impressed with England, very composed and 


Jul 3, 2021: Euro 2020: Ukraine 0-4 England. So far. Fantastic! Photo just before fourth goal. ⚜ – photo post 📞

Jul 3, 2021: Euro 2020: Ukraine v England. Delicious pre-match indoor picnic courtesy of CÃŽte at Home ⚜ – photo post 📞

Jul 2, 2021: Euro 2020: Belgium 1-2 Italy. Gripping game, Italy played some lovely football, looking forward to 


Jul 1, 2021: Watched: Together, 2021 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jun 29, 2021: Euro 2020: England 2-0 Germany. Things are looking up! ⚜

Jun 28, 2021: Euro 2020: France 3-3 Switzerland. Switzerland win the first penalty shootout of the tournament. 


Jun 28, 2021: Euro 2020: A lot of goals today! France v Switzerland is a brilliant game: 3-3 and extra time is 


Jun 28, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Beatles (14), Christie, Les Arts Florissants, Les Sacqueboutiers de 


Jun 27, 2021: Bunch of Grapes - Pewin Ynfytyn ~ Crazy Peacock by The Trefforest Brewery 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jun 27, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Sunday lunch at the Bunch of Grapes again 😀 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jun 27, 2021: Ancestors by Alice Roberts review – a story of movement and migration 🔗 📚

Jun 26, 2021: Nice change! London Pride in a dimpled pint glass 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jun 26, 2021: Check in 🗺 — The Owain Glyndwr, pint of London Pride 🍺

Jun 25, 2021: Revolucion de Cuba. Friday night in Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Jun 25, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Revolucion de Cuba. Go to drinks venue! Carafe of Malbec 🍷

Jun 25, 2021: Food at Citta is so good, and all prepared in a tiny open kitchen. Have missed coming here 😊 – photo post 📞

Jun 25, 2021: Corvina 🍷 – photo post 📞

Jun 25, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Cafe Citta. Best Italian restaurant in Cardiff!

Jun 25, 2021: Temple of Peace and Health, Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Jun 25, 2021: Check in 🗺 — The Dock, Cardiff Bay, a French Cabernet Sauvignon 🍷

Jun 25, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Duke of Wellington, SA Gold 🍺

Jun 25, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Hotel Indigo, Cardiff.

Jun 24, 2021: England beat Sri Lanka by 5 wickets in the end, in 16.1 overs out of a possible 18. Thought Sri 


Jun 24, 2021: Uh-oh rain has stopped play, England 69 for 4 with 8 overs left. Hoping for a restart at 21:55, 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 24, 2021: England v Sri Lanka T20 🏏 England 10 for 2! Chameera bowling to Morgan. – photo post 📞

Jun 24, 2021: Attending my first cricket match since September 2019 - ready for England v Sri Lanka T20 at Sophia 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 24, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Sophia Gardens, England v Sri Lanka T20 🏏

Jun 24, 2021: Afternoon Sherry and truffles. – photo post 📞

Jun 24, 2021: Tapas at Bar 44, Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Jun 24, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Tapas lunch at Bar 44 🫒

Jun 20, 2021: Watched: Beat, 2000 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jun 20, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Field Music (28), The Beatles (13), Alfred Brendel (6), FurtwÀngler (4) 


Jun 20, 2021: Watched: Meet Joe Black, 1998 - ★★œ 🎥

Jun 18, 2021: Euro 2020: England v Scotland stays at 0-0. Disappointing and pedestrian by England, Scotland 


Jun 18, 2021: Euro 2020: England 0-0 Scotland. Half-time. England a bit tame, Scotland playing well. ⚜

Jun 18, 2021: Watched: Pull My Daisy, 1959 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jun 18, 2021: In the last few weeks we’ve been having a Great Spotted Woodpecker visiting our bird feeders. Not a 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 18, 2021: A Brazilian stew 🍲 I don’t usually make a record of improvised recipes I cook but this turned out particularly 


Jun 16, 2021: Euro 2020: Turkey 0-2 Wales. Relax now! Great game, tense finish, outstanding performance by Wales 


Jun 16, 2021: Euro 2020: Turkey 0-1 Wales. Half-time. Exciting 45 minutes! ⚜

Jun 16, 2021: Euro 2020: Turkey v Wales underway. Both teams looking a lot more lively and threatening than during 


Jun 14, 2021: Currently reading: Ancestors by Alice Roberts 📚

Jun 13, 2021: Sports weekend. Hope Wimbledon can offer everything Roland-Garros provided. Didn’t see all of it but 


Jun 13, 2021: Euro 2020: England 1-0 Croatia. Impressively solid performance. ⚜

Jun 13, 2021: TIL England have never won their opening game in the European Championships. England v Croatia about 


Jun 13, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Field Music (30), Charlie Parker (23), Gibson, RSNO (12), The Breeders (11) 


Jun 12, 2021: Don’t know what they’re waiting for 
 🐈‍⬛ – photo post 📞

Jun 12, 2021: Geranium and reflections 🪎 – photo post 📞

Jun 12, 2021: Euro 2020: Wales 1-1 Switzerland. Close run match, Wales lacklustre for 75 minutes. ⚜

Jun 9, 2021: Misty walk in the country park this morning 🌫 – photo post 📞

Jun 6, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Field Music (12), John Coltrane (2), Miles Davis (2), Tipographica (2) 


Jun 6, 2021: Squid ink linguine with grilled octopus. Bunch of Grapes, Pontypridd. – photo post 📞

Jun 6, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Sunday lunch at the Bunch of Grapes. Smoked prawns for starter and octopus linguine for 


May 30, 2021: Cheese & Mustard 🧀 🍷 – photo post 📞

May 30, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Joni Mitchell (74), Mary Lou Williams (13) & The Utopia Strong (4) via 


May 28, 2021: Watched: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, 1982 - ★★★★ 🎥

May 25, 2021: Persian inspired vegan mezze at Koocha, Gloucester Road, Bristol. Delicious! – photo post 📞

May 25, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Koocha, Persian inspired vegan mezze 🫒

May 23, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Joni Mitchell (32), Magdalena KoÅŸená (30), Herman Dune (12), Holly Macve 


May 22, 2021: Eurovision. Watched, scored, voted (Belgium & Ukraine for me). Drank wine. Waiting for results. – photo post 📞

May 21, 2021: Quite a grey day today. Stackpole Quay in the morning. Cleddau Bridge in the afternoon. – photo post 📞

May 21, 2021: Check in 🗺 — The Jolly Sailor, Burton Ferry. Pint of Reverend James 🍺

May 20, 2021: means – photo post 📞

May 19, 2021: Barbecued vegetables, pitta breads, hummus, taramasalata and sriracha sauce. Enjoying the good 
 – photo post 📞

May 19, 2021: Breezy morning at Manorbier. – photo post 📞

May 19, 2021: Currently reading: Jack Kerouac: King of The Beats by Barry Miles 📚

May 18, 2021: Bit of rain, but we have HPA 🍺 – photo post 📞

May 18, 2021: Henry’s Moat Hobbit House, St. Florence – photo post 📞

May 18, 2021: Check in 🗺 — Henry’s Moat Hobbit House, Florence Springs Eco Glamping, St. Florence, Pembrokeshire.

May 16, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Joni Mitchell (11), Cardiacs (5), Glenn Gould (2), John Coltrane (2) & 


May 9, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: John Coltrane (36), Bobby Lee (8), Thelonious Monk (8), Solti, Chamber 


May 6, 2021: Watched: The Midnight Sky, 2020 - ★★★★ 🎥

May 5, 2021: Watched: Stowaway, 2021 - ★★★ 🎥

May 2, 2021: My Micro.blog anniversary My first post to Micro.blog was made four years ago today - on Tuesday 2nd May 2017. There are posts 


May 2, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Cardiacs (47), Thom Yorke (18), Magma (16), National Health (7) & EOB 


Apr 28, 2021: Paella de verduras – photo post 📞

Apr 28, 2021: Planning a paella de verduras – photo post 📞

Apr 25, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Smashing Pumpkins (61), Magma (32), Thom Yorke (25), Goblin (17) & 


Apr 23, 2021: Gardening Diary 🌱 — 📅 23rd April 2021 In July 2011 my father-in-law built a treehouse for our children. (Apologies for the quality of the 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 21, 2021: Currently reading: Medical Grade Music by Steve Davis & Kavus Torabi 📚

Apr 21, 2021: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 food, dal

Apr 21, 2021: Medical Grade Music 📚🎵 Received my signed copy of Medical Grade Music by Steve Davis and Kavus Torabi. Last week I joined a 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 20, 2021: I find myself eating 😃 for the first time in years. – photo post 📞

Apr 20, 2021: Compulsory worship of national symbols is the sure sign of a culture in decline - Article by Nesrine 


Apr 18, 2021: Leaving Wales for a few hours. Prince of Wales Bridge across the River Severn, heading into England. – photo post 📞

Apr 18, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Abbado, VPO, Norman (48), Vijay Iyer, Linda May Han Oh & Tyshawn Sorey 


Apr 17, 2021: Watched: Greenland, 2020 - ★★ 🎥

Apr 17, 2021: Watched: Band of Outsiders, 1964 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Apr 15, 2021: Tonight is the night for cocktails 🍞 – photo post 📞

Apr 15, 2021: Should Feminists Read Baudelaire? BBC Radio 3 - Sunday Feature 🔗

Apr 11, 2021: Watched: Rampage, 2018 - ★★œ 🎥

Apr 11, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Ryley Walker (28), Dub Spencer & Trance Hill (15), Nun Gun (12), The 


Apr 10, 2021: Monotone - green olives, jalapeños and capers 🍕 – photo post 📞

Apr 10, 2021: Yet again, Saturday night is pizza construction time 🍕 – photo post 📞

Apr 10, 2021: Grey Trees Belgian Blonde 🍺 – photo post 📞

Apr 10, 2021: Annual arrival day 🏏 – photo post 📞

Apr 9, 2021: The CricViz app has improved to become a great way to follow live cricket scores - I’m currently 


Apr 9, 2021: This was delicious! 🐟 – photo post 📞

Apr 9, 2021: Watched: The Source, 1999 - ★★★œ 🎥

Apr 8, 2021: Ryley Walker: ‘Going two days sober was impossible since I was a kid’ 🔗 🎵 … the 


Apr 7, 2021: Watched: The Opera Game, 2019 - ★★ 🎥

Apr 6, 2021: Watched: The Love Witch, 2016 - ★★★★ 🎥

Apr 6, 2021: Sum total of our April snow so far ❄ – photo post 📞

Apr 4, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Jack Kerouac (15), Solti, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Alicia de Larrocha 


Apr 2, 2021: Like Clockwork 🍺 – photo post 📞

Mar 30, 2021: Cat increasingly sulky on the doorstep because I won’t let her in the house on a nice sunny day. – photo post 📞

Mar 30, 2021: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 drinks, books

Mar 30, 2021: Sunny day ☀ - trying to colour coordinate drinking and reading 📚 – photo post 📞

Mar 30, 2021: Currently reading: The Beats: A Graphic History by Harvey Pekar, Ed Piskor et al 📚

Mar 30, 2021: Interesting and informative podcast series from the Keats-Shelley Memorial Association and 


Mar 28, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Public Service Broadcasting (20), Kevin Morby (11), William The Conqueror 


Mar 27, 2021: Watched: Breathless, 1983 - ★★★★ 🎥

Mar 27, 2021: Jazz audiences are always On the Road 🔗 🎵

Mar 26, 2021: Optimistically booked tickets to see Laura Marling in Cardiff in October. 🎵

Mar 25, 2021: Homescreening because I listened to today’s episode of Hemispheric Views // @HemisphericViews. 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 21, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Nick Cave & Warren Ellis (16), Jack Kerouac (14), Suede (14), 


Mar 20, 2021: Half-time France 17 - 17 Wales in Six Nations 🏉. Action packed first half. As a bonus I think TV 


Mar 19, 2021: Watched: Solaris, 1972 - ★★★★ 🎥

Mar 15, 2021: Watched: On the Road, 2012 - ★★★★ 🎥

Mar 14, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: William The Conqueror (40), Hogwood, Academy of Ancient Music, Kirkby (28), 


Mar 13, 2021: England 23 - 20 France in the Six Nations. Really enjoyed that - sharp, open, flowing rugby by both 


Mar 9, 2021: Returning Seren – photo post 📞

Mar 9, 2021: Painting 🎚 – photo post 📞

Mar 7, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Alabama Shakes (25), Nick Cave & Warren Ellis (16), William The 


Mar 7, 2021: The Jalapeño Popper Vegan Grilled Cheese (jalapeños, pickled chillis, chilli jam and vegan cheese in 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 6, 2021: This has stuck in my mind from last night’s Later … with Jools Holland - Tom Jones & 


Mar 6, 2021: Another short Test match, another England batting collapse. India win the Test series 3-1 🏏

Mar 4, 2021: Risking it – photo post 📞

Mar 4, 2021: Watched: Pretty Woman, 1990 - ★★★ 🎥

Mar 3, 2021: Watched: The Shape of Water, 2017 - ★★★œ 🎥

Mar 2, 2021: Morning birdsong 🎵 Recorded Werfa, Aberdare at 10:16am on Tuesday, 2nd March 2021

Feb 28, 2021: Coffee in the sun 🌞 ☕ – photo post 📞

Feb 28, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 28: up — Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, March 2019 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 28, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: William The Conqueror (45), The Nightingales (25), Laundromat (14), Alabama 


Feb 27, 2021: Wales 40 - 24 England. The rest of my household is happy. 🏉

Feb 27, 2021: Half-time. Wales 17 - 14 England. Not sure how Wales got two tries, some strange decisions by the 


Feb 27, 2021: Six Nations Wales v England starting soon. 🏉

Feb 27, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 27: pompasetting — Pompasetting at the National 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 27, 2021: Laundromat and on Bandcamp 🔗 — Three EPs. Blue, Green Red. Electronic and relaxed. Laundromat is 


Feb 26, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 26: favourite — August 2008. First time at my 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 25, 2021: England bowled out for 81. Achieving their lowest total in a Test in India 😢. So far in the day - 


Feb 25, 2021: Now India open there bowling with 2 wickets in the first 3 deliveries by Axar Patel. Wow! 🏏

Feb 25, 2021: Joe Root bowling in the first session this morning - 5 wickets for 8 runs in 6.2 overs. His first 


Feb 25, 2021: Michael Rosen blog post on Reading for Pleasure 📚 🔗 A child A book A read A chat. This is the 


Feb 25, 2021: England 112 all out yesterday, India now 125-8 after an hour of play this morning. Some impressive 


Feb 25, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 25: code — Not exactly code but the 3rd century BCE 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 24, 2021: Gardening Diary 🌱 — 📅 24th February 2021 — Three wasabi plants I planted in May last year have 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 24, 2021: Third Test India v England - pink ball match - at Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad is about to start. 


Feb 24, 2021: Currently reading: Jews Don’t Count by David Baddiel 📚

Feb 24, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 24: baby — My daughter and her babies at 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 23, 2021: The Great British Art Tour: why is Keats at Guy’s hospital? 🔗 The Romantic poet John Keats 


Feb 23, 2021: John Keats: five poets on his best poems, 200 years since his death 🔗 Ode to a Nightingale (1819) My 


Feb 23, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 23: banana — Sal, Cape Verde, April 2016 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 22, 2021: Re-watched Season 1 of For All Mankind over the last five days - now ready to embark on Season 2 👚‍🚀 


Feb 22, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 22: spell 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 21, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 21: colors — Burano, December 2016 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 21, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Carole King (24), Strawbs (20), Arlo Parks (12), Nun Gun (12) & The 


Feb 20, 2021: Kazuo Ishiguro: ‘AI, gene-editing, big data … I worry we are not in control of these 


Feb 20, 2021: I’ve missed a couple of days of the Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge but am trying 


Feb 20, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 20: weather — Crete, August 2016 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 17, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 17: still — Penderyn Distillery, April 2013 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 16, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 16: erudite — Amsterdam, March 2019 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 15, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 15: reflection — I still have my Power Macintosh G4 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 14, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 14: compassion — I prepared a Valentine’s Day 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 14, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Nightingales (22), Strawbs (18), Carole King (14), James Taylor (11) 


Feb 14, 2021: Waking up to a Sunday morning England collapse 😔 🏏

Feb 13, 2021: ‘It shook me to my core’: 50 years of Carole King’s Tapestry 🔗 James Taylor: The 


Feb 13, 2021: Six Nations - Italy score a try against England after two and a half minutes of play 😢 🏉

Feb 13, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 13: make — It’s snowing 🌚. I’m making 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 12, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 12: sporg — British Museum, January 2020 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 11, 2021: Watched: King Rocker, 2021 - ★★★★ 🎥

Feb 11, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 11: machine — Agios Nikolaos, Messenia, Greece, 2015 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 10, 2021: Watched: Pawn Sacrifice, 2014 - ★★œ 🎥

Feb 10, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 10: energy — Solar & Wind 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 9, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 9: muddy — Tom at Challenge Valley - the muddiest 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 8, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 8: hope — Hoping to reach the summit, Vesuvius, 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 7, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 7: craving — travel, eating out, warm weather 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 7, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Piotr Anderszewski (13), FurtwÀngler, BPO (2), Glenn Gould (2), Bartok 


Feb 6, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 6: sport — Millennium Stadium, 24th November 2007, 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 5, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 5: pets 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 4, 2021: Watched: Snowpiercer, 2013 - ★★★œ 🎥

Feb 4, 2021: Great news - India vs England TV coverage: Channel 4 seals rights 🔗 🏏 It means the first Test in 


Feb 4, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 4: layers — Rome, 2018 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 3, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 3: comfort 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 3, 2021: ‘Healthy and positive’ communities: Facebook and the restriction of political content 🔗 Recently 


Feb 2, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 2: morning beverage — Preparing breakfast coffee at 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 1, 2021: Micro.blog February Photoblogging Challenge Day 1: close up — Portugal, 2005 📷 – photo post 📞

Jan 31, 2021: Watched: The Dig, 2021 - ★★★★œ 🎥

Jan 31, 2021: Wintry scenes have returned this morning ❄ – photo post 📞

Jan 31, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Piotr Anderszewski (9), Holly Macve (6), Lael Neale (4) & Glenn Gould 


Jan 30, 2021: The Dig: Will Gompertz film review 🔗 It’s late summer in England, 1939. The sight and sound of 


Jan 30, 2021: Facebook is banning leftwing users like me - and it’s going largely unnoticed | Akin Olla 🔗 In 


Jan 30, 2021: Viral Lies 🔗 Some falsehoods about the pandemic are so dangerous that they should be banned. By 


Jan 29, 2021: Watched: The Theory of Everything, 2014 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jan 26, 2021: Watched: The Quiet Ones, 2014 - ★★œ 🎥

Jan 26, 2021: Venice, January 2019 📷 – photo post 📞

Jan 26, 2021: Antiquarium of Pompeii reopens 🔗 The Antiquarium of Pompeii reopened today after an extensive 


Jan 25, 2021: Orion – photo post 📞

Jan 24, 2021: Watched: Parasite, 2019 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jan 24, 2021: Currently reading: Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline 📚

Jan 24, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Years & Years (31), Suede (27), Yorkston/Thorne/Khan (27), Concerto 


Jan 24, 2021: I’ve woken up to a slight change from the sunshine of yesterday ❄ – photo post 📞

Jan 23, 2021: Walk then beer in the winter afternoon sun ☀ 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jan 23, 2021: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 flickrfriday, recursion

Jan 23, 2021: Baking some homemade burger buns for later today 🍔 🍞 – photo post 📞

Jan 22, 2021: I don’t know the details, but it can’t be a bad thing. 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jan 22, 2021: Watched: Ready Player One, 2018 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jan 21, 2021: Watched: Cure, 1997 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jan 20, 2021: Been tinkering with @vincent’s Sublime Ads on my blog thedimpau.se. Works very nicely. 👍

Jan 19, 2021: India beat Australia by 3 wickets in the fourth and final Test. Tremendous finish to the series, 


Jan 19, 2021: Up early enough to see the final 25 overs of the fourth Australia v India Test match. Rishabh Pant 


Jan 17, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Prefab Sprout (11), David Bowie (6), Troyka (4), Melody Gardot (4) & 


Jan 16, 2021: A vegan cheese selection from Honestly Tasty was very impressive. – photo post 📞

Jan 16, 2021: Watched: Education, 2020 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jan 14, 2021: Watched: Alex Wheatle, 2020 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jan 13, 2021: Watched: Red, White and Blue, 2020 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jan 12, 2021: Watched: Lovers Rock, 2020 - ★★★ 🎥

Jan 10, 2021: Watched: Pierrot le Fou, 1965 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Jan 10, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Walter, Columbia SO (4), Walter, Columbia SO, Miller (4), Ian Bostridge, 


Jan 9, 2021: Watched: Mangrove, 2020 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jan 7, 2021: Walking in a frosty Dare Valley Country Park this morning. Views from the Penrhiwllech Trail. Plenty 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 7, 2021: Published 17 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷

Jan 7, 2021: Can’t resist staying up late to see the start of the third Test between Australia and India in 


Jan 5, 2021: There’s no need to peel ginger | Waste not 🔗 I used to peel my ginger badly, trimming off 


Jan 3, 2021: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Glenn Gould (8), The Doors (5), Evgeny Kissin (3), Radiohead (3) & 


Jan 3, 2021: Watched: Red Sparrow, 2018 - ★★ 🎥

Jan 2, 2021: Doorstep Flame Grilling Beyond Burgers 🍔. Getting my first BBQ of the year in early. – photo post 📞

Jan 1, 2021: Happy Panoramic Homely New Year to All – photo post 📞

Dec 29, 2020: Watched: Tenet, 2020 - ★★★★œ 🎥

Dec 27, 2020: Running a little late, but finally starting to cook our Xmas Dinner. – photo post 📞

Dec 27, 2020: Watched: Coco, 2017 - ★★★œ 🎥

Dec 27, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Robby Krieger (20), Robert Wyatt (5), Fischer, Budapest Festival Orchestra 


Dec 25, 2020: Xmas day. Eggs make me angry 😡 – photo post 📞

Dec 20, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Bob Dylan (19), Janet Baker, Raimund Herincx, ECO, Lewis (18), Glenn Gould 


Dec 13, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Ivor Cutler (92), Janácek Quartet (7), Robert Wyatt (7), FurtwÀngler, VPO 


Dec 6, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Kevin Morby (10), Haitink, Concertgebouw (6), Herman Dune (5), Robert Wyatt 


Dec 2, 2020: Published 32 photos on my Flickr account — Cardiff Before Christmas 📷 – photo post 📞

Dec 1, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Bunch of Grapes. Bilidowcar Single Hop from Tenby Harbwr Brewery. Pan fried hake. 🍺 🐟

Dec 1, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Barker Coffee. Cappuccino and smoked salmon, cream cheese and rocket bagel. Great idea 


Nov 30, 2020: Fairly quiet at 9:30pm on Monday night in Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Nov 30, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Back to Revolucion de Cuba for wine after Bar 44. 🍷

Nov 30, 2020: Chocolate truffles and sherry. – photo post 📞

Nov 30, 2020: Tapas at Bar 44 in Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Nov 30, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Bar 44 for tapas and wine 🍷

Nov 30, 2020: Having Monday Margaritas at Revolucion de Cuba before Wales’ Friday alcohol restrictions… – photo post 📞

Nov 30, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Revolucion de Cuba. Margaritas🍞

Nov 30, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Duke of Wellington. Malbec 🍷

Nov 30, 2020: Currently reading: The Ruins by Mat Osman 📚

Nov 30, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Two nights in the Hilton, Cardiff.

Nov 30, 2020: Enclosing their lives Old castle walls reinforce The rule of the few ✏ #mbnov

Nov 29, 2020: Check in 🗺 — The Gwaelod y Garth Inn . Sunday lunch. Hereford Pale Ale 🍺

Nov 29, 2020: I’m gazing downwards A tiny pedestrian Fights against the flow ✏ #mbnov

Nov 29, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Gwenifer Raymond (45), Robert Wyatt (27), Haitink, Concertgebouw (23), 


Nov 28, 2020: Behind a dark mask Punchinello imagines Time of Carnival ✏ #mbnov

Nov 27, 2020: Nice to have the return of some international cricket. South Africa v England T20 at Newlands, Cape 


Nov 27, 2020: What can be certain? No dilemma for Descartes - I am, I exist ✏ #mbnov

Nov 26, 2020: Adjust the colour Wait for something to happen But nothing was changed ✏ #mbnov

Nov 25, 2020: Watched: Time Trap, 2017 - ★œ 🎥

Nov 25, 2020: A call through the mist Angry noisy chattering Tiding of magpies ✏ #mbnov

Nov 24, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 believe, flickrfriday

Nov 24, 2020: Ancient monument Provision of memory On featureless plains ✏ #mbnov

Nov 23, 2020: Books quickly devoured But to capture the meaning Is more of an art ✏ #mbnov

Nov 22, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Gwenifer Raymond (17), Glenn Gould (7), Robert Wyatt (6), Il Giardino 


Nov 22, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Rhoswenallt Inn. Jemina’s Pitchfork and Santa’s Little Belter 🍺

Nov 22, 2020: Seeking a refuge Lands of milk and honey lie Beyond the border ✏ #mbnov

Nov 21, 2020: A winter journey Departing warmth and shelter Towards the unknown ✏ #mbnov

Nov 20, 2020: Why are the Labour party turning their back on the Green Industrial Revolution? … 🔗 Labour’s 


Nov 20, 2020: The piles of books I posted a photo of yesterday have been re-housed upstairs. According to Apple 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 20, 2020: Old photographs fade Our history in albums Dusty from neglect ✏ #mbnov

Nov 19, 2020: Moving four large bookcases. Trying to prevent our books from descending into chaos. 😊 📚 – photo post 📞

Nov 19, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 melting, flickrfriday

Nov 19, 2020: End of a rainbow in the Dare Valley Country Park. – photo post 📞

Nov 19, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Dare Valley Country Park.

Nov 19, 2020: Possible worlds spin Planets around their orbits Peopled by strangers ✏ #mbnov

Nov 18, 2020: Covering the tree - Dependence on an other - Lichen spreads slowly ✏ #mbnov

Nov 17, 2020: My train of thought lost Interruptions disturb me Or are they welcome? ✏ #mbnov

Nov 16, 2020: Sunrise this morning. – photo post 📞

Nov 16, 2020: Pale marble headstone Memory of young poet - A broken Greek lyre ✏ #mbnov

Nov 15, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Herman Dune (29), Ivor Cutler (9), Robert Wyatt (8), Plastics (4) & 


Nov 15, 2020: Rumbling thunder sounds Far away lightning flashes Rain in the valleys ✏ #mbnov

Nov 14, 2020: Trees disturbed by breeze Shadows beyond the window Spooky gloominess ✏ #mbnov

Nov 13, 2020: Difficult to guess The story of an image Caught in an instant ✏ #mbnov

Nov 12, 2020: Hard and unyielding All things will slowly wear down Given enough time ✏ #mbnov

Nov 11, 2020: Watched: American Beauty, 1999 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Nov 11, 2020: Mary on the Green I’d say the bright statue speaks In true memory ✏ #mbnov

Nov 10, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Pukka Tucka. Cheese toastie and latte ☕

Nov 10, 2020: Mary Wollstonecraft finally honoured with statue after 200 years. 🔗 It shows a silvery naked 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 10, 2020: Elderly pathways Straight lines through an empty town Lost destinations ✏ #mbnov

Nov 9, 2020: Force me to select One highlight of the autumn - Abundance of squash ✏ #mbnov – photo post 📞

Nov 8, 2020: Trying to bind us Ivy creeps slowly over The cracks in our walls ✏ #mbnov

Nov 7, 2020: Earlier fears were well founded. Difficult to get above 250°C with the wood we had available. Tried 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 7, 2020: Trying our pizza oven with its wood burner for the first time. It’s brilliant when gas fired but I’m 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 7, 2020: To inflate one’s worth Beyond the reality - Mistake of many ✏ #mbnov

Nov 6, 2020: Beginning of day Puzzling over breakfast tea Wondering what next? ✏ #mbnov

Nov 5, 2020: Green changed to amber Pine needles are covering Red tiles on the stoop ✏ #mbnov

Nov 4, 2020: Near neighbours entwine Branches and tendrils twisted Broken in the fall ✏ #mbnov

Nov 3, 2020: A fake persona Wane into obscurity Astonish me now ✏ #mbnov

Nov 2, 2020: Concentrate on sleep Losing thoughts and ideas Mislaid in the mist ✏ #mbnov

Nov 1, 2020: An autumn morning Dreary days of wind and rain Sweeping sodden leaves ✏ #mbnov

Nov 1, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Plastics (25), Glenn Gould (11), Itzhak Perlman (4), Krček, Capella 


Oct 31, 2020: John Keats was born #OnThisDay, 31st October 1795. And on 31st October 1820 the 25 year old poet 


Oct 31, 2020: We Stand with Jeremy Corbyn 🔗 Jeremy Corbyn has been a champion of decency and an ally to all 


Oct 31, 2020: The Weaponisation of Labour Antisemitism 🔗 — David Graeber

Oct 29, 2020: Published 30 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 Paris 1997 – photo post 📞

Oct 26, 2020: Without Trace - George Monbiot 🔗 If you are not incandescent with rage, you haven’t grasped the 


Oct 25, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Ivor Cutler (18), Glenn Gould (17), Robert Wyatt (13), Kevin Morby (10) 


Oct 24, 2020: Very weird that Six Nations rugby is on in October. But watching Ireland v Italy 🏉

Oct 24, 2020: Watched: Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, 2020 - ★★★œ 🎥

Oct 21, 2020: Watched: Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan, 2006 - 


Oct 20, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Bunch of Grapes for lunch and Grey Trees’ Mosaic Pale Ale 🍺

Oct 19, 2020: The State of It – George Monbiot 🔗 The Conservative promise to shrink the state was always a con. 


Oct 18, 2020: Watched: The Greatest Showman, 2017 - ★★★ 🎥

Oct 18, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Glenn Gould (94), Waxahatchee (23), Kevin Morby (21), Real Estate (21) 


Oct 16, 2020: Watched: The Personal History of David Copperfield, 2019 - ★★★★ 🎥

Oct 15, 2020: Inspired by seeing the Eastern European Jewish sweet bread babka on The Great British Bake Off I 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2020: 14 Oct 2020 at 10:09 - Walking Track - Check out my @viewranger track (#walking) - total distance 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2020: A Day in the Life Walking through the Ynys Recreation Ground — Aberdare Cricket Club winding down 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 12, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Glenn Gould (32), Jonathan Wilson (26), Pet Shimmers (24), Garcia Peoples 


Oct 11, 2020: Worrying. I have become that elderly person with a blanket on their lap. It’s getting chilly 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 11, 2020: Whitebait, mackerel with black garlic braised lentils and a coffee crÚme brûlée - a brilliant Sunday 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 11, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Sunday dinner at the Bunch of Grapes 🍺

Oct 10, 2020: Crete, 2004 – photo post 📞

Oct 9, 2020: Watched: The Fly, 1958 - ★★★★œ 🎥

Oct 8, 2020: Watched: Akira, 1988 - ★★★ 🎥

Oct 8, 2020: Currently reading: The Fire of Joy by Clive James 📚

Oct 8, 2020: Currently reading: The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman 📚

Oct 7, 2020: Watched: Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould, 2009 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Oct 7, 2020: Earliest frescoes in Venice found during mosaic restoration 🔗 They also offer a rare glimpse into 


Oct 7, 2020: The most important invention of the 20th century keeps us alive but is killing the environment. The 


Oct 6, 2020: Continuing the saga - Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for Ugandan rolex. Superb! Far exceeded my 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 6, 2020: From standup to stanzas: Frank Skinner’s terrific guide to poetry 🔗 Now embarking on its 


Oct 4, 2020: Aston Villa - Liverpool finishes 7-2. Outstanding night for Villa! ⚜

Oct 4, 2020: Aston Villa v Liverpool. Villa leading 4-1 at half-time! Hat-trick for Ollie Watkins 😃 ⚜

Oct 4, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Juliette Gréco (80), Michael Kiwanuka (34), Glenn Gould (28), Pet Shimmers 


Oct 3, 2020: Watched: Hacksaw Ridge, 2016 - ★★œ 🎥

Oct 3, 2020: Bread today turned out surprisingly cat-like. Tasted good but not sure what made the loaf collapse. 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 3, 2020: How the Indian Premier League clean bowled English T20 cricket 🔗🏏 Two hundred million people watched 


Oct 3, 2020: Why Radiohead are the Blackest white band of our times 🔗 Radiohead released Kid A 20 years ago 


Oct 3, 2020: Baking won’t get me through a Covid winter but a bossy, breathless Melvyn Bragg just might 🔗 In Our 


Oct 2, 2020: For my second night of cooking Meera Sodha recipes I’ve gone for vegan chilli cornbread with 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 2, 2020: Watched: Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould, 1993 - ★★★★ 🎥

Oct 1, 2020: Cooking Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for Shaoxing and soy braised tofu with pak choi. And sticky 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 1, 2020: Watched: The Social Dilemma, 2020 - ★★œ 🎥

Oct 1, 2020: France divided over calls for Arthur Rimbaud and Paul Verlaine to be reburied in Panthéon 🔗 The 


Sep 28, 2020: Clive James: ‘The poems I remember are the milestones marking the journey of my life’ 🔗 


Sep 27, 2020: ‘He returned to what he really was’: Clive James’s daughter on his poetic farewell 


Sep 27, 2020: Every time I read Meera Sodha’s column in The Guardian I find things I must cook. My latest 


Sep 27, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Glenn Gould (4), Krček, Capella Istropolitana (3), Golschmann, Columbia SO, 


Sep 26, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 lazy, flickrfriday

Sep 26, 2020: Aperol Spritzing our way through a warm, sunny Saturday afternoon. 😎 – photo post 📞

Sep 26, 2020: A Pizza Express Neptune Pizza 🔗 — Excerpt: I’m sure Pizza Express won’t mind my singing 


Sep 25, 2020: David Graeber, anthropologist and author of Bullshit Jobs, dies aged 59 🔗 — Excerpt: David Graeber, 


Sep 25, 2020: Why Can’t My Camera Capture the Wildfire Sky? 🔗 — Your Phone Wasn’t Built for the Apocalypse

Sep 25, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 industrial, flickrfriday

Sep 24, 2020: Big bread - Turkish bread from a Cardiff bakery. 🥖 – photo post 📞

Sep 24, 2020: Watched: Interstellar, 2014 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Sep 20, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Kevin Morby (35), David Bowie (17), Cornershop (15), Laura Marling (15) 


Sep 19, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Pembroke Castle. 🏰

Sep 19, 2020: Addressing The Claims In JK Rowling’s Justification For Transphobia 🔗 — Excerpt: Recently JK 


Sep 18, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Pembroke Rugby Football Club. Old Speckled Hen.🍺

Sep 18, 2020: Breakfast on Manorbier beach this morning. – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2020: Check in 🗺 — The Dial Inn, Lamphey. Bilidowcar Single Hop Pale Ale (Tenby Harbour Brewery). 🍺

Sep 17, 2020: Never cooked on a gas barbecue before this week. Never thought I’d close a lid on a barbecue whilst 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 17, 2020: Bethesda Baptist Church, Narberth. – photo post 📞

Sep 16, 2020: Glenn Maxwell gets his century and looks like he and Carey will win the match and the ODI series for 


Sep 16, 2020: Pleased that Test Match Special is still broadcast on 198 kHz Radio 4 Long Wave and not just on 


Sep 16, 2020: Sprilly Maid by Caffle Brewery. Ale infused with rosemary. Very good, even when drunk out of a 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 16, 2020: Currently reading: Another Now: Dispatches from an Alternative Present by Yanis Varoufakis 📚

Sep 15, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 horizon, flickrfriday

Sep 15, 2020: BBQ time. – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Florence Springs Eco Glamping. Woodstock Hobbit House.

Sep 15, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Lillies Coffee Shop, Narberth. Cappuccino ☕.

Sep 14, 2020: Hobbit facilities. – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2020: Now moved into a Hobbit House. – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2020: Spent a few hours on South Beach, Tenby today. – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Harbwr Tap & Kitchen. Caldey Lollipop 🍺.

Sep 14, 2020: Currently reading: Talking to My Daughter: A Brief History of Capitalism by Yanis Varoufakis 📚

Sep 13, 2020: Tenby Harbour. Round and about Tenby for a few days. – photo post 📞

Sep 13, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Broadmead Hotel, Tenby.

Sep 13, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Coach & Horses, Tenby.

Sep 13, 2020: Yanis Varoufakis: capitalism isn’t working. Here’s an alternative 🔗 — Excerpt: When 


Sep 10, 2020: Watched: The Legend of Hell House, 1973 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Sep 6, 2020: England beat Australia by 6 wickets and win the T20 series by taking a 2-0 lead. Not as entertaining 


Sep 6, 2020: Australia finish on 157-7. 🏏

Sep 6, 2020: Today’s England v Australia Second International T20 is live on BBC One. And Australia are 3-2 after 


Sep 6, 2020: Watched: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, 2016 - ★★ 🎥

Sep 6, 2020: Currently reading: Bob Willis: A Cricketer and a Gentleman by Bob Willis and Mike Dickson 📚

Sep 4, 2020: Wow! That was a surprise, Australia collapse and England win the 1st Vitality T20 International. 


Sep 4, 2020: England 162-7 in their T20 innings. Reachable for Australia. 🏏

Sep 4, 2020: Some great batting from Dawid Malan in the 1st England v Australia T20. England don’t look like 


Sep 4, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 pentaxk100d, flickrfriday, magnetic

Sep 2, 2020: How maps in the media make us more negative about migrants 🔗 — Excerpt: It’s like one of those 


Sep 1, 2020: Bakewell Tart. ☕ – photo post 📞

Sep 1, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Costa Coffee, Strensham Services.

Aug 31, 2020: Watched: Joker, 2019 - ★★★★ 🎥

Aug 31, 2020: Delicious breakfast this morning, bookmarked for cooking again - 🔗 Vegan Mushroom Bacon Breakfast 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 31, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 31: Love — Honeymoon, 1996 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 31, 2020: Greece is the word for white wines 🔗 — Excerpt: Diamantakis Diamantopetra White, Crete, Greece 2019 


Aug 30, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 30: Discovery — Finding jellyfish on Llansteffan Beach 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 30, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Llansteffan Beach

Aug 30, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Just Joans (41), LCP, Norrington (17), Holland Baroque Society, Rachel 


Aug 29, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 29: Flake — December 2010 was probably the heaviest 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 28, 2020: England v Pakistan first T20 match is underway at Old Trafford. Really surprised that the weather 


Aug 28, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 28: Emotions — Overexcitement 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 28, 2020: Watched: Prospect, 2018 - ★★★œ 🎥

Aug 28, 2020: Autonomy Online: A Case For The IndieWeb 🔗 — Excerpt: There is an alternative to corporate bubbles 


Aug 27, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 27: Overcome — I did not overcome the opposition 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 27, 2020: Watched: The Edge, 2019 - ★★★★ 🎥

Aug 26, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 26: Relentless — Yesterday the wind was relentless 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 25: (Abandon) Hope — London, January 2020 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2020: Italy in a bowl: 10 simple, delicious summer pasta recipes – chosen by chefs 🔗 — Excerpt: Pasta with 


Aug 24, 2020: Lunch 🐟 – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 vanishingpoint, flickrfriday

Aug 24, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 24: Frosty — Cool chillies 🌶 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 23: Graceful — Ballet Seren, 2009 📷 (late entry 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Jacobs, Concerto Vocale, Nederlands Kamerkoor (51), Tan, LCP, Norrington 


Aug 22, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 22: Home — Streaming Green Man Festival in the garden 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 21, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 21: Crunch 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 21, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 countryside, flickrfriday

Aug 20, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 20: Change — Just noticed that this roughly circular 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 19, 2020: Watched: The Dark Knight Rises, 2012 - ★★★★ 🎥

Aug 19, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 19: Ribbon — My Grandfather’s France and Germany 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 18, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 18: Grid — Bridge grids - Prince of Wales (Second 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 18, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Giggling Squid.

Aug 18, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Clifton Suspension Bridge.

Aug 17, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 17: Cuddly 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 16, 2020: Glamorgan’s first home game of the recently started cricket season - Glamorgan v Gloucestershire at 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 16, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 16: Stationary — Almost… 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 16, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: La Serenissima, Chandler, Bircher, Whelan (28), Tame Impala (24), Another 


Aug 15, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 15: Silhouette — Cardiff Bay, January 2020 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 15, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Cwrw Gorslas in a Pod at the Rhoswenallt. 🍺 – photo post 📞

Aug 14, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 14: Among — Among the undergrowth… 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 14, 2020: Watched: The Dark Knight, 2008 - ★★★★ 🎥

Aug 14, 2020: Field of Streams - Green Man Festival 🔗 — Summary: Green Man has announced plans for a virtual 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 14, 2020: Sir Roger Norrington Interview with Bruce Duffie 🔗 — Excerpt: Sir Roger Arthur Carver Norrington was 


Aug 13, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 flickrfriday, splash

Aug 13, 2020: Watched: Batman Begins, 2005 - ★★★★œ 🎥

Aug 13, 2020: The weather was a little unpredictable today ☔ – photo post 📞

Aug 13, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 13: Filter 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 12, 2020: Paella de verduras 🥘 – photo post 📞

Aug 12, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 12: Sound — Garden chimes 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 11, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 11: Transport — Aberdare Bus Station 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 10, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 10: Windows 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 9, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 9: Black and White — Nasturtium 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 9, 2020: Finished reading: Matilda Infantry Tank 1938-45 by David Fletcher 📚

Aug 9, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Another Sky (36), Golschmann, Columbia SO, Gould (15), Bernstein, Columbia 


Aug 9, 2020: How to make the most of past-their-best aubergines – recipe 🔗 — Excerpt: India is a country that’s 


Aug 8, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 8: View — Looking over Aberdare – photo post 📞

Aug 7, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 7: Day tripping — My in-laws took a day trip to our 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 7, 2020: Debut album from Another Sky - I Slept on the Floor - just arrived in this morning’s post. 👏 🎵 – photo post 📞

Aug 7, 2020: Bunch of Grapes, Pontypridd Went to the Bunch of Grapes in Pontypridd for a meal last night - pubs and restaurants in Wales were 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 6, 2020: Bunch of Grapes. Check in 🗺 – photo post 📞

Aug 6, 2020: Pakistan’s bowling attack is looking sharp. England 12-3 after 5.3 overs. 🏎󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 v 🇵🇰 1st Test, Day 


Aug 6, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 6: Bisect 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 flickrfriday, 90degrees

Aug 5, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 5: Flow — Afon Cynon, Aberdâr – photo post 📞

Aug 4, 2020: Wasn’t expecting Ireland to beat England in the One Day International 🏏 today - close ending to an 


Aug 4, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 4: Peace — A Crass badge from the early 1980s. 🎵📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 4, 2020: Why Autonomy News? – Autonomy News 🔗 — Excerpt: The Autonomy News collective plans to produce 


Aug 4, 2020: The poet Percy Bysshe Shelley was born #OnThisDay, 4th August 1792. – photo post 📞

Aug 3, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 3: Bug 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 3, 2020: Casa do Frango’s Portuguese summer spread – recipes 🔗 — Excerpt: Chargrilled spicy cauliflower with 


Aug 2, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 2: Floating 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 2, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Holland Baroque Society, Rachel Podger (36), Itzhak Perlman (32), Nick Cave 


Aug 1, 2020: Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge Day 1: Up 📷 – photo post 📞

Aug 1, 2020: A waste-free Middle Eastern runner bean meze recipe 🔗 — Excerpt: At 14, I worked on a pig farm for 


Jul 29, 2020: New Research Reveals Origin of Stonehenge Stones 🔗 — Excerpt: A new study has revealed the origins 


Jul 29, 2020: Currently reading: The Periodic Table by Primo Levi 📚

Jul 28, 2020: Watched: Blindness, 2008 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Jul 26, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Algiers (65), Blake Mills (55), Mitropoulos, NYPO (54), Kikagaku Moyo (22) 


Jul 25, 2020: Saturday night pizza 🍕 – photo post 📞

Jul 25, 2020: Basil and wine - in the midst of making pizza 🍕 🍷 – photo post 📞

Jul 24, 2020: The scramble for Edtech — just another data mining operation? 🔗 — Excerpt: …students aren’t 


Jul 23, 2020: Published 5 photos on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 venice, italy, ilford, xp2

Jul 23, 2020: Published 1 photo on my Flickr account 📷 🏷 canoneos300d, flickrfriday, polished

Jul 22, 2020: Cardiacs' Tim Smith: a one-man subculture who inspired total devotion — Excerpt: Tim Smith, who has 


Jul 22, 2020: Chris Frantz: Remain in Love 🔗 — Excerpt: David Byrne overwhelms the image of Talking Heads. With 


Jul 21, 2020: Watched: Annihilation, 2018 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jul 21, 2020: Watched: Looper, 2012 - ★★★ 🎥

Jul 20, 2020: Watched: Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles, 2018 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jul 18, 2020: Check in 🗺 — Tinto Lounge. First meal out since the beginning of March. Very good vegan Beyond 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 16, 2020: Published 1 photo on my Flickr account 📷

Jul 13, 2020: Goan Fish Curry with Fragrant Rice 🔗 — Excerpt: Method Prep time: 10 min Cooking time: 30 min Step 1 


Jul 13, 2020: Watched: Weekend, 1967 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jul 12, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Algiers (27), Nadine Shah (11), Abbado, BPO (1), FurtwÀngler, BPO (1) & 


Jul 11, 2020: Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for Sri Lankan cucumber cashew curry 🔗 — Excerpt: It’s possible 


Jul 10, 2020: Watched: Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, 2020 - Âœ 🎥

Jul 10, 2020: Watched: Greyhound, 2020 - ★★œ 🎥

Jul 9, 2020: Watched: Aniara, 2018 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jul 8, 2020: Published 1 photo on my Flickr account 📷

Jul 8, 2020: The Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley died #OnThisDay, 8th July 1822, at the age of 29, when his 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 5, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Paul Weller (61), Mitropoulos, NYPO (23), Algiers (9) & David Bowie (9) 


Jul 4, 2020: Watched: Zombieland: Double Tap, 2019 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jul 2, 2020: Published 2 photos on my Flickr account 📷

Jun 28, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Bob Dylan (10) via tweekly.fm

Jun 26, 2020: Currently reading: The Diary of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell 📚

Jun 26, 2020: Watched: Coherence, 2013 - ★★★œ 🎥

Jun 25, 2020: Published 1 photo on my Flickr account 📷

Jun 22, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Sena Jurinac & Franz Holletschek (20), Mitropoulos, Minneapolis SO (8), 


Jun 22, 2020: Watched: All the Money in the World, 2017 - ★★œ 🎥

Jun 21, 2020: Watched: What We Do in the Shadows, 2014 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jun 14, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Young’Uns (17), Ewan McColl & Peggy Seeger (10), Park Jiha 


Jun 14, 2020: Tried making sushi for the first time today - avocado and cucumber rolls. – photo post 📞

Jun 12, 2020: Flickr Blog - Why today’s Explore is important. 🔗 — Excerpt: Today we’re populating Flickr’s Explore 


Jun 11, 2020: Watched: The Vast of Night, 2019 - ★★ 🎥

Jun 10, 2020: Watched: Get Out, 2017 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jun 8, 2020: Watched: Days of the Bagnold Summer, 2019 - ★★★★ 🎥

Jun 8, 2020: Linguine with carrot top pesto 🥕 – photo post 📞

Jun 8, 2020: Published 1 photos on my Flickr account 📷

Jun 8, 2020: Vegetables: Riverford Organic Farmers 🌱 Using my submission to this week’s Flickr FlickrFriday theme #Vegetables in praise of 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: A.L. Lloyd & Ewan MacColl (80), A.L. Lloyd (26), Ewan MacColl (23), 


Jun 7, 2020: Watched: Justice League, 2017 - ★★ 🎥

Jun 6, 2020: Currently reading: My Lord, What a Morning by Marian Anderson 📚

Jun 4, 2020: Published 1 photo on my Flickr account 📷

Jun 3, 2020: Watched: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, 2016 - ★★★★ 🎥

May 31, 2020: Watched: Snowpiercer, 2013 - ★★★œ 🎥

May 31, 2020: Watched: Audition, 1999 - ★★★œ 🎥

May 30, 2020: A historic walk around Aberdare town centre 🔗 — Excerpt: Many of us visit Aberdare to shop and for 


May 28, 2020: Further Delay to Cricket Season Announced 🔗 — Excerpt: The England & Wales Cricket Board have 


May 27, 2020: Garden plant identification. Does anyone know what these purple flowers are? 🌱 – photo post 📞

May 25, 2020: Rosa canina, commonly known as the dog rose. 🌱 – photo post 📞

May 25, 2020: Watched: A Quiet Place, 2018 - ★★★ 🎥

May 25, 2020: Gardening Diary 🌱 — 📅 25th May 2020 After years of neglect we’ve been trying to improve and actually make use of the area of 
 – photo post 📞

May 24, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Glenn Gould (19), Marian Anderson & Franz Rupp (18), Marian Anderson 


May 22, 2020: Sister Seren popped round for tea this evening. ✝ – photo post 📞

May 21, 2020: I’m an NHS doctor – and I’ve had enough of people clapping for me 🔗 — Excerpt: I work 


May 20, 2020: Currently reading: The Book of Tokyo: A City In Short Fiction (Reading the City) edited by Jim 


May 20, 2020: This week’s Flickr Friday theme of Childhood Memories gave me the opportunity to do this. Luckily 
 – photo post 📞

May 18, 2020: Track 18 May 2020 at 14:30 - Walking Track - ViewRanger 🔗 – 5 mile circular route.

May 18, 2020: The best Japanese film of every year – from 1925 to now 🔗 — Excerpt: It’s a foolish endeavour to try 


May 14, 2020: Track 14 May 2020 at 14:45 - Walking Track - ViewRanger 🔗 – afternoon walk.

May 10, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: EinstÃŒrzende Neubauten (43), Florestan Trio (18), Busch String Quartet (17) 


May 5, 2020: Covid-19 surveillance tech explained: 6 ways governments are monitoring the virus – and you 🔗 — 


May 5, 2020: Brace yourself for the most dangerous idea yet: most people are pretty decent 🔗 — Excerpt: Right 


May 3, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Mark Padmore; Paul Lewis (2), Michael Riesman & Philip Glass Ensemble 


May 3, 2020: Watched: Suicide Squad, 2016 - ★★★œ 🎥

Apr 30, 2020: Watched: The Game, 1997 - ★★★œ 🎥

Apr 26, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: EOB (28), Radiohead (14), Kavus Torabi (10), Laura Marling (10) & 


Apr 25, 2020: Intense Santorini 🇬🇷 – photo post 📞

Apr 25, 2020: Evening games. – photo post 📞

Apr 25, 2020: Lockdown just got serious - teaching my wife and daughter to play chess - their first game… ♟ – photo post 📞

Apr 24, 2020: Watched: The Wandering Earth, 2019 - ★★œ 🎥

Apr 24, 2020: Currently reading: Whatever by Michel Houellebecq 📚

Apr 24, 2020: ECB announces further delay to the professional cricket season. No professional cricket will be 


Apr 21, 2020: Watched: Things to Come, 2016 - ★★★★ 🎥

Apr 20, 2020: Rachel Roddy’s recipe for piadina flatbread 🔗 — Excerpt: No 17 on my plan of things to do when 


Apr 19, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: EOB (49), Julian Cope (13), Au Pairs (10), Kavus Torabi (3) & Soul II 


Apr 17, 2020: Currently reading: We Are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast by Jonathan Safran Foer 


Apr 16, 2020: Easy as 1,2,3: chefs on the 50 most simple, delicious three-ingredient recipes 🔗 — Excerpt: Most 


Apr 15, 2020: …and this is the card we got her 😞 – photo post 📞

Apr 15, 2020: My daughter’s 19th lockdown birthday celebration this morning. 🎉 – photo post 📞

Apr 14, 2020: Radical Wordsworth by Jonathan Bate review – fleet-footed and inspiriting 🔗 — Excerpt: In 1798, 


Apr 12, 2020: Regressing back to medieval times today and drinking mead with hops from Wye Valley Meadery. – photo post 📞

Apr 12, 2020: Chard dressed with lemon and Parmesan 🔗 — Excerpt: Method Prep time: 15 min Cooking time: 10 min The 


Apr 12, 2020: Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien: ‘Humanity has only really learned from disaster’ 🔗 — 


Apr 12, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Bob Dylan (22), Kavus Torabi (20), Laura Marling (13), Julian Cope (11) 


Apr 10, 2020: Copycats 🐈 – photo post 📞

Apr 9, 2020: Watched: Riverworld, 2003 ★ 🎥

Apr 9, 2020: Currently reading: Ascension by Gregory Dowling 📚

Apr 7, 2020: William Wordsworth was born on 7th April 1770. #OnThisDay 250 years ago.

Apr 5, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: David Bowie (2), Another Sky (1), Caravan (1), Echo & the Bunnymen (1) 


Apr 2, 2020: Kimchi Miso Hotpot – photo post 📞

Apr 2, 2020: In the process of cooking a Kimchi Miso Hotpot from Tim Anderson’s Vegan Japaneasy – photo post 📞

Apr 1, 2020: Dark Sky Blog 🔗 – Dark Sky has joined Apple.

Mar 30, 2020: Watched: 2 Days in Paris, 2007 - ★★★★ 🎥

Mar 29, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Fall (56), Julian Cope (21), Bernstein, NYPO (10), Neil Young (10) 


Mar 28, 2020: Cooked pizzas. Scary daughter included! 🍕 – photo post 📞

Mar 28, 2020: Watched: Zombieland, 2009 - ★★★★ 🎥

Mar 28, 2020: Saturday night pizzas about to go into the oven 🍕 – photo post 📞

Mar 28, 2020: Watched: Vivarium, 2019 - ★★★★★ 🎥

Mar 27, 2020: Currently reading: The Feed by Nick Clark Windo 📚 – photo post 📞

Mar 26, 2020: Coronavirus in context: a guide to help you understand the pandemic 🔗 — Excerpt: The coronavirus has 


Mar 23, 2020: Just received Tim Anderson’s Vegan JapanEasy in today’s post. Still awaiting delivery of some 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 23, 2020: Cricket has lost the role it had in 1939 but it’s still far more than a game 🔗 — Excerpt: 


Mar 22, 2020: We’ve got no shortage of coffee making options. ☕ – photo post 📞

Mar 22, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Julian Cope (13), Baudo, LPO (10), Bernstein, NYPO (10), Cornershop (10) 


Mar 21, 2020: Sunny spring day in the garden, if a little breezy. – photo post 📞

Mar 20, 2020: Made a loaf using khorasan flour for the first time. Rise was a bit peculiar but I really like the 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 19, 2020: My walk across desolate Venice 🔗 — Excerpt: Gregory Dowling: So, as I anticipated in my last post, 


Mar 15, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: Cornershop (70), Soul II Soul (35) & Pet Shimmers (24) via tweekly.fm

Mar 14, 2020: Rushden Transport Museum. Check in 🗺 🍺 - drinking Black Country Bitter by Holdens Brewery – photo post 📞

Mar 11, 2020: Poet’s corners: a car-free tour of inspiring Wordsworth sites 🔗 — Excerpt: William Wordsworth was 


Mar 11, 2020: Delico Deli. Check in 🗺 - cappuccino and vegan steak bake. ☕

Mar 10, 2020: Anna Jones’ squash and crispy kale pizza recipe 🔗 — Excerpt: Pizza is a big part of my life. It’s 


Mar 10, 2020: Whipped feta, potato stew: Anna Jones’ recipes from Greece 🔗 — Excerpt: One of the things I need to 


Mar 9, 2020: Currently reading: Machines Like Me by Ian McEwan 📚

Mar 8, 2020: Australia certainly dominated the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Final to win their fifth title. Not as 


Mar 8, 2020: 🎵 My Top weekly artists: The Just Joans (46), Finley Quaye (31), Cornershop (30), Anaïs Mitchell 


Mar 8, 2020: Early Sunday morning (UK) watching and listening - coverage of India v Australia in the ICC 


Mar 7, 2020: England beat Wales 33-30 in a thrilling Six Nations encounter 🔗 🏉 – photo post 📞

Mar 7, 2020: Twickenham Stadium. England v Wales, Six Nations 🏉 – photo post 📞

Mar 7, 2020: Prince Blucher. Drinking a London Pride by Fuller’s Brewery. Check in 🗺 🍺

Mar 7, 2020: Comptoir Libanais. Check in 🗺 - breakfast. – photo post 📞

Mar 6, 2020: Cornershop’s England is a Garden - 5* review in _The Times_today. Ample Play 🎵 – photo post 📞

Mar 6, 2020: Premier Inn London Kingston Upon Thames. Check in 🗺

Mar 6, 2020: The Bishop. Check in 🗺 🍺 - drinking a Young’s London Special by Eagle Brewery (formerly 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 6, 2020: A Quietus Interview 🎵 🔗 — Excerpt: Duncan Seaman talks to Tjinder Singh and Ben Ayres of Cornershop 


Mar 5, 2020: I was looking forward to watching the India v England 🏏 semi-final this morning but … 


Mar 4, 2020: Bar 44. Check in 🗺 - brilliant tapas, as usual! – photo post 📞

Mar 1, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 30: Vision - Hawk-eyed. Fresco by Giandomenico Tiepolo. (Ca' 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 1, 2020: Florentino’s Ristorante & Pizzeria. Check in 🗺

Mar 1, 2020: England playing West Indies in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup - a victory for England will send 


Mar 1, 2020: ♫ My Top weekly artists: Berlin Philharmonic, Jonas Kaufmann, Magdalena KoÅŸená & Sir Simon 


Feb 29, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 29: Leap - Water still leaping out of the ground in Mountain 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 28, 2020: “Que sais-je?” - Michel de Montaigne, philosopher, was born #onthisday 1533 


Feb 28, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 28: Below - At the WNO performance of Carmen last night we 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 27, 2020: Wales Millennium Centre. Check in 🗺 - Carmen, Welsh National Opera. – photo post 📞

Feb 27, 2020: Las Iguanas. Check in 🗺 - cocktails, wine and bar snacks in Cardiff Bay. Weather is gorgeous. ☀ – photo post 📞

Feb 27, 2020: Hotel Indigo Cardiff. Check in 🗺

Feb 27, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 27: Together - Birch & Ivy 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 26, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 26: Escape 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 25, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 25: Hurdle - Panathenaic Stadium, Athens, 2018. There have 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 24, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 24: Double - Lift (photo from January 2018) 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 23, 2020: Porto Lounge. Check in 🗺 - for a Beyond burger and Malbec 🍷 – photo post 📞

Feb 23, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 23: Station - Aberdare station this afternoon. Deserted because 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 23, 2020: Rhoswenallt Inn. Check in 🗺 🍺 — Drinking a Try Time by Glamorgan Brewing Co – photo post 📞

Feb 23, 2020: ♫ My Top weekly artists: Suede (34), The Just Joans (24), Marika Hackman (22), Goldfrapp (20) & 


Feb 22, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 22: Spectacle - Watching Wales v France in the Six Nations 🏉 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 21, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 21: Progress - Progress up an escalator. There’s been a lot 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 21, 2020: ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 🏏 starts today - good to see full TV coverage in the UK (Sky), plus BBC 


Feb 20, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 20: Scale - Home in the South Wales Valleys (courtesy of a trip 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 20, 2020: Klaus Thomsen, Coffee Collective on The Idealists podcast 🔗 — Excerpt: To evade the so-called coffee 


Feb 19, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 19: Space - Sal, Cape Verde, April 2016 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 18, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 18: Oppose 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 17, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 17: Cool - Commercial Street, Aberdare 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 16, 2020: 3rd T20I between South Africa and England - Superb performance by Eoin Morgan to win the game for 


Feb 16, 2020: 3rd T20I between South Africa and England - South Africa set a total of 222, some spectacular 


Feb 16, 2020: Watching the 3rd T20I 🏏 between South Africa and England, the final and decisive T20 match of 


Feb 16, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 16: Rest 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 16, 2020: ♫ My Top 5 weekly artists: Michael Kiwanuka (14), Pet Shimmers (13), The Just Joans (10), Caitlin 


Feb 15, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 15: Balance - Taking today’s prompt literally… 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 14, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 14: Warmth - Picante! Spanish pimentón is one of my favourite 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 13, 2020: Watched: Ad Astra, 2019 - ★★★★ 🎥

Feb 13, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 13: Rise - Breakfast coffee rising through a Moka pot 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 12, 2020: Nant Ddu Hotel and Spa. Check in 🗺 - lunch.

Feb 12, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 12: Attachment 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 11, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 11: Plain 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 10, 2020: I’ve been reading articles at The Correspondent for a few months now. Episode 13 of The 


Feb 10, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 10: Sign 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 9, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 9: Lull - Need a lull in Storm Ciara to deal with a tree 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 9, 2020: ♫ My Top 5 weekly artists: David Bowie (37), Goldfrapp (28), Anaïs Mitchell (20), Pet Shimmers (12) 


Feb 9, 2020: While We’re Young, 2014 - ★★★ Watched on Sunday February 9, 2020. 🎥

Feb 8, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 8: Contrast - Some of my 2 Tone vinyl from the late 1970s 📷 🎵 – photo post 📞

Feb 7, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 7: Above - Wind turbines on the hills above Aberdare 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 6, 2020: Currently reading: The Secret Purposes by David Baddiel 📚

Feb 6, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 6: Plant - Winter morning herbs: frozen oregano and rosemary 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 5, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 5: Hide - I cannot claim credit for this photo, but I am the 
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Feb 4, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 4: Spot - In honour of Day 4, my attempt at a vegan Spotted 
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Feb 4, 2020: Walking in London - Finding poetry, politics and more - a Flickr album 📷 🔗 – photo post 📞

Feb 3, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 3: Reflect - Cardiff Bay, Saturday 18th January 2020 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 3, 2020: ♫ My Top 5 weekly artists: Pascal Rogé (17), Xylouris White (11), Abbado, BPO, Argerich (3), Martha 


Feb 2, 2020: Andy Gill: Gang of Four’s genius guitarist who burned a route out of punk 🔗 — Excerpt: 


Feb 2, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 2: Sight - An old Philip Harris microscope 📷 – photo post 📞

Feb 2, 2020: The Discover tab in Micro.blog’s Sunlit app is a brilliant way to browse February Photoblogging 


Feb 2, 2020: Cooked Rachel Roddy’s recipe for fried potatoes and eggs for Sunday brunch. Very comforting! Had to 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 1, 2020: The Mad Bishop & Bear. ESB, watching Wales v. Italy Six Nations rugby, waiting for a train to 
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Feb 1, 2020: Pisqu. Peruvian restaurant, very fresh and tasty food! Check in 🗺

Feb 1, 2020: February Photoblogging Challenge Day 1: Open - Books on display in the William Blake exhibition at 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 31, 2020: The Parthenon Rooms. At the British Museum to see the ‘Troy: myth and reality’ exhibition. Check in 


Jan 31, 2020: Café In The Crypt. Check in 🗺. Coffee in a crypt - tables are on gravestones. A little 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 31, 2020: National Gallery. Check in 🗺 – photo post 📞

Jan 31, 2020: Tate Britain. Tate Britain, mainly to see the William Blake exhibition. Check in 🗺 – photo post 📞

Jan 30, 2020: The Jack Horner. Brilliant beer! — Drinking an ESB by Fuller’s Brewery. Check in 🗺 – photo post 📞

Jan 30, 2020: Tate Modern. Check in 🗺

Jan 30, 2020: Tate Modern - Kara Walker: Fons Americanus - review 🔗 – photo post 📞

Jan 30, 2020: Keats Bar at the Globe. Drinking a London Pride by Fuller’s Brewery. Check in 🗺 – photo post 📞

Jan 30, 2020: Keats House, Hampstead – photo post 📞

Jan 30, 2020: Keats House. Check in 🗺

Jan 30, 2020: Pret A Manger. Mornington Crescent. Check in 🗺 - veggie New Yorker sandwich and flat white ☕

Jan 30, 2020: St Pancras Old Church - memorial stone to Mary Wollstonecraft and William Godwin and The Hardy Tree. – photo post 📞

Jan 30, 2020: St Pancras Old Church. Check in 🗺 – photo post 📞

Jan 29, 2020: Royal Festival Hall. Check in 🗺

Jan 29, 2020: Margarita, wine and Brazilian dough balls by the Thames in winter 🥶 – photo post 📞

Jan 29, 2020: The Wheatsheaf. Drinking a Landlord by Timothy Taylor. Check in 🗺 – photo post 📞

Jan 29, 2020: Shelley in London: Poland Street 🔗 — Excerpt: Soho is my favourite part of London. I love walking 


Jan 29, 2020: A visit to St Pancras Old Church: Mary Wollstonecraft, Sir John Soane and Edward Carpue 🔗 — Excerpt: 


Jan 29, 2020: Mary in St Pancras 🔗 — Excerpt: And then outside, to try to find Mary’s memorial. It is 


Jan 29, 2020: Mary in Somers Town 🔗 — Excerpt: A few days ago I went exploring, with Chihiro Umegaki, the Japanese 


Jan 28, 2020: Cardiff Bay to Penarth - a Flickr album 📷 🔗 – photo post 📞

Jan 26, 2020: Weekly ♫ My Top 3 artists: Donovan (31), David Bowie (15)

Jan 22, 2020: Nant Ddu Hotel and Spa. Check in 🗺 - katsu cauliflower curry.

Jan 21, 2020: In Fabric, 2018 - ★★★★★ Watched on Tuesday January 21, 2020. 🎥

Jan 21, 2020: John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, 2019 - ★★★œ Watched on Tuesday January 21, 2020. 🎥

Jan 21, 2020: Delico Deli. Check in 🗺 - vegan steak bake and espresso ☕ – photo post 📞

Jan 19, 2020: Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). Drinking a Plastered Pheasant by Quantock Brewery. Check in 🗺

Jan 19, 2020: Weekly ♫ My Top 5 artists: The Just Joans (32), David Bowie (25), Andreas Staier (9), Glenn Gould 


Jan 18, 2020: Lezzet. Fantastic Turkish restaurant!. Check in 🗺

Jan 18, 2020: Duke Of Wellington. Drinking SA Gold by Brains. Check in 🗺

Jan 18, 2020: The Waterguard. Keg not cask :( — Drinking an Old Brewery Bitter by Samuel Smith. Check in 🗺 – photo post 📞

Jan 18, 2020: McDonald’s. Check in 🗺 - Egg McMuffin and latte ☕ – photo post 📞

Jan 17, 2020: Revolucion de Cuba. Check in 🗺 - Malbec & Mojito 🍷 – photo post 📞

Jan 12, 2020: Weekly ♫ My Top 5 artists: The Just Joans (48), Walter, Columbia SO (10), Grateful Dead (9), Dorati, 


Jan 11, 2020: Delico Deli. Check in 🗺 - double espresso and toast. ☕

Jan 8, 2020: Once Upon a Time
 in Hollywood, 2019 - ★★★★œ Watched on Wednesday January 8, 2020. 🎥

Jan 8, 2020: Doors drummer, John Densmore: ‘It took me years to forgive Jim Morrison’ 🔗 — Excerpt: It took the 


Jan 8, 2020: How to make the perfect broccoli and stilton soup 🔗 — Excerpt: So entrenched is broccoli and stilton 


Jan 7, 2020: In Bristol, dropping my daughter back off at university after the Xmas break. – photo post 📞

Jan 7, 2020: Porto Lounge. Check in 🗺 - Malbec 🍷

Jan 7, 2020: For the sake of balance, 🍷 … (sitting outside a pub in Bristol with LOTS of ‘vintage’ signs) – photo post 📞

Jan 7, 2020: 🍺 – photo post 📞

Jan 7, 2020: Masons Arms. Drinking a Henry’s IPA by Wadworth – photo post 📞

Jan 5, 2020: Weekly ♫ My Top 5 artists: Claude Debussy (36), The Smiths (13), Baudo, LPO (10), Sigmatropic (6)

Dec 30, 2019: The best movies of 2019 that you haven’t seen 🔗 — Excerpt: This quite extraordinary film from 


Dec 29, 2019: Weekly ♫ My Top 5 artists: Cornershop (25), The Breeders (24), The Doors (23), Charles Baudelaire 


Dec 28, 2019: The Moon at Wales Millennium Centre. – photo post 📞

Dec 28, 2019: Newport Railway Station (NWP). Check in 🗺 - Espresso con panna ☕

Dec 28, 2019: Rooftop terrace at Celtic Manor Resort. – photo post 📞

Dec 28, 2019: Rooftop Terrace. Check in 🗺 - Ice skating and mulled wine. Just the latter for me. 🍷

Dec 24, 2019: The (Quiet) Death of a Legendary Parisian Bookstore 🔗 — Excerpt: When it was announced that the 


Dec 22, 2019: Carmarthen Golf Club. Maurice’s birthday Sunday dinner. Check in 🗺

Dec 22, 2019: Meera Sodha’s Christmas recipe for vegan achari brussels sprout curry — link 🔗

Dec 22, 2019: Weekly ♫ My Top 5 artists: elbow (33), XTC (10), Bent Knee (1), Cerys Matthews (1)

Dec 17, 2019: Divine inspiration: rescuing run-down churches – a photo essay — link to The Guardian 🔗

Dec 16, 2019: Anna Karina: an actor of easy charm and grace whose presence radiated from the screen — link to The 


Dec 15, 2019: Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). Drinking a Hobby Horse by Rhymney Brewery and a Gorlovka Imperial 
 – photo post 📞

Dec 15, 2019: Weekly ♫ My Top 5 artists: Il Giardino Armonico (15), Solti, LSO (4), Andreas Staier (2), 


Dec 14, 2019: Watchmen, 2009 - ★★★★★ Watched on Saturday December 14, 2019. 🎥

Dec 13, 2019: Edge of Tomorrow, 2014 - ★★★★ Watched on Friday December 13, 2019. 🎥

Dec 12, 2019: UK General Election. Polling stations open from 7am to 10pm. 🗳 You don’t need your polling 
 – photo post 📞

Dec 11, 2019: Fascism: I sometimes fear… — link to a poem by Michael Rosen 🔗

Dec 11, 2019: Found myself unusually popular tonight - often it’s more of an exclusive cat arrangement. 🐈 – photo post 📞

Dec 11, 2019: Delico Deli. Americano and mozzarella, tomato and pesto panini. ☕

Dec 9, 2019: Lezzet. New discovery in Cardiff - a great Turkish restaurant. – photo post 📞

Dec 9, 2019: Duke Of Wellington. Malbec 🍷 – photo post 📞

Dec 9, 2019: Labour’s Manifesto is fit for purpose. So, why are the middle classes so hostile to it? – link at 


Dec 8, 2019: Weekly ♫ My Top artist: The Beatles (30) via @tweeklyfm

Dec 7, 2019: Thoroughly Modern Millie, 1967 - ★★★★ Watched on Saturday December 7, 2019. 🎥

Dec 2, 2019: Some really interesting photographs in this collection. In the remains of a bombed-out Soviet 


Dec 1, 2019: Weekly ♫ My Top 3 artists: Leonard Cohen (45), Cornershop (22)

Nov 30, 2019: My favourite types of coffee as a long drink (rather than espresso) tend to be the lightly roasted 


Nov 29, 2019: Brilliant live performance by Fat White Family at The Tramshed, Cardiff on Wednesday 22nd November. 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 29, 2019: How to measure a year of reading 📚 - this sums it up nicely Tom Gauld in The Guardian – link 🔗 – photo post 📞

Nov 28, 2019: Tiny Rebel. Drinking a Oystermouth Stout by Mumbles Brewery – photo post 📞

Nov 28, 2019: National Museum Cardiff. Under wraps but still open. – photo post 📞

Nov 28, 2019: Duly delivered. – photo post 📞

Nov 28, 2019: CÃŽte Brasserie. Needing a cooked breakfast 🍳 – photo post 📞

Nov 28, 2019: William Blake, poet and printmaker, was born #OnThisDay 1757 BBC In Our Time

Nov 28, 2019: The Royal Hotel. Wine before bed 🍷

Nov 27, 2019: The Alchemist. A negroni.🍞 – photo post 📞

Nov 27, 2019: Tramshed. Fat White Family 🎵

Nov 27, 2019: Liberty Park. Nial’s House.

Nov 27, 2019: Madame Bobalú 🍷 – photo post 📞

Nov 27, 2019: Fantastic tapas and wine at Curado Bar, Cardiff, including Cabrales, my favourite blue cheese, and 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 27, 2019: Curado Bar. Brilliant tapas. – photo post 📞

Nov 27, 2019: How Utopia shaped the world — link on bbc.com 🔗

Nov 27, 2019: Been shopping - now fully equipped for Xmas cake making this weekend. Apprehensive because last time 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 26, 2019: Media misrepresentations of the Labour party are being used strategically to create left wing folk 


Nov 26, 2019: Listening to Thanks for the Dance, the album of Leonard Cohen’s final songs. 🎵 What is 


Nov 25, 2019: Outbatted, outbowled, outplayed. New Zealand beat England by an innings and 65 runs in the first 


Nov 24, 2019: Rhoswenallt Inn. Drinking a Santa’s Little Belter by Glamorgan Brewing Co – photo post 📞

Nov 24, 2019: Weekly ♫ My Top 5 artists: Steve Hillage (14), Bent Knee (13), Ann Murray/Nobuko Imai/Stephen 


Nov 23, 2019: Gong and Steve Hillage at The Tramshed, Cardiff, 22nd November 2019 🎵 – photo post 📞

Nov 23, 2019: Doh! How does Homer get on at the British Museum? ★★★★★ — link 🔗

Nov 23, 2019: He may be an anarchist who has voted only once in his life, but the comics legend Alan Moore is 


Nov 22, 2019: Bar 44. Still my favourite place to eat in Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Nov 22, 2019: Tiny Rebel. Had to try a pint because of the name. Not disappointed. — Drinking a Stuck In A 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 22, 2019: Off to see Steve Hillage and Gong at The Tramshed, Cardiff tonight. Flying teapots and electric 


Nov 21, 2019: Simon Armitage: ‘Nature has come back to the centre of poetry’ — link 🔗

Nov 20, 2019: Back to Test cricket - New Zealand play England in the first of two Test matches. Match at the Bay 


Nov 20, 2019: The Double, 2013 - ★★★★★ Watched on Wednesday November 20, 2019. 🎥

Nov 20, 2019: Delico Deli. Americano and pesto panini ☕

Nov 19, 2019: 4000 year old Babylonian stews from cuneiform tablets – link 🔗 A short video of the attempt to 


Nov 18, 2019: There’s a really good explanation of a Green New Deal for the UK on the Labour for a Green New 


Nov 17, 2019: Rhoswenallt Inn. Drinking a Jemima’s Pitchfork by Glamorgan Brewing Co – photo post 📞

Nov 17, 2019: Weekly ♫ My Top 5 artists: Abbado, VPO, Norman (54), The Sufis (35), Bent Knee (14), Gloria (10)

Nov 17, 2019: Helen of Troy: the Greek epics are not just about war – they’re about women — link 🔗

Nov 16, 2019: Waters Close Over Venice — link 🔗

Nov 16, 2019: Politics and social media An interesting article on The Correspondent about social media and politicians - If a politician can 


Nov 15, 2019: The Great NHS Heist, a documentary film that I supported on GoFundMe, is being released online on 


Nov 14, 2019: Baudelaire’s unknown extra verse to erotic poem revealed — link 🔗 📚

Nov 14, 2019: Trying a Labour Party Webinar Last night I took part in a Labour Party video webinar with Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell and 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 13, 2019: Apparently sometimes I’m a Morning Motivator and sometimes a Sunrise Sloth. Thanks Nescafé. – photo post 📞

Nov 12, 2019: Good that I can still use my old iPod touch as a music player to some extent. Catalina syncs my 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 11, 2019: Cat on a (not Hot Tin) Roof – photo post 📞

Nov 10, 2019: Bunch of Grapes. Drinking a Mosaic Pale Ale by Grey Trees Brewery – photo post 📞

Nov 10, 2019: Not again! England beat New Zealand in super over to win T20 series 3-2. Haven’t watched it yet but 


Nov 10, 2019: Weekly 🎵 — ♫ My Top 3 artists: Tamino (24), Arte Dei Suonatori, Rachel Podger (16)

Nov 9, 2019: Cynon Valley Museum & Gallery. – photo post 📞

Nov 9, 2019: Delico Deli. Americano and toastie ☕

Nov 9, 2019: New buildings near Cardiff’s Principality Stadium take advantage of all the available space. – photo post 📞

Nov 8, 2019: Courier delivery at 11:33 this morning. Driver left our property at 15:36. He inexplicably reversed 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 8, 2019: England beat New Zealand in the 4th T20 match to level the series 2-2. Good to see an outstanding 


Nov 8, 2019: Evening T20 match in New Zealand means that at least I’m up early enough in the UK to see half the 


Nov 7, 2019: Sunny and warm enough to be sitting outside this afternoon with a coffee and a book. And two 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 6, 2019: Forward Arts Foundation in conversation with Fiona Benson — link 🔗

Nov 6, 2019: Currently reading: Vertigo & Ghost by Fiona Benson 📚 Purchased after reading this review in The 


Nov 5, 2019: Always get a crop of various fungi (mushrooms? toadstools?) in our garden during late summer and 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 4, 2019: Making sourdough starters using Paul Hollywood’s method. Very active even in our relatively cool 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 3, 2019: November afternoon in Cardiff Bay. – photo post 📞

Nov 3, 2019: Duke Of Wellington. Malbec 🍷

Nov 3, 2019: Bayside Brasserie.

Nov 3, 2019: The Dock. Drinking a SA Gold by Brains – photo post 📞

Nov 3, 2019: Weekly 🎵 — ♫ My Top 3 artists: Paul McCreesh, Gabrieli Consort (29), Nick Cave

Nov 2, 2019: South Africa win the Rugby World Cup 2019. They dominated the game, outplaying England and 


Nov 2, 2019: England 6-12 South Africa at half-time in the RWC Final - not going quite as I’d hoped. England not 


Nov 2, 2019: Saturday morning. First prepare coffee. Next make breakfast. Then take a seat for England v South 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 1, 2019: A New Financial Order - Aaron Bastani Meets Yanis Varoufakis – link 🔗

Nov 1, 2019: Currently reading: Baudelaire by Claude Pichois and Jean Ziegler 📚

Oct 30, 2019: Bristol Zoo Gardens. Luzon bleeding-heart. – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2019: Cardiff Central Railway Station (CDF).

Oct 28, 2019: Appointment at the Cardiff Apple Store Genius Bar this morning, first for several years. Bit of a 


Oct 28, 2019: Tiny Rebel. Drinking a Time Lapse by Good Chemistry Brewing

Oct 28, 2019: Aberdare Railway Station (ABA). Heading to Apple’s Genius Bar 📲

Oct 27, 2019: Wales 16-19 South Africa in the second Rugby World Cup 2019 semi-final. Tight game, not that 


Oct 27, 2019: Wales v South Africa Rugby World Cup semi-final kickoff is early Sunday morning so will be sticking 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 27, 2019: Most 🎵 listens this week — ♫ My Top 5 artists: Thom Yorke (26), David Bowie (16), Nick Cave

Oct 26, 2019: England 19-7 New Zealand in the first Rugby World Cup 2019 semi-final. Outstanding and dominant win 


Oct 26, 2019: How to make cinnamon buns — link 🔗

Oct 26, 2019: Rugby World Cup semi-finals this weekend - England v New Zealand this morning and Wales v South 


Oct 24, 2019: Finished reading: Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon 📚

Oct 23, 2019: Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). Drinking a Dreadnought by Nottingham Brewery – photo post 📞

Oct 23, 2019: Delico Deli. Latte and toastie ☕

Oct 21, 2019: Caroline Lucas & Yanis Varoufakis search for what went wrong with democracy — link 🔗

Oct 20, 2019: My top 🎵 listens this week — ♫ artists: Georges Chelon (35), Elbow (9), Magdalena KoÅŸená, Sir Simon 


Oct 19, 2019: Top 10 books about Europe — link 🔗

Oct 19, 2019: Wildcat and the Egghead: The life of Donald Rooum — link 🔗

Oct 15, 2019: Rachel Roddy’s recipe for potato, onion and tomato gratin — link 🔗

Oct 15, 2019: Rachel Roddy’s recipe for Bolognese rice cake — link 🔗

Oct 14, 2019: Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipes for butternut squash — link 🔗

Oct 12, 2019: First time trying a selection of vegan cheeses. – photo post 📞

Oct 12, 2019: Delico Deli. Americano ☕ & Danish 🥮

Oct 7, 2019: st nicholas gate pub.

Oct 7, 2019: Woodrow Wilson (Wetherspoon). Just a coffee :(

Oct 6, 2019: The Thin White Duke. Drinking a Loweswater Gold by Cumbrian Legendary Ales – photo post 📞

Oct 6, 2019: Premier Inn Carlisle Central hotel.

Oct 6, 2019: Premier Inn Leeds City Centre (Whitehall Road).

Oct 5, 2019: Lazy Lounge. Prosecco

Oct 5, 2019: Editor’s Draught. Drinking a Editor’s Draught by Naylor’s Brewery – photo post 📞

Oct 5, 2019: Woodall Northbound Services (Welcome Break).

Oct 4, 2019: ASK Italian.

Oct 3, 2019: Currently reading: Ayoade on Ayoade: A Cinematic Odyssey by Richard Ayoade 📚

Oct 2, 2019: Bar 44. Tapas

Oct 2, 2019: Sully’s Café. Sagres 🍺

Oct 2, 2019: Duke Of Wellington. Pint of Dark 🍺

Sep 28, 2019: Delico Deli. Spanish quiche and latte ☕

Sep 28, 2019: Ne Travaillez Jamais! ca. 1965-66 - Situationniste Blog 🔗

Sep 22, 2019: Chips, cheese and gravy - Puckin’ Poutine. – photo post 📞

Sep 22, 2019: Abergavenny Market. Abergavenny Food Festival

Sep 22, 2019: The Coffee Pot. Cappuccino

Sep 19, 2019: Close up of the grass snake. – photo post 📞

Sep 19, 2019: Found a few surprises whilst moving my winter log pile this morning - at least three toads and a 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2019: Sea bream and sea bass with the broccoli, of course! – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2019: Barbecuing some broccoli - results as yet uncertain … – photo post 📞

Sep 17, 2019: Currently reading: The Second Sleep by Robert Harris 📚

Sep 17, 2019: Sophia Gardens Cricket Ground. Glamorgan v Leicestershire 🏏

Sep 17, 2019: Gorgeous day for Glamorgan’s final home Specsavers County Championship match of the season against 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 17, 2019: Brewhouse & Kitchen. Eisteddfod Star 🍺

Sep 17, 2019: Aberdare Railway Station (ABA). Heading for Glamorgan v Leicestershire at Sophia Gardens 🏏

Sep 14, 2019: Found a Mason’s Arms in Bristol so felt obliged to visit. Good beer - Hoptimistic Monk - and a great 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2019: Masons Arms. Hoptimistic Monk from the Flying Monk Brewery 🍺

Sep 14, 2019: Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). Vegetarian breakfast

Sep 11, 2019: Porto Lounge. ‘Beyond Cheese’ burger (vegan), tapas and Malbec 🍷

Sep 11, 2019: The Old Post Office. Butcombe Bitter 🍺

Sep 7, 2019: Delico Deli. Tuna melt panini – photo post 📞

Sep 3, 2019: Spiced Apple Chutney production – photo post 📞

Aug 31, 2019: Tenby Harbour – photo post 📞

Aug 31, 2019: Buccaneer Inn. Trawlers’ Dread black IPA 🍺 – photo post 📞

Aug 27, 2019: Currently reading: Artemis by Andy Weir 📚

Aug 26, 2019: Bank Holiday Monday cricket - Glamorgan v Sussex Sharks in Vitality Blast T20 match, Will Beer 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 26, 2019: Sophia Gardens Cricket Ground. Glamorgan v Sussex Sharks Vitality Blast T20

Aug 9, 2019: A secondhand book is a glimpse into the lives of other readers 📚🔗

Aug 4, 2019: Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley was born on this day in 1792 - BBC In Our Time - The Later 


Jul 31, 2019: Delico Deli. Tuna melt panini and Americano ☕

Jul 28, 2019: Rhoswenallt Inn. Jemima’s Pitchfork 🍺

Jul 21, 2019: Latitude Festival.

Jul 20, 2019: At Latitude Festival, Henham Park, Suffolk for the weekend - Gomez on the BBC Sounds stage 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jul 14, 2019: England win the ICC Cricket World Cup final. Unbelievable and dramatic game of cricket - I’ve been 


Jul 13, 2019: Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). Breakfast prior to my work leaving do.

Jul 11, 2019: Brilliant! England beat Australia by 8 wickets in 32.1 overs to go into the ICC Cricket World Cup 


Jul 11, 2019: Australia all out for 223 in the ICC Cricket World Cup semi-final against England. Some really 


Jul 9, 2019: Rhoswenallt Inn. First time in the new Glamorgan Brewery Rhoswenallt Inn. Great beer!

Jul 8, 2019: Stafford (South) Motorway Services (Roadchef). Terrible services - only McDonald’s open and that not 


Jul 7, 2019: Corfu Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport (CFU) (Κρατικός ΑερολιΌέΜας Κέρκυρας ΙωάΜΜης 


Jul 7, 2019: Skiathos National Airport A.Papadiamantis (JSI) Κρατικός ΑερολιΌέΜας ΣκιάΞου Α.ΠαπαΎιαΌάΜτης. 


Jul 7, 2019: Just catching up on yesterday’s cricket results - so, amazingly, it’s England v Australia in a World 


Jul 7, 2019: Skiathos Town harbour nights – photo post 📞

Jul 6, 2019: Our final evening in Skiathos - meal at BU on the Bourtzi of Skiathos. Possibly the best grilled 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 6, 2019: Bourtzi Cafe (Cafe Μπούρτζι).

Jul 6, 2019: cafe Nostalgic (η Μοσταλγός). – photo post 📞

Jul 6, 2019: Kalamari at Mikros Vasilias beach cafe – photo post 📞

Jul 6, 2019: Small Vasilias Cantine.

Jul 5, 2019: Vegetarian whitebait? – photo post 📞

Jul 5, 2019: Currently reading: The Alexandria Quartet by Lawrence Durrell 📚

Jul 4, 2019: The House of Alexandros Papadiamantis in Skiathos 2017 The House of Alexandros Papadiamantis in 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 4, 2019: Bourtzi Cafe (Cafe Μπούρτζι).

Jul 4, 2019: Foodie Cafe.

Jul 4, 2019: Slighty disturbed that I’ve spent my pool and beach time this holiday lying on a One Direction 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 3, 2019: England dispatch New Zealand to seal Cricket World Cup semi-final spot - England 305-8, New Zealand 


Jul 3, 2019: Interesting 🏏 stats: Most wickets by an England bowler at a World Cup JC Archer - 17 (2019) IT 


Jul 3, 2019: Currently reading: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by Simon Armitage (trans.) 📚

Jul 2, 2019: Very impressed with this update to NewsBlur on iOS

Jul 2, 2019: Currently reading: Ways of Seeing by John Berger 📚

Jul 1, 2019: Currently reading: Cane by Jean Toomer 📚

Jul 1, 2019: Finished reading Circe by Madeline Miller. Very readable and lively recounting of the Greek Odyssey 


Jul 1, 2019: England v India: Jonny Bairstow & Liam Plunkett star in hosts' Cricket World Cup win. Exciting 


Jun 30, 2019: Increasing my limited space holiday cooking repertoire - ‘pizza’ made in a frying pan using pitas, 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 30, 2019: Very pleased to get BBC Test Match Special streaming in Greece 🇬🇷 to listen to England v India 


Jun 30, 2019: Tubes – photo post 📞

Jun 29, 2019: Skiathos mirror 2017 Skiathos mirror 2019 – photo post 📞

Jun 29, 2019: A short walk - Achladias to Skiathos Town – photo post 📞

Jun 28, 2019: Rada Bar Restaurant.

Jun 28, 2019: Vasilias Beach, Skiathos – photo post 📞

Jun 28, 2019: Vasilias Beach. – photo post 📞

Jun 27, 2019: Ζαχαροπλαστείο “΀ο Πρώτο”. Kataifi and baklava

Jun 27, 2019: Currently reading: Circe by Madeline Miller 📚

Jun 26, 2019: Skiathos Town Cat – photo post 📞

Jun 26, 2019: Stamatis.

Jun 25, 2019: Rose Garden restaurant bar.

Jun 25, 2019: Currently reading: Dr James Barry - A Woman Ahead of Her Time by Michael du Perez & Jeremy 


Jun 25, 2019: Currently reading: Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David Sedaris 📚

Jun 24, 2019: Kon Tiki Restaurant.

Jun 24, 2019: Elenis Bar. Skiathos

Jun 23, 2019: Gate 23.

Jun 23, 2019: Giraffe. Breakfast

Jun 23, 2019: Premier Inn Manchester Altrincham.

Jun 19, 2019: Matthew Bourne’s ballet Romeo and Juliet at Wales Millennium Centre (this was the interval set 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 19, 2019: Wales Millennium Centre. Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet

Jun 15, 2019: ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 - South Africa v Afghanistan at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. Imran Tahir 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 15, 2019: Sophia Gardens Cricket Ground. South Africa - Afghanistan 🏏

Jun 12, 2019: woodfired pizza & kitchen. – photo post 📞

Jun 8, 2019: Henry’s Cafe Bar. Gower Gold 🍺

Jun 8, 2019: Bravissimo. Buying a 👙

May 28, 2019: ICC Cricket World Cup warm-up match at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff - Bangladesh v India. First photo is 
 – photo post 📞

May 28, 2019: Sophia Gardens Cricket Ground. ICC Cricket World Cup warm-up - Bangladesh v India 🏏 – photo post 📞

May 28, 2019: Currently reading: A High Wind in Jamaica by Richard Hughes 📚

May 27, 2019: Some highlights of Merthyr Rising Festival 🎵 this weekend - Attila the Stockbroker and Bedface The 
 – photo post 📞

May 25, 2019: 🔖 Less whaling in Moby Dick! - Tom Gauld on fan petitions – cartoon

May 24, 2019: A crowdfunding appeal is bringing readers, authors and publishers together to help keep the copy of 


May 24, 2019: The immortal Gong at The Globe, Cardiff, Thursday 23rd May 2019 🎵 – photo post 📞

May 23, 2019: The Globe. Gong 🎵

May 23, 2019: Da Mara.

May 21, 2019: Informative and interesting article on The Quietus - 🔖 The Strange World Of…Gong - including 


May 18, 2019: Rhoswenallt Inn.

May 18, 2019: Delico Deli.

May 16, 2019: 🔖 Don’t talk about ‘food poverty’ – it’s just poverty

May 14, 2019: Aston Villa beat West Bromwich Albion in a penalty shootout to reach the Championship play-off final 


May 12, 2019: Currently reading: The Messenger of Athens by Anne Zouroudi 📚

May 11, 2019: A day to easily get lost in sport - England v Pakistan ODI 🏏, Aston Villa v West Bromwich Albion 


May 4, 2019: Currently reading: The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman 📚

May 4, 2019: Overgrown – photo post 📞

Apr 28, 2019: Wales Millennium Centre. This is Going to Hurt - Adam Kay

Apr 28, 2019: Sophia Gardens Cricket Ground. Glamorgan v Surrey 🏏 – photo post 📞

Apr 28, 2019: Views from the square during the Glamorgan v Surrey lunch interval. Lukas Carey of Glamorgan didn’t 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 28, 2019: Royal London One-Day Cup - Glamorgan v Surrey at Sophia Gardens. Gareth Batty bowling to Billy Root, 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 27, 2019: Went to see Suede at The Great Hall, Cardiff University Students' Union last night 🎵. They were 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 25, 2019: 🔖 A couple of simple tofu ideas I may try this weekend, both from BBC Food: Tofu Thai green curry 


Apr 22, 2019: Currently reading: Vengeance in Venice by Philip Gwynne Jones 📚

Apr 22, 2019: We’ve had this portable barbecue for 25 years now - it has served us well. – photo post 📞

Apr 20, 2019: Delico Deli. Americano and toastie ☕

Apr 18, 2019: Photos of misty Penarth taken on Tuesday 16th April. – photo post 📞

Apr 17, 2019: Attending my first cricket game of the season - Glamorgan v Essex in the Royal London One-Day Cup. 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 16, 2019: Penarth Railway Station (PEN).

Apr 16, 2019: The Royal Hotel.

Apr 16, 2019: Retro-gaming at Kongs Bar, Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Apr 15, 2019: The Gatekeeper (Wetherspoon).

Apr 15, 2019: Chloe Foy at Tiny Rebel, Cardiff tonight - superb, now looking forward to seeing her at the Green 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 15, 2019: Bryony Sier at Tiny Rebel, Cardiff 🎵 🎞 – photo post 📞

Apr 15, 2019: Tiny Rebel. 🎵

Apr 15, 2019: Revolucion de Cuba.

Apr 15, 2019: The Alchemist.

Apr 15, 2019: Out and overnight in Cardiff tonight celebrating my daughter’s 18th birthday. – photo post 📞

Apr 13, 2019: Currently reading: The Black Book by Lawrence Durrell 📚

Apr 6, 2019: Reflective cat – photo post 📞

Mar 31, 2019: Carmarthen Golf Club. Mother’s Day Sunday dinner.

Mar 30, 2019: Rhoswenallt Inn. Sunny afternoon lunch and beer.

Mar 25, 2019: Currently reading: The Greek Islands by Lawrence Durrell 📚

Mar 23, 2019: Delico Deli. Americano and panini again ☕

Mar 17, 2019: Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS).

Mar 16, 2019: Left the Irish bar after seeing Wales beat Ireland to get the Six Nations 🏉 Grand Slam. Not staying 


Mar 16, 2019: St. James' Gate. Wales - Ireland 🏉

Mar 16, 2019: Mixing it up in Amsterdam - ready for Wales game in Irish pub with Italian wine and lots of Dutch 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 16, 2019: Spiritualized at Paradiso, Amsterdam. 🎵 – photo post 📞

Mar 15, 2019: Carter Bar & Kitchen. – photo post 📞

Mar 15, 2019: Awaiting Spirtualized at Paradiso, Amsterdam. 🎵 – photo post 📞

Mar 15, 2019: Rain, beer and guidebook. – photo post 📞

Mar 15, 2019: Checked in at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder. Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder – photo post 📞

Mar 15, 2019: Checked in at Oude Kerk. Oude Kerk. – photo post 📞

Mar 14, 2019: Checked in at Royal Palace of Amsterdam (Koninklijk Paleis Amsterdam) – photo post 📞

Mar 11, 2019: Successfully installed Dialog app for Micro.blog onto a Kindle Fire tablet. Easier than I thought it 


Mar 8, 2019: At the New Theatre, Cardiff for the RSC production of Romeo & Juliet. – photo post 📞

Mar 8, 2019: Checked in at New Theatre. RSC Romeo & Juliet.

Mar 8, 2019: Finished reading: Utopia for Realists: And How We Can Get There by Rutger Bregman 📚

Mar 7, 2019: Currently reading: Snap by Belinda Bauer 📚

Mar 3, 2019: Checked in at The Hardwick. Sunday lunch.

Feb 27, 2019: At the National Museum Cardiff visiting the Leonardo Da Vinci - A Life in Drawing exhibition. – photo post 📞

Feb 25, 2019: Currently reading: Utopia for Realists: And How We Can Get There by Rutger Bregman 📚

Feb 25, 2019: Finished reading: The Murderess by Alexandros Papadiamantis 📚

Feb 23, 2019: Wales 21 - 13 England 🏉 Best game of Six Nations so far even though not the result I would have 


Feb 23, 2019: Very enjoyable first half of rugby - Wales 3 - 10 England in the Six Nations 🏉

Feb 23, 2019: Trying a BrewDog Electric India - relatively light and less “aggressive” than a lot of BrewDog 


Feb 23, 2019: Checked in at Delico Deli. Americano & panini for breakfast.

Feb 22, 2019: Another Sky at Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff last night. Strong backlights, mists and shadows. Great 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 21, 2019: Checked in at Clwb Ifor Bach for Another Sky. Another Sky 🎵

Feb 21, 2019: Currently reading: The Murderess by Alexandros Papadiamantis 📚

Feb 20, 2019: Got home from work in time to watch most of West Indies hitting 21 fours and 23 sixes in their ODI 


Feb 17, 2019: 🔖 Cooking Sunday roast causes indoor pollution ‘worse than Delhi’ During the day of cooking, PM2.5 


Feb 17, 2019: Currently reading: Thirteen by Steve Cavanagh 📚

Feb 16, 2019: 🔖 Welsh National Opera’s Un Ballo in Maschera - terrific gory fun with pirates, witchcraft and 


Feb 16, 2019: Un ballo in maschera - interval. – photo post 📞

Feb 16, 2019: Pre-opera glass of wine. At Wales Millennium Centre for Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera. – photo post 📞

Feb 16, 2019: Checked in at Wales Millennium Centre. Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera

Feb 15, 2019: 🔖 Stunningly preserved fresco of Narcissus discovered in Pompeii

Feb 1, 2019: Walking in the snow this afternoon - with a view over Aberdare. – photo post 📞

Jan 31, 2019: Red sky in the morning, shepherd’s warning. – photo post 📞

Jan 29, 2019: Milk! ... a strange battle has emerged, between an industry trying to replace something it says we 


Jan 23, 2019: Currently reading: The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton 📚

Jan 23, 2019: 🔖 Don’t trust Daily Mail website, Microsoft browser warns users

Jan 19, 2019: Tom Gauld on how to deal with owning too many books – 🔖 cartoon 📚 – photo post 📞

Jan 14, 2019: 🔖 Recipe to try: Rachel Roddy’s rocket, leek and potato soup

Jan 7, 2019: 🔖 There is no leftwing justification for Brexit. We must fight it to the last.

Jan 6, 2019: Checked in at Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE) (Aeroporto di Venezia “Marco Polo”)

Jan 5, 2019: Final night out in Venice. – photo post 📞

Jan 5, 2019: Checked in at Ai Barbacani – photo post 📞

Jan 5, 2019: Obligatory Venetian selfie. – photo post 📞

Jan 5, 2019: Checked in at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta

Jan 5, 2019: Checked in at Campo Santa Margherita.

Jan 5, 2019: Checked in at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Rosario (vulgo Gesuati)

Jan 5, 2019: Checked in at Campo Santa Margherita

Jan 5, 2019: Checked in at Ca' Rezzonico – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2019: Checked in at Trattoria Da Carletto

Jan 4, 2019: Checked in at Chiesa di Sant’Alvise

Jan 4, 2019: San Michele, the cemetery of Venice - “possibly the most beautiful cemetery in the world” according 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2019: Checked in at Cimitero di San Michele

Jan 3, 2019: Washing day. – photo post 📞

Jan 3, 2019: Checked in at Chiesa dei Santi Apostoli

Jan 3, 2019: Checked in at Chiesa Della Madonna Dell’orto

Jan 3, 2019: Checked in at Campo del Ghetto Novo

Jan 3, 2019: First full day in Venice of our four night stay. Ogio cafe, where they fit as many crisps as 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 3, 2019: Checked in at Ristorante Contemporaneo Ogio

Jan 3, 2019: Checked in at St. Mary of Nazareth Church (Church of the Scalzi) (Chiesa di Santa Maria di Nazareth 


Jan 3, 2019: Checked in at Campo dei Frari

Jan 3, 2019: Checked in at Ca' del Campo Hotel Venice. Venice, for four nights.

Jan 2, 2019: Checked in at Ristorante La Serenissima

Jan 2, 2019: Checked in at Venice Water Bus

Jan 2, 2019: Checked in at Bristol Airport (BRS). Heading for Venice

Jan 2, 2019: Checked in at The Cabin – photo post 📞

Dec 20, 2018: Checked in at Bunch of Grapes. Starting with a pint of Diggers Gold 


Dec 19, 2018: Checked in at Wahaca – photo post 📞

Dec 18, 2018: 🔖 The new rules of Christmas dinner: don’t ask for Yorkshire puddings and always wear a party hat

Dec 12, 2018: 🔖 Google+ to shut down early after privacy flaw affects over 50m users

Dec 11, 2018: Another Sky 🎵 🔖 Heavens above

Dec 11, 2018: An important epidemiological study :) 🔖 Turncoat Game of Thrones characters most likely to survive, 


Dec 8, 2018: 🔖 Anna Jones’ vegetarian Christmas squash and chestnut tart recipe

Dec 8, 2018: 🔖 Nigel Slater’s Christmas vegetarian loaf

Dec 8, 2018: Checked in at Delico Deli. Coffee and toastie. – photo post 📞

Dec 6, 2018: Australia vs India cricket commentary 🏏 Great to see BBC Radio 5 Sports Extra broadcasting ABC Grandstand’s live ball by ball coverage of 


Dec 4, 2018: Currently reading: Travels with Epicurus: Meditations from a Greek Island on the Pleasures of Old 


Dec 2, 2018: Checked in at The Littleton Arms

Dec 2, 2018: Checked in at Premier Inn Nottingham North West (Hucknall)

Dec 1, 2018: A day in Nottingham – trams, Nottingham Trent University Open Day and Nottingham Contemporary art 
 – photo post 📞

Dec 1, 2018: Checked in at Nottingham Contemporary Art Gallery

Dec 1, 2018: Checked in at Sir Harry and Lady Djanogly Lecture Theatre. Psychology talk

Dec 1, 2018: Checked in at Bonington Lecture Theatre. Photography talk

Dec 1, 2018: Checked in at Newton Building. Nottingham Trent University Open Day

Nov 28, 2018: Blimey! Alerts on my phone were going crazy! Aston Villa 5-5 Nottingham Forest – Tammy Abraham 


Nov 28, 2018: Garden casualty in today’s strong winds. – photo post 📞

Nov 24, 2018: Checked in at Delico Deli. Latte and cheese and tomato toastie

Nov 22, 2018: I don’t think I want to see Mastodon content in the Micro.blog (app or web) Discover sections, 


Nov 22, 2018: Currently reading: Friday Black by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah 📚

Nov 22, 2018: Half-Life at 20 🔖 Why it is the most important shooter ever made

Nov 21, 2018: Checked in at SSE Swalec Stadium. RM Technical Seminar

Nov 19, 2018: 🔖 The fresco “Leda and the Swan” - Parco Archeologico di Pompei

Nov 18, 2018: Middle of November and it’s warm enough to spend the afternoon sitting in the garden. – photo post 📞

Nov 18, 2018: View over Aberdare on a short walk this afternoon. – photo post 📞

Nov 18, 2018: my.viewranger.com Sharing a track from ViewRanger

Nov 15, 2018: HT @lohang@mastodon.social 🔖 War, censorship, and the invention of “fake news”

Nov 14, 2018: 🔖 A gallon of 2,000-year-old wine found in tomb

Nov 9, 2018: ICC Women’s World Twenty20 2018 🏏 starts today – see tournament guide and players to watch and 


Nov 8, 2018: Found a minor niggle with the new Mastodon features. Set up my ActivityPub/Mastodon-compatible 


Nov 4, 2018: Alone for my evening meal tonight, so I cooked moules mariniÚre. – photo post 📞

Nov 2, 2018: 🔖 King Crimson Cardiff Show by Tony Levin

Nov 1, 2018: King Crimson at St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, Wednesday 31st October 2018. 🎵 – photo post 📞

Oct 31, 2018: Flooding in Venice 🔖 Acqua alta is a big nuisance

Oct 31, 2018: Train to work cancelled because of slippery rails 🚞 🀷🏌‍♂ – photo post 📞

Oct 31, 2018: Thought this was an appropriate choice to start reading on Halloween 👻 🎃 📚 – photo post 📞

Oct 31, 2018: Currently reading: Dark Matter by Michelle Paver 📚

Oct 30, 2018: 🔖 Venice under water as Italy hit by fierce wind and heavy rain

Oct 28, 2018: 🔖 David Byrne: ‘My agent says I’m having a Leonard Cohen moment’

Oct 28, 2018: David Byrne at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, Saturday 27th October 2018. Brilliant show with excellent 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 27, 2018: Checked in at Motorpoint Arena for David Byrne - American Utopia Tour. David Byrne supported by 


Oct 27, 2018: Checked in at Ask

Oct 26, 2018: 🔖 Enchanted garden of frescoes unearthed at Pompeii

Oct 26, 2018: 🔖 Who’s the Most Instagrammed Writer of All Time?

Oct 26, 2018: I will be tempted 🎮 – Sega Mega Drive returns

Oct 25, 2018: 🔖 Why the ultimate breakfast of champions might just be wine and cheese

Oct 25, 2018: Currently reading: Venice by Peter Ackroyd 📚

Oct 24, 2018: Testing out Pi-Hole applied as DNS to a few of our mobile devices - seems to be working well – photo post 📞

Oct 21, 2018: 🔖 Peterloo: The man who ordered a massacre

Oct 20, 2018: Blue Monday is a great song by New Order – just eating an equally brilliant cheese of the same name 


Oct 19, 2018: What?? – Facebook hires Nick Clegg as head of global affairs

Oct 19, 2018: Poor season for Glamorgan, but not sure this was called for – Robert Croft has left his role as head 


Oct 19, 2018: Tom Gauld on buying a novel in the digital age – cartoon 📚

Oct 16, 2018: Currently reading: Are you experienced? by William Sutcliffe 📚

Oct 16, 2018: Echo and the Bunnymen at St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, Monday 15th October 2018 🎵 – photo post 📞

Oct 15, 2018: In a tapas bar with four drinks on the go at the same time – next we’re heading to see Echo and the 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 15, 2018: Checked in at Bar 44. Tapas.

Oct 14, 2018: A day in Manchester City Centre – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2018: Checked in at Gino D’acampo My Pizza & Prosecco Bar

Oct 14, 2018: Ceiling selfie – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2018: Checked in at Britannia Country House

Oct 13, 2018: Pint of Titanic Cherry Dark 🍺 in The Salutation – it was on these premises in 1846 that Charlotte 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 13, 2018: At Manchester Metropolitan University Open Day – my daughter considering a Psychology course here. – photo post 📞

Oct 13, 2018: Checked in at MMU Brooks Building. Manchester Metropolitan University Open Day

Oct 13, 2018: Checked in at Simon Building

Oct 5, 2018: Mentioned this in a previous post, but just seen this in The Guardian, which has a little more 


Oct 5, 2018: Sian Berry, the Green Party’s co-leader, made some really good points on BBC Radio 4’s 


Oct 4, 2018: 16-bit Intel 8088 chip It’s National Poetry Day, so … 16-bit Intel 8088 chip with an Apple Macintosh you 


Oct 3, 2018: I enjoy a Macallan malt, but maybe quite not this much – Bottle of whisky sold for world record 


Oct 3, 2018: Spot our cat 🐈 ! – photo post 📞

Oct 3, 2018: Currently reading: The Snowman by Jo Nesbo 📚

Sep 29, 2018: The Facebook account breach extends way beyond the site itself. The compromise of access tokens 


Sep 29, 2018: Cooked rakott kelkáposzta – Hungarian layered savoy cabbage casserole – last night, using Quorn 


Sep 28, 2018: Went to see the incredible Norwegian band Major Parkinson at Exchange in Bristol last night. One of 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 26, 2018: Just upgraded Acorn image editor from version 4 to version 6 To celebrate the launch of macOS 


Sep 26, 2018: Adding to the post-a-homescreen timeline. 📱 – photo post 📞

Sep 25, 2018: Cooked with cime di rapa for the first time last night – spaghetti with cime di rapa, garlic, 


Sep 22, 2018: Olive and anchovy 🍕 – photo post 📞

Sep 21, 2018: Interesting ‘earliest’ stories in the news this week 🔖 Earliest animal fossils are 


Sep 21, 2018: Peace Park, a small park I walk through on my daily commute, looks to have completely flooded in 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 20, 2018: Haven’t seen crows congregating next to Aberdare railway station before. They did this morning! – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2018: Cricket commentary for Micro.blog now over for today! Just need the 🏏 emoji tag activated ;)

Sep 15, 2018: Moeen Ali in immense form – as captain, batter and bowler – successfully leads Worcestershire Rapids 


Sep 15, 2018: Worcestershire set 158 to win in the T20 Blast Final. Another great bowling performance, especially 


Sep 15, 2018: Trying an unfiltered natural wine for the first time. Reminds me a bit of a good quality still 


Sep 15, 2018: It’s the Sussex Sharks meeting the Worcestershire Rapids in the final of the Vitality T20 Blast 🏏

Sep 15, 2018: And the Worcestershire Rapids win the first T20 Blast semi-final. Some great bowling by Moeen Ali 


Sep 15, 2018: The good thing about the timing of the T20 Blast Finals Day is the return of England players to 


Sep 15, 2018: Vitality Blast T20 Finals Day today – plenty of cricket to be watched; two semi-finals plus the 


Sep 14, 2018: These are impressive – India to break record for world’s largest statue - twice – photo post 📞

Sep 13, 2018: Good luck to NASA! – Can Mars rover beat the dust to trundle on again?

Sep 12, 2018: Still intend to skip today’s iteration of the iPhone X – after a decade or so of getting a new phone 


Sep 11, 2018: Currently reading: The Redeemer by Jo Nesbo 📚

Sep 9, 2018: Alastair Cook’s final Test innings for England is just starting now at The Oval - England’s 


Sep 4, 2018: Google’s Art Selfie goes worldwide and there’s no getting away from it – I am Man with a White Beard – photo post 📞

Sep 2, 2018: A little Hive to pass the time in the airport. – photo post 📞

Sep 2, 2018: Checked in at Zakynthos International Airport Dionysios Solomos (ZTH) (Κρατικός ΑερολιΌέΜας ΖακύΜΞου 


Sep 1, 2018: Checked in at El Greco. Third time in El Greco, Alykes in a fortnight. Great food! – photo post 📞

Aug 31, 2018: Checked in at Al Fresco

Aug 31, 2018: Checked in at Kaki Rahi Taverna – photo post 📞

Aug 30, 2018: Carcassonne in the bar – photo post 📞

Aug 30, 2018: Checked in at Anatolitiko (ΑΜατολίτικο) – photo post 📞

Aug 30, 2018: Currently reading: The Devil’s Star by Jo Nesbo 📚

Aug 30, 2018: Currently reading: Percy Bysshe Shelley – Poet and Revolutionary by Jacqueline Mulhallen 📚

Aug 29, 2018: 🥚 🥪 action! – photo post 📞

Aug 28, 2018: Checked in at El Greco

Aug 27, 2018: Checked in at Paolos Corner – photo post 📞

Aug 27, 2018: Currently reading: An Endangered Species by David Gower 📚

Aug 26, 2018: Checked in at Taverna Zorbas – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2018: Greek coffee ☕ – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2018: Checked in at Al Fresco – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2018: Checked in at Alykanas Beach (Παραλία ΑλυκαΜά) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2018: At Fito Cafe opposite the fish market in Zakynthos Town yesterday. – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2018: Agios Charalambos – Αγ. ΧαράλαΌπος – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2018: Watching the procession of Saint Dionysios through Zakynthos Town. – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2018: Checked in at Zakynthos Port (ΛιΌάΜι ΖακύΜΞου)

Aug 24, 2018: Checked in at ΚλαυΎιαΜός – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2018: Some limited space cooking – tomato, cheese and oregano omelectte and garlic/tomato bread. – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2018: Currently reading: The Complete Short Stories of Raffles by E. W. Hornung 📚

Aug 23, 2018: Checked in at Anatolitiko (ΑΜατολίτικο) – photo post 📞

Aug 22, 2018: A couple of excellent grilled sea bass earlier this evening. – photo post 📞

Aug 22, 2018: Currently inhaling insecticide, playing crib and drinking ouzo. – photo post 📞

Aug 22, 2018: Checked in at Apollo Taverna

Aug 21, 2018: Checked in at Taverna Asteria

Aug 21, 2018: A view from a sun lounger. – photo post 📞

Aug 21, 2018: Currently reading: Terror and terroir – The winegrowers of the Languedoc and modern France by Andrew 


Aug 20, 2018: Indulging – photo post 📞

Aug 20, 2018: Checked in at El Greco

Aug 20, 2018: Just noticed that the book I’m currently reading is published by Cambridge University Press but just 


Aug 20, 2018: Currently reading: Monteverdi’s Unruly Women – The Power of Song in Early Italy by Bonnie Gordon 📚

Aug 20, 2018: Perfectly acceptable retsina at €2.20 a litre 🍷 – photo post 📞

Aug 20, 2018: Zakynthos for a fortnight, starting with a morning frappé 😎 – photo post 📞

Aug 19, 2018: Checked in at Αλυκές

Aug 17, 2018: Two of my favourite places in Cardiff - Bar 44, on the left, and Tiny Rebel, on the right. They’re 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 17, 2018: Rain stops play :( Surrey defeated Glamorgan by 24 runs under the DLS Method. Neither progress to 


Aug 17, 2018: Delayed restart – view from opposite side of the stadium – Michael Hogan bowling to Aaron Finch – 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 17, 2018: Interval, but covers on and raining ☔ 🏏 – photo post 📞

Aug 17, 2018: Glamorgan vs Surrey – Tom Curran bowling to Colin Ingram 🏏 – photo post 📞

Aug 17, 2018: Checked in at SSE Swalec Stadium. Glamorgan vs Surrey 🏏

Aug 17, 2018: Tiny Rebel XLPA 🍺 – photo post 📞

Aug 17, 2018: Kizuna – Japan Wales Design – exhibition at the National Museum in Cardiff – photo post 📞

Aug 17, 2018: Checked in at Tiny Rebel. XLPA 🍺

Aug 17, 2018: Checked in at National Museum Cardiff. Kizuna. Japan Wales Design.

Aug 17, 2018: 🔖 Celebrity is not harmless fun

Aug 15, 2018: Finished reading: Adults In The Room: My Battle With Europe’s Deep Establishment by Yanis Varoufakis 


Aug 13, 2018: Reducing a tomato glut 🍅 – photo post 📞

Aug 11, 2018: Checked in at Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). Only because the Rhoswenallt was full 😡

Aug 11, 2018: Checked in at Court Vean

Aug 11, 2018: Chris Woakes gets a well deserved century against India at Lord’s. Woakes now gets his name on the 


Aug 10, 2018: I have got to try and make this – Manousheh: the Lebanese breakfast pizza that stole my heart

Aug 9, 2018: My first ever Japanese whisky (bottle started a few weeks ago, not tonight!) - as a long-time 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2018: K. T. Tunstall 🎵 Edit after the event, when I wasn’t watching the bands: K. T. Tunstall was 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2018: Checked in at Cyfarthfa Castle. Simple Minds, Pretenders & K. T. Tunstall 🎵

Aug 4, 2018: One of our cats appears to have lost her front legs – the other is fine! – photo post 📞

Aug 4, 2018: England’s 1000th test match since 1877 - won against India by 31 runs in just over 3 days. 


Aug 4, 2018: Lovely sunny breakfast this morning - going to be another hot weekend I think 😎 – photo post 📞

Aug 4, 2018: The great Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley was born On This Day in 1792 - The Later Romantics

Aug 3, 2018: Meschede makes 77 as Glamorgan win a thriller by two runs 🏏

Aug 3, 2018: Couple of shots of the River Taff taken whilst walking back into Cardiff from the cricket at Sophia 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 3, 2018: Dramatic finish! Tim van der Gugten clean bowls Tye off the final ball of the game to seal a 


Aug 3, 2018: Glamorgan vs Gloucestershire T20 at Sophia Gardens – Tye bowling to Meschede in the final over. 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 3, 2018: Checked in at SSE Swalec Stadium. Glamorgan vs. Gloucestershire 🏏

Aug 1, 2018: Bats in libraries Some impressive interiors in this collection of The world’s most beautiful libraries. This 


Jul 31, 2018: Fantastic result from Glamorgan CC as they chase down 195 to defeat Surrey in the Vitality Blast T20 


Jul 30, 2018: Currently reading: Opening Up by Mike Atherton 📚

Jul 30, 2018: Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights – in charts 📚

Jul 28, 2018: Checked in at Delico Deli. Cappuccino & 🧀 toastie.

Jul 25, 2018: Checked in at Delico Deli. Quiche, salad & Americano.

Jul 25, 2018: Currently reading: Poetry Notebook: 2006–2014 by Clive James 📚

Jul 23, 2018: Variation from The Green Roasting Tin – Courgette, Beetroot, Onion and Goat’s Cheese Tart – photo post 📞

Jul 21, 2018: Cartoon – Tom Gauld on The Odyssey

Jul 16, 2018: Leaving an outside light on has attracted a few moths. – photo post 📞

Jul 16, 2018: Currently reading: Jesus' Son by Denis Johnson 📚

Jul 13, 2018: Inter-band reading :) – photo post 📞

Jul 13, 2018: Fantastic! The Selecter at Caerphilly Castle 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jul 13, 2018: Very strange to buy a full bottle of wine in a plastic bottle. It’s a Bulgarian Sauvignon. It’s OK 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 13, 2018: Definitely quite a unique setting for a gig 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jul 13, 2018: Arrived at Caerphilly Castle for open air concert with the 2Tone bands The Selecter and The Beat 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jul 13, 2018: Stig of the Dump – published the year I was born, a book I remember extremely well from my 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 12, 2018: Good article by Owen Jones in The Guardian today – 🔖 Protest against what Donald Trump represents, 


Jul 12, 2018: He was high-brow, low-brow, every-brow! 🔖 the genius of Leonard Bernstein 🎵

Jul 11, 2018: The Breeders at the O2 Academy Bristol, Tuesday 10th July 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jul 10, 2018: Pip Blom 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jul 10, 2018: At the O2 Academy, Bristol awaiting The Breeders 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jul 10, 2018: Checked in at O2 Academy. The Breeders. 🎵

Jul 10, 2018: Checked in at Sergio’s. Italian!

Jul 9, 2018: Glamorgan vs. Sussex Sharks in T20 Blast at Sophia Gardens on Sunday 8th July. Rashid Khan bowling 
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Jul 6, 2018: England vs. India at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, Friday 6th July. England 149 for 5 India 148 for 5 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 5, 2018: The Green Roasting Tin by Rukmini Iyer @missminifer arrived today – Oven Baked Ratatouille cooked. – photo post 📞

Jul 3, 2018: England - India T20 cricket 🏏 starting now, England - Colombia World Cup ⚜ match in an hour and a 


Jul 2, 2018: Nice little quiz, in a format I haven’t seen used before – NHS at 70: how well do you know the 


Jul 2, 2018: Currently reading: Islam for the Politically Incorrect by Khaled Diab 📚

Jul 1, 2018: 22:42 – photo post 📞

Jul 1, 2018: Ouzo summer evenings time. – photo post 📞

Jun 29, 2018: I’ve heard of Cyberpunk and Steampunk before – and read books that fall into those categories 


Jun 28, 2018: Being a little traitorous tonight … but enjoying it #ENGBEL 🍺 ⚜ – photo post 📞

Jun 28, 2018: Now reading Introducing Sartre: A Graphic Guide by Philip Thody (Author) and Howard Read 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 26, 2018: Now reading The Fall by Albert Camus 📚 – photo post 📞

Jun 22, 2018: PiL – Public Image Limited – at Tramshed, Cardiff on Thursday 21st June 🎵 – photo post 📞

Jun 21, 2018: Checked in at Tramshed. PiL 🎵

Jun 20, 2018: Just noticed there is a football/soccer ⚜ Discover link now active on Microblog. Thanks @manton :) I 


Jun 20, 2018: 🔖 DaÅ¡a Drndić – ‘unflinching’ Croatian novelist, dies aged 71. 📚

Jun 17, 2018: Fatoumata Diawara, Le Gateau Chocolat and stage views last night at Utopia, curated by Charlotte 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 16, 2018: Checked in at Wales Millennium Centre Bar. Bean burger 🍔 & Malbec 🍷

Jun 14, 2018: I knew it - Mexico! World Cup 2018 personality quiz: Which country should you really support? âšœ – photo post 📞

Jun 12, 2018: Looks like at least an extra half hour of podcast listening is available for me then. – photo post 📞

Jun 10, 2018: Cooking sea bream on a bucket. Don’t think the bush is happy that I keep barbecuing in this spot. – photo post 📞

Jun 9, 2018: Checked in at Delico Deli. Americano.

Jun 6, 2018: Aberdare Canal - on a walk to work this morning after my train was cancelled. – photo post 📞

Jun 4, 2018: Checked in at Wales Millennium Centre. Acosta Danza.

Jun 1, 2018: Glamorgan vs. Sussex Sharks in Royal London One-Day Cup at Sophia Gardens 🏏 – photo post 📞

Jun 1, 2018: Checked in at SSE Swalec Stadium. Glamorgan vs. Sussex in Royal London One-Day Cup 🏏 – photo post 📞

Jun 1, 2018: Avoiding meat and dairy is ‘single biggest way’ to reduce your impact on Earth

May 31, 2018: Amber warning: Severe thunderstorms likely to produce torrential downpours, flooding in some places 
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May 31, 2018: David Attenborough - World Music Collector ― Fascinating documentary from BBC Radio 3 featuring some 


May 30, 2018: Is Japanese knotweed driving you wild? Don’t curse it – cook it. I never imagined this was 


May 30, 2018: Beer - Otley O2 Croeso - and chickpea, coriander & chilli burger at The Bunch of Grapes, 
 – photo post 📞

May 30, 2018: Now reading Instrumental by James Rhodes 📚 – photo post 📞

May 29, 2018: Supporting The Great NHS Heist Documentary via @gofundme

May 29, 2018: Merthyr Rising Festival 2018 Dreadzone – Friday 25th May Roland Gift (of the Fine Young Cannibals) – Saturday 26th May The 
 – photo post 📞

May 27, 2018: Checked in at REDHOUSE- Old Town Hall, Hen Neyadd y Dref. NHS, DOA at 70?

May 27, 2018: Checked in at JOL’s. Sunday lunch.

May 17, 2018: Enjoying my first listen to Sweet Thursday – the new Herman Dune album released today. 🎵 – photo post 📞

May 16, 2018: An Illustrated Guide to Guy Debord's 'The Society of the Spectacle' From Hyperallergic: An Illustrated Guide to Guy Debord’s ‘The Society of the 


May 15, 2018: Checked in at Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). Cribyn Ale.

May 6, 2018: Glamorgan vs. Kent at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff 🏏 – Marchant de Lange bowling to Daniel Bell-Drummond. – photo post 📞

May 4, 2018: 🔖 No More Than a Litre of Wine a Day French 1950s Health and Sobriety posters. Interesting article 
 – photo post 📞

May 3, 2018: Good to see that Glamorgan Cricket Club’s home ground in Cardiff is being renamed back to 


May 1, 2018: Gateway 📷 – photo post 📞

Apr 29, 2018: Now reading Red Gas by Edward Topol 📚 – photo post 📞

Apr 29, 2018: Checked in at Cardiff Central Railway Station (CDF) – photo post 📞

Apr 29, 2018: At the Duke of Wellington, Cardiff. – photo post 📞

Apr 29, 2018: Checked in at Duke Of Wellington. Malbec.

Apr 29, 2018: Checked in at Bar 44. Tapas. – photo post 📞

Apr 29, 2018: Porthcawl won with the last kick of the game 🏉

Apr 29, 2018: Pembroke vs. Porthcawl WRU Bowl Final 🏉 – photo post 📞

Apr 29, 2018: Checked in at Principality Stadium. Pembroke vs. Porthcawl WRU Bowl Final 🏉

Apr 28, 2018: Checked in at Delico Deli. Coffee and cheese & onion pasty.

Apr 25, 2018: Microblogging and fragmentation by Riccardo Mori

Apr 24, 2018: Going to be interesting to find out if Amazon’s remake of Utopia is anywhere close to the 


Apr 24, 2018: Rodin and the Art of Ancient Greece review ― Astonishing, ravishing, sublime – exhibition at the 


Apr 22, 2018: Cooking! – photo post 📞

Apr 22, 2018: Zeitgeist - Idiosyncratic Black Lager by BrewDog. 🍺 – photo post 📞

Apr 20, 2018: Weather has been good for a couple of days so I walked home from work for the first time this year. – photo post 📞

Apr 20, 2018: Now reading The Last Weekend by Blake Morrison. 📚 – photo post 📞

Apr 20, 2018: Checked in at Mountain Ash Comprehensive

Apr 20, 2018: Checked in at Aberdare Railway Station (ABA) – photo post 📞

Apr 19, 2018: Checked in at Rhoswenallt Inn – photo post 📞

Apr 19, 2018: Checked in at Fernhill Railway Station (FER). Homeward bound.

Apr 19, 2018: Checked in at Mountain Ash Comprehensive. Still working…

Apr 18, 2018: Checked in at Delico Deli. Americano.

Apr 15, 2018: Interesting - island stage set up for Arcade Fire tonight at the NEC. Don’t know where the front is! 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 15, 2018: Checked in at Brewhouse & Kitchen. Seren’s 17th birthday.

Apr 14, 2018: Checked in at The White Horse. Rioja!

Apr 14, 2018: Checked in at Ask – photo post 📞

Apr 14, 2018: The best pub in Sutton Coldfield - The Station. – photo post 📞

Apr 13, 2018: Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s remains rediscovered in wine cellar 📚 – photo post 📞

Apr 12, 2018: Aperitif at The Salt Cellar. – photo post 📞

Apr 12, 2018: Blue skies in Tenby this morning. – photo post 📞

Apr 12, 2018: I used to enjoy a Mr Kipling Cherry Bakewell. Not so sure I will now – What is Britain eating?

Apr 11, 2018: Microbrewery in Tenby 🍺. Enjoying a Caldey Lollipop IPA at Tenby Harbour Brewery. – photo post 📞

Apr 11, 2018: Checked in at Coast just outside Saundersfoot. Brilliant food is an understatement. Exceptional! – photo post 📞

Apr 11, 2018: Today I’ve learned that Saundersfoot railway station is in the middle of nowhere, a mile and a half 


Apr 11, 2018: View over the beach from The Old Chemist Inn at Saundersfoot. – photo post 📞

Apr 11, 2018: Tenby Harbour. – photo post 📞

Apr 7, 2018: St. Fagans Museum of Welsh Life Kennixton Farmhouse Iron Age Roundhouses Abernodwydd Farmhouse Stryd Lydan Barn – photo post 📞

Apr 5, 2018: Ready for cricket! Indian Premier League starts on Saturday and the County Championship next week. 🏏

Apr 5, 2018: Wales Millennium Centre for Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella. – photo post 📞

Apr 4, 2018: Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella. – photo post 📞

Apr 3, 2018: Another interesting night’s (for me) cricket - New Zealand did incredibly well to hold out to win 


Apr 2, 2018: Robotic bees 🐝 on Mars! – Planet of the apis

Apr 1, 2018: Spring by Edna St. Vincent Millay Spring To what purpose, April, do you return again? Beauty is not enough. You can no longer quiet 


Mar 31, 2018: Now I’ve just got to investigate Ursula K Le Guin’s electronica album and the associated book 


Mar 30, 2018: Arcade Fire interview ‘People have lost the ability to even know what a joke is. It’s very 


Mar 30, 2018: Bunch of Grapes, Pontypridd for great food and even better beers. – photo post 📞

Mar 30, 2018: First listen to Solar Divination by Kavus Torabi 🎵 – photo post 📞

Mar 29, 2018: Experimenting with a few crossposting ideas between Microblog, 10Centuries and Pnut. Not entirely 


Mar 29, 2018: Google and Facebook data – Despite myself, I’m quite impressed with the data that Google holds 


Mar 28, 2018: Testing a Python script to crosspost from 10Centuries.org to Micro.blog » originally posted at 


Mar 26, 2018: Now reading The Executor by Blake Morrison. 📚 – photo post 📞

Mar 26, 2018: Ludlow Castle. – photo post 📞

Mar 24, 2018: Long Mynd - a bit cold and misty. – photo post 📞

Mar 24, 2018: Ludlow Brewery. – photo post 📞

Mar 22, 2018: Definitely something up with Dark Sky (I hope!) – photo post 📞

Mar 22, 2018: Switched my radio on at 4am this morning to listen to a bit of the cricket - England’s first Test 


Mar 20, 2018: Just found an old Acorn A5000 computer at work (monitor doesn’t belong with it). Still boots, but 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 19, 2018: Another snow day means time to bake some scones (and Scottish shortbread biscuits, and a rosemary 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 18, 2018: Just watched the first three episodes of the BBC’s Troy: Fall of A City. Quite impressed by this 


Mar 18, 2018: The Return of the Snow. – photo post 📞

Mar 17, 2018: Looking a bit cold in Bolton for the Villa game. Pleased not to be there! – photo post 📞

Mar 17, 2018: 🏉 Against all expectations I enjoyed Italy-Scotland most today. Don’t know how Wales managed to win 


Mar 17, 2018: 🏉 Good job Ireland - must be looking forward to the World Cup now!

Mar 17, 2018: 🏉 🀔 All going Ireland’s way - great play, Grand Slam imminent I think.

Mar 17, 2018: 🏉 Italy 27-29 Scotland - disappointed for Italy, played so well for the first hour and probably 


Mar 17, 2018: Hey @micron I’ve just noticed that the rugby 🏉 category is missing from your Discover Search 


Mar 17, 2018: I see that the Bolton-Aston Villa ⚜ match is also being broadcast live today. Another Saturday 


Mar 17, 2018: Final day of this year’s Six Nations 🏉 competition. Beers 🍻 at the ready!

Mar 13, 2018: Tonight I will definitely be getting my greens! – photo post 📞

Mar 12, 2018: Trying the experiment of turning off all the retweets from people I follow on Twitter using the 


Mar 12, 2018: I finally got to watch Blade Runner 2049 last weekend. Very impressed with the film so have decided 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 12, 2018: Interesting article by Blake Morrison - Up in smoke: should an author’s dying wishes be 


Mar 10, 2018: Yes! Aston Villa 4-1 Wolves ⚜

Mar 10, 2018: Switched from France-England 🏉 rugby to Villa-Wolves ⚜ football and seen two fantastic Villa goals 


Mar 10, 2018: France - England 🏉 second half exciting but ultimately disappointing. Far too many penalties given 


Mar 10, 2018: England 🏉 errors are mounting.

Mar 10, 2018: Still think St. Austell Proper Job is one of the best bottled beers you can buy. 🍺 An authentic IPA 


Mar 10, 2018: Disappointed in Scotland’s final passes, disappointed that Ireland got a bonus point, but Ireland 


Mar 10, 2018: Six Nations 🏉 returns. Hoping for another win for Scotland ;)

Mar 7, 2018: Mary Wollstonecraft, author of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792), the first book in 


Mar 4, 2018: Pizza ready to go! – photo post 📞

Mar 4, 2018: Pizza 🍕 entering the oven. – photo post 📞

Mar 4, 2018: White melting away to green. – photo post 📞

Mar 4, 2018: Wall tiles at the Benaki Museum of Islamic Art, Athens. – photo post 📞

Mar 4, 2018: Wall tiles painted with split-leaves revolving around a rosette, c. 1560 - at the Benaki Museum of 
 – photo post 📞

Mar 4, 2018: Testing RSS to Pnut as a Service (RTPaaS) for cross-posting my Micro.blog feed to pnut.io.

Mar 2, 2018: Snow days. – photo post 📞

Feb 28, 2018: Bobby Klein’s best photograph: Jim Morrison has a beer for breakfast. – photo post 📞

Feb 26, 2018: Edna St Vincent Millay is one of my favourite poets - just noticed and appreciated this article, 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 25, 2018: Athens (stylised by Google) – photo post 📞

Feb 24, 2018: Two great games of rugby 🏉 in the Six Nations today. Neither result went the way I would have liked, 


Feb 24, 2018: Flight home delayed :( :) – photo post 📞

Feb 23, 2018: Last day in Athens – photo post 📞

Feb 23, 2018: Parko Navarinou – photo post 📞

Feb 21, 2018: Retsina at the Acropolis Museum🍷 – photo post 📞

Feb 21, 2018: Kerameikos Cemetery Reliefs Photo I: A relief of the deceased girl Korallion, shown seated, holding out her hand to her husband. 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 21, 2018: I was very impressed with the ancient cemetery site of Kerameikos in Athens today. The small museum 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 20, 2018: Hobbling around the Temple of Hephaestus. – photo post 📞

Feb 20, 2018: Just visited Athens Gasworks. We were practically the only people there ;) – photo post 📞

Feb 20, 2018: Fava and aubergine salad at Café Avissinia. – photo post 📞

Feb 19, 2018: Arrived in Athens for a five day stay. In quite a ‘budget’ area but found a little cafe down an 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 14, 2018: Happy Death of Captain Cook! I know it seems to gets more commercialized every year, but let’s 


Feb 11, 2018: Villa beat the Blues to win the local derby and go up to second place in the Championship Aston 


Feb 10, 2018: Out of Order. – photo post 📞

Feb 10, 2018: Really enjoyed England vs Wales 🏉 today. Result for England was just about deserved, Jonny May was 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 10, 2018: Twickenham Fine Ales 🍺

Feb 9, 2018: Checked in at Premier Inn London Kingston Upon Thames

Feb 9, 2018: Checked in at Starbucks. Membury Services, M4.

Feb 8, 2018: Watching Hairy Bikers' Mediterranean Adventure Episode 6/6 Mainland Spain. Some great looking food, 


Feb 4, 2018: Match ended Italy 15-46 England - Italy deserved probably deserved more, played well, but very happy 


Feb 4, 2018: Italy vs England in the Six Nations for the final match of the weekend. I’d love to be in Rome 


Feb 3, 2018: France vs Ireland - great French defence, outstanding French try, game won for Ireland by Johnny 


Feb 3, 2018: Finding France vs Ireland quite tame compared to the Wales game earlier today. 🏉

Feb 3, 2018: Wow - sixth consecutive win for Villa. A brilliant sporting Saturday! ⚜ Aston Villa 3-2 Burton 


Feb 3, 2018: So, Wales 34-7 Scotland in the Six Nations opener. Very pleased with the result but tomorrow and 


Feb 3, 2018: Great to have a Micro.blog page for posts about rugby in time for the 2018 Six Nations opening 


Feb 3, 2018: Pre-rugby 🏉 breakfast at Delico Deli, Aberdare. – photo post 📞

Feb 2, 2018: Now reading The Outrun by Amy Liptrot 📚 – photo post 📞

Jan 31, 2018: Japanese, Indian, Middle Eastern, North African and Italian ingredients from Sous Chef - let the 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 25, 2018: Sunlit test from my Instagram account. – photo post 📞

Jan 25, 2018: First test photo from Sunlit – photo post 📞

Jan 24, 2018: Legend of the Fall – Mark E Smith kept swinging to the end 🎵

Jan 24, 2018: New Face in Hell 🎵 – Mark E Smith, lead singer with The Fall, dies aged 60. So many hours of my life 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 24, 2018: Ursula K Le Guin, sci-fi and fantasy author, dies aged 88. The Dispossessed has always been one of 


Jan 23, 2018: Xylouris White – Only Love 🎵

Jan 22, 2018: St. David’s Hall, Cardiff for La Traviata. – photo post 📞

Jan 22, 2018: Checked in at St David’s Hall

Jan 22, 2018: Checked in at Cafe Citta. Cardiff, linguine & wine 🍷

Jan 20, 2018: Checked in at Delico Deli. Aberdare, large Americano and a cheese and onion pasty. – photo post 📞

Jan 16, 2018: Quite ridiculous! - A new trend to ‘coordinate’ the look of your library by turning the spines to 


Jan 15, 2018: My kitchen bookcase is getting a little overcrowded. 📚 – photo post 📞

Jan 14, 2018: Now reading a biography - D. H. Lawrence - The Life of Outsider by John Worthen. 📚 – photo post 📞

Jan 14, 2018: I used to sporadically keep a record of the books I was reading on a Tumblr blog at 


Jan 14, 2018: Sea bass grilled, served with a borlotti bean and mushroom stew and broccoli stir fried with chilli 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 14, 2018: Not quite the weather for a BBQ, but planning to charcoal grill some sea bass on our balcony. May 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 10, 2018: What’s not to love! – 🏏 and 🎵 – Sticky Wickets by The Duckworth Lewis Method

Jan 10, 2018: Just noticed that there were updates to Apple AirPort firmware released in December - AirPort Base 


Jan 10, 2018: Interesting brief survey of the history, themes and current state of dystopian fiction in this BBC 


Jan 5, 2018: Accidental Tech Podcast 255: The Thermal Paste Lottery @atpfm filled my flight home from Rome almost 


Jan 5, 2018: Checked in at Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport (FCO) (Aeroporto di Roma Fiumicino)

Jan 5, 2018: Checked in at Chicco di Grano. Final lunch in Rome. Seren having spaghetti al pomodoro again… – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2018: Through the Keyhole. – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2018: Early morning view from Trajan’s Forum. – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2018: Grave of John Keats in the Non-Catholic Cemetery, Rome – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2018: The Colosseum – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2018: Circus Maximus – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2018: Checked in at Taverna Volpetti. Pasta.

Jan 3, 2018: Lights! – photo post 📞

Jan 3, 2018: Checked in at Trattoria Al 19. Brilliant meal! – photo post 📞

Jan 3, 2018: Keats-Shelley House – photo post 📞

Jan 3, 2018: Spot the coins … – photo post 📞

Jan 3, 2018: Checked in at Antica Enoteca. Pizza & wine.

Jan 3, 2018: Checked in at Fondazione Keats-Shelley Memorial

Jan 3, 2018: Checked in at Antico CaffÚ Greco. Espresso con panna. – photo post 📞

Jan 3, 2018: Checked in at Antico CaffÚ Greco. Espresso con panna.

Jan 2, 2018: Colosseum – photo post 📞

Jan 2, 2018: Denise at Er Baretto, Rome. – photo post 📞

Jan 2, 2018: Seren at Er Baretto, Rome. – photo post 📞

Jan 2, 2018: Checked in at Er Baretto

Jan 2, 2018: Checked in at Bristol Airport (BRS). Rome bound.

Dec 31, 2017: Checked in at Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). New Year’s Eve curry.

Dec 30, 2017: Checked in at Bradley’s Coffee

Dec 26, 2017: Checked in at The Sticks Hotel, Llanstephan

Dec 26, 2017: Checked in at Llansteffan Beach. A short and rainy walk.

Dec 25, 2017: Checked in at Foelcwan Farm. Xmas Dinner.

Dec 23, 2017: Checked in at David’s Italian Restaurant – photo post 📞

Dec 23, 2017: Checked in at Delico Deli. Coffee pre-last minute Xmas shopping.

Dec 21, 2017: There’s a nice compilation of 2017 ‘Albums of the Year’ lists at 


Dec 20, 2017: The first Christmas card designed by John Callcott Horsley in 1843. – photo post 📞

Dec 14, 2017: Average wine glass capacity has increased from 66ml in the 1700s to 417ml in the 2000s, with the 


Dec 9, 2017: Despite overnight snow we still managed to receive a delivery of a fine selection of Italian, 
 – photo post 📞

Dec 9, 2017: Slightly snowy outlook from my front door this morning – photo post 📞

Dec 7, 2017: Many years ago I used to cook Sarah Brown’s Red Dragon Pie from her Vegetarian Kitchen book. I 


Dec 7, 2017: To cook ― The perfect panforte

Dec 6, 2017: Bitcoin energy consumption ― Bitcoin Mining Now Consuming More Electricity Than 159 Countries 


Dec 6, 2017: Posting from newly released MarsEdit 4. Great work @danielpunkass!

Dec 5, 2017: Bookmark ― an interesting short article about the Welsh artist Augustus John by Colin Ward.

Dec 4, 2017: Have had BBC Test Match Special on all morning. Great coverage and an exciting couple of hours of 


Dec 4, 2017: Monday morning. Woken up to an England batting collapse in the second Ashes Test.

Dec 3, 2017: My daughter and her grandfather head for our local pub. – photo post 📞

Dec 3, 2017: Checked in at Rhoswenallt Inn. Sunday Lunch.

Dec 2, 2017: Wales 24-22 South Africa – photo post 📞

Dec 2, 2017: Cafe Citta, Cardiff – photo post 📞

Dec 2, 2017: Checked in at Cafe Citta. Italian lunch before going to Wales-South Africa at the Principality 


Dec 2, 2017: Checked in at Tiny Rebel. Pint of Compton Cricket Club.

Dec 1, 2017: Checked in at Watershed for Happy End – photo post 📞

Dec 1, 2017: Checked in at Mackenzies. Tapas, beer, wine.

Nov 30, 2017: Checked in at Rhoswenallt Inn. Quiz night.

Nov 29, 2017: 🔖 Ramen noodles with fresh greens and chilli miso www.theguardian.com

Nov 28, 2017: Going to have to try and get tickets to An Evening with King Crimson at St David’s Hall, 


Nov 27, 2017: 🔖 Illuminating India ― photography 1857–2017

Nov 26, 2017: Checked in at Mamma Mia. Italian Sunday lunch in Swansea.

Nov 25, 2017: Result! Preston North End 0-2 Aston Villa Season looking good so far. Consolidating a play-off 


Nov 25, 2017: 🔖 Sustainability taken a step too far? ― Goblet of fire: how spat-out wine is being turned into 


Nov 24, 2017: Heading to the Rhos – photo post 📞

Nov 24, 2017: 🔖 Instant gratification and total convenience and delivery ― How the sandwich consumed Britain

Nov 24, 2017: 🚫 Buy Nothing Day - Friday November 24th 2017 – #BuyNothingDay

Nov 23, 2017: Checked in at Rhoswenallt Inn. Dinner and possibly Quiz Night.

Nov 23, 2017: It's just not cricket! There seems to be about 10 mins worth of video clips of today’s Ashes play available for free 


Nov 21, 2017: What Other Pains will WoW Classic Bring? – this bought back a lot of memories of playing World of 


Nov 21, 2017: I was a little irritated when I found out that all the Ashes 2017 cricket coverage is going to be on 


Nov 20, 2017: Sri Lankan cooking tonight I recently bought this book ‘Hidden Kitchens of Sri Lanka’ by Bree Hutchins - from our 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 19, 2017: Pizza time 🍕 – photo post 📞

Nov 18, 2017: Checked in at Delico Deli. Saturday morning breakfast routine!

Nov 17, 2017: Micro.blog Photo Challenge Day Seven: “Shadow”. I haven’t been outside much in the 
 – photo post 📞

Nov 17, 2017: 🔖 The system is failing ― Tim Berners-Lee on the future of the web. (ht @adamprocter)

Nov 16, 2017: Micro.blog Photo Challenge Day Six: “Seasonal”. Fungi in the fallen leaves. – photo post 📞

Nov 15, 2017: Micro.blog Photo Challenge Day Five: “Liquid”. Reflections in the River Cynon. – photo post 📞

Nov 14, 2017: Micro.blog Photo Challenge Day Four: “Up Close”. Baby squid, taken during the 
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Nov 13, 2017: Micro.blog Photo Challenge Day Three: “On the Move”. – photo post 📞

Nov 12, 2017: Micro.blog Photo Challenge Day Two: “Tasty”. Greek style Sunday dinner - Vefa 
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Nov 12, 2017: 🔖 Keeping in mind for Xmas ― Joe Trivelli’s Italian Christmas recipes

Nov 11, 2017: Micro.blog Photo Challenge Day One: “Squares”. Taken on a short and muddy walk this 
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Nov 11, 2017: Checked in at Delico Deli. Coffee & toast.

Nov 11, 2017: Syd Arthur at Clwb Ifor Bach, Friday 10th November 2017 @sydarthurband @ClwbIforBach – photo post 📞

Nov 11, 2017: 🔖 It’s true, wind turbines are monstrous ― But I have learned to love them ― Alice O’Keeffe

Nov 10, 2017: Checked in at Clwb Ifor Bach for Syd Arthur

Nov 10, 2017: Checked in at Tiny Rebel

Nov 10, 2017: Queso de Cabrales - a brilliant blue cheese! – photo post 📞

Nov 10, 2017: Checked in at Bar 44. Tapas. One of the best places to eat in Cardiff!

Nov 10, 2017: Heading to Cardiff to see the outstanding Syd Arthur @sydarthurband at Clwb Ifor Bach tonight. – photo post 📞

Nov 9, 2017: Checked in at Cardiff University Julian Hodge Building. George Monbiot lecture.

Nov 8, 2017: Checked in at Yr Ieuan Ap Iago (Wetherspoon). Five-bean chilli and a pint of Spitfire.

Nov 8, 2017: Checked in at Merthyr Tydfil College. Parents Evening.

Nov 8, 2017: Checked in at SSE Swalec Stadium. RM Seminar time.

Nov 6, 2017: Checked in at Clwb Ifor Bach for Mark Eitzel.

Nov 6, 2017: Frost & fog this morning. – photo post 📞

Nov 4, 2017: Checked in at Delico Deli. Saturday breakfast.

Oct 30, 2017: Sunny morning in Monmouth – photo post 📞

Oct 30, 2017: Checked in at The Gate House. More Wye Valley Hopfather! – photo post 📞

Oct 29, 2017: Checked in at The Whitebrook. Restaurant with rooms — www.thewhitebrook.co.uk

Oct 29, 2017: Checked in at The Robin Hood Inn. Had to have a beer (Doombar) here as it’s Monmouth’s oldest 


Oct 29, 2017: Checked in at Monnow Bridge – photo post 📞

Oct 29, 2017: Checked in at The Gate House. Wye Valley Brewery - The Hopfather

Oct 27, 2017: Checked in at Rummer Tavern. Pint of Boss Blonde

Oct 27, 2017: Checked in at Fernhill Railway Station (FER) – photo post 📞

Oct 27, 2017: Another Twitter irritation I haven’t come across before! – photo post 📞

Oct 27, 2017: The Chronikler 🔖 Bookmark ― The Chronikler – “a thought provoking trip through both the main avenues and back 


Oct 26, 2017: A touch of mist – photo post 📞

Oct 25, 2017: Testing OwnYourSwarm by Aaron Parecki @aaronpk. Seems to work faultlessly and nice to see it feeds 


Oct 25, 2017: Checked in at Peace Park – photo post 📞

Oct 25, 2017: Checked in at Aberdare Railway Station (ABA). Testing a Swarm feed

Oct 23, 2017: Checked in at Mountain Ash Comprehensive

Oct 19, 2017: 🔖 Still photographs spring to life

Oct 17, 2017: 🔖 An Animated Introduction to Michel de Montaigne

Oct 16, 2017: The Russian Revolution: then and now photographs

Oct 16, 2017: 🔖 WPA2 security vulnerability ― ‘All wifi networks’ are vulnerable to hacking, security 


Oct 13, 2017: Early Bird tickets booked ― Merthyr Rising Festival 2018 - Music, arts, and ideas at the birthplace 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 11, 2017: The Gentle Good @ghbonello at Clwb Ifor Bach – photo post 📞

Oct 11, 2017: Café Cittá, Cardiff - superb home-cooked Italian meal, already booked again for Wales-RSA rugby 🏉 in 
 – photo post 📞

Oct 11, 2017: 🍺 Small Bar, Cardiff for a pint of Grey Trees’ Afghan Pale Ale

Oct 11, 2017: Time for a quick feed test …

Oct 11, 2017: Morning – photo post 📞

Oct 8, 2017: October, but great weather, so I’m barbecuing a mackerel – photo post 📞

Oct 8, 2017: 🎶 Listening to ― Ruins / Adfeilion by The Gentle Good

Oct 6, 2017: 🌕 Full moon this morning – photo post 📞

Oct 4, 2017: Farewell to The Matrix ― Physicists find we’re not living in a computer simulation

Oct 1, 2017: 🎶 Listening to ― american dream by LCD Soundsystem on Apple Music

Sep 30, 2017: 🍷 I’ve got to admit that I am seduced by interesting wine labels. In this case the wine is also 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 27, 2017: Amazon still lags behind Apple, Google in Greenpeace renewable energy report – a few months old, but 


Sep 25, 2017: 🔖 Bookmark ― Tim Roth: touching evil in Michael Haneke’s Funny Games

Sep 25, 2017: The shorter your sleep, the shorter your life The new sleep science – An adult sleeping only 6.75 hours a night would be predicted to live only to 


Sep 24, 2017: … and I still base my nut roast on a recipe in my 30+ year old Cranks recipe book. Can’t be 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 23, 2017: The best dried oregano 🌿 I’ve ever found! – photo post 📞

Sep 23, 2017: 🔖 Bookmark ― iPhone 8 Plus Camera Review: India — Austin Mann (ht @moridin)

Sep 21, 2017: 🎶 Listening to ― Golden Eagle by Holly Macve on Apple Music

Sep 21, 2017: 🔖 Bookmark ― Natan Dvir — some interesting photographs.

Sep 20, 2017: 🔖 Bookmark ― Wine, protest and Macron: why southern French wine producers are so angry

Sep 20, 2017: Cooked these tonight ― Aloo Paratha (Indian Potato Stuffed Flatbread) ― Delicious!

Sep 20, 2017: Revived my old Samsung Q1 after several years of it sitting in a drawer and have actually been using 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2017: Extensive pruning of the trees along the lane leading to my house has opened up the view across the 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 17, 2017: Photographing the rather bleak Carlisle Castle on a rather bleak day. – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2017: 🍷 – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2017: 🔖Bookmark ― Mary Shelley review – sturdy literary biopic fails to resurrect spirit of author ― but I 


Sep 12, 2017: Watched an Apple event live for the first time, to see the iPhone X. But possibly more impressed 


Sep 12, 2017: Superduper! by @dnanian saves the day again for me. My work 2011 iMac, rendered almost unusable by 


Sep 10, 2017: Impressed by this ethical business initiative: The Brewdog Unicorn Fund ― Giving away 20% of our 


Sep 9, 2017: 🔖Bookmark ― Giant toddler peers over US-Mexico border wall

Sep 5, 2017: 🔖Bookmark ― Brew period: the craft beer labels that are works of art

Sep 3, 2017: Tapas at Bar 44 Another delicious tapas meal at Bar 44 in Cardiff last night. Their Cabrales blue cheese was a 


Sep 1, 2017: Really like the Safari Extension in MarsEdit 4 Public Beta - got mine configured to create a 


Aug 31, 2017: 🔖Bookmarking ― A nice bit of squirrel: should we chow down a diet of invasive species?

Aug 30, 2017: Importing bookmarks from Chrome to Safari works a lot better now than I remember from the past.

Aug 20, 2017: Fruit Bats at Green Man Festival @Fruit_Bats @GreenManFest – photo post 📞

Aug 20, 2017: Oh noes! @GreyTreesBrewer @GreenManFest #beer – photo post 📞

Aug 16, 2017: Veritas technical support @veritastechllc far outdid Microsoft technical support @MicrosoftHelps in 


Aug 11, 2017: Old servers out, data migrated to new servers, tidier server room! Next stage is upgrading to Server 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 4, 2017: The great Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley was born #OnThisDay in 1792 - The Later Romantics

Aug 3, 2017: Interesting article by Gladstone Small about Lawrence Rowe in the August 2017 edition of The 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 3, 2017: Enjoying my final Fix in Greece – photo post 📞

Aug 1, 2017: House of Alexandros Papadiamantis – photo post 📞

Aug 1, 2017: Reflecting on Skiathos town – photo post 📞

Jul 28, 2017: “Wealth is walking into any bookshop and buying any book you want without looking at the price 


Jul 26, 2017: BBQ Toolbox - It’s a barbecue … in a toolbox - from @whatsamadder on Twitter, always a 


Jul 26, 2017: Even on holiday, not thinking about work, the death of Flash makes me happy: Adobe is ending 


Jul 25, 2017: Skiathos town – photo post 📞

Jul 25, 2017: …with a view! – photo post 📞

Jul 25, 2017: Tapas time… – photo post 📞

Jul 24, 2017: Crib time – photo post 📞

Jul 24, 2017: We’re staying in a room about 12’x15' - impressed that there is an illuminated exit sign 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 24, 2017: Looking across to mainland Greece from Skiathos – photo post 📞

Jul 24, 2017: Agia Paraskevi beach – photo post 📞

Jul 24, 2017: Cheese pies on the beach for breakfast – photo post 📞

Jul 23, 2017: Third night of delicious food in Skiathos - grilled sea bass – photo post 📞

Jul 22, 2017: Just started reading the first of Peter F. Hamilton’s Chronicle of the Fallers Series - two 


Jul 22, 2017: Greece needs bigger tables (or maybe we should order less food) … – photo post 📞

Jul 22, 2017: Trying out Micro.blog cross posting to Facebook.

Jul 21, 2017: €5.50 for 1.5l of Kourtaki retsina in Skiathos supermarket :) Has to be done!

Jul 15, 2017: 🊇 – photo post 📞

Jul 15, 2017: Up close and personal 🊇 – photo post 📞

Jul 15, 2017: Curiously, a bat just decided to land on my doorstep. – photo post 📞

Jul 8, 2017: BBQ imminent … – photo post 📞

Jul 2, 2017: Broken hammock replaced :) – photo post 📞

Jun 23, 2017: Playlist: Death in Vegas feat. Liam Gallagher♫Scorpio Rising Chris Isaak♫Wicked Game Blondie♫Hanging 


Jun 21, 2017: A poplar hawk-moth has appeared in my server room. – photo post 📞

Jun 18, 2017: Hot day = Ouzo night – photo post 📞

Jun 18, 2017: Had a hammock disaster :( – photo post 📞

Jun 17, 2017: Talk & The Optimist - D. H. Lawrence – photo post 📞

Jun 15, 2017: Prompt delivery from Sous Chef @SousChefTweet - in time for some weekend cooking :) – photo post 📞

Jun 10, 2017: Some excellent gins at Cardiff Gin Festival but queue times at bars really needs sorting out 
 – photo post 📞

Jun 10, 2017: Royal Gun Salute outside Cardiff City Hall – photo post 📞

Jun 8, 2017: Early to vote in the rain – photo post 📞

Jun 1, 2017: ICC Champions Trophy 2017 starts today - nice to see a Google Doodle celebrating it. 🏏 – photo post 📞

May 31, 2017: Wine glasses have increased in size from a capacity of 65ml 300 years ago to 450ml today - 🔖 Bigger 


May 30, 2017: Yanis Varoufakis at the Hay Festival

May 29, 2017: Bought the book, not so convinced by the wine … #Hay30 @yanisvaroufakis – photo post 📞

May 29, 2017: Just seen Yanis Varoufakis @yanisvaroufakis speaking at Hay Festival - very impressed! #HayFestival

May 29, 2017: And finally - Alabama 3 headlining Sunday night at Merthyr Rising - Superb!@TheAlabama3 
 – photo post 📞

May 29, 2017: Fantastic to see the Grey Trees brewery bar at the Merthyr Rising festival - enjoyed great beer all 
 – photo post 📞

May 28, 2017: Stereo MCs headlining Merthyr Rising on Saturday night – photo post 📞

May 28, 2017: Merthyr Rising festival on Sunday 28th May @merthyrrising – photo post 📞

May 27, 2017: Pretty Vicious in Penderyn Square, Merthyr Tydfil on Friday night. – photo post 📞

May 27, 2017: Weekend is sorted! Merthyr Rising www.merthyrrising.uk – photo post 📞

May 26, 2017: Valley view – photo post 📞

May 24, 2017: The Crucible opening set – photo post 📞

May 19, 2017: Echobelly at The Globe, Cardiff - Thursday 18th May 2017 – photo post 📞

May 14, 2017: 10C REFUND AT COLLECTION POINTS WHEN SOLD IN SA - why don’t more countries do this on canned 
 – photo post 📞

May 14, 2017: Beavertown Smog Rocket Smoked Porter - unfiltered, unpasteurised, natural beer from 
 – photo post 📞

May 12, 2017: When broadcasting 4:3 programmes for widescreen television do we really need bright pink borders - 
 – photo post 📞

May 9, 2017: The Line – photo post 📞

May 7, 2017: Nice evening – photo post 📞

May 6, 2017: Watching Indian Premier League cricket - Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rising Pune Supergiant. David 


May 4, 2017: I’ve been polled! #vote – photo post 📞

May 4, 2017: Walking home – photo post 📞

May 3, 2017: Adults in the Room by Yanis Varoufakis review – one of the greatest political memoirs ever?

May 2, 2017: Afon Cynon – photo post 📞

May 2, 2017: A fantastique test photo from the micro.blog iOS app – photo post 📞

May 2, 2017: Twitter archive for TheDimPause now imported into this micro.blog

May 2, 2017: How sweet it is to sit and read the tales Of mightiest poets and to hear the while Sweet music, 


Apr 26, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Manic Street Preachers (18), Karajan, BPO, Ferras (10), Julian Cope (9), 


Apr 21, 2017: Great #coffee in St. Mary Street, Cardiff @coffeeheavenuk - very good smoked salmon, cream cheese 


Apr 21, 2017: Patrick Jones #poetry at Tramshed Cardiff @TramshedCF @heretic101 #Hipstamatic 


Apr 19, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (87), Sigmatropic (35), Nick Cave & The Bad 


Apr 12, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Cornershop (18), Baudo, LPO (5), Fischer, Budapest Festival Orchestra (4), 


Apr 5, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Simple Minds (21), Blondie (20), The Breeders (20), Magdalena KoÅŸená (11) & 


Mar 29, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: BBC Radio 4 (5), Davis, Staatskapelle Dresden (4), Glenn Gould (4), Julian Cope 


Mar 22, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: The Walkabouts (28), Glenn Gould (23), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau; Jörg Demus (14), 


Mar 17, 2017: Just got home from work to find this in our garden … #cows https://t.co/uXWTaGkU63

Mar 15, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Elbow (38), Brasstronaut (36), Electric Light Orchestra (28), Julian Cope (25) 


Mar 11, 2017: RT @BBCInOurTime: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, conceived in a long summer storm in 1816, was 


Mar 8, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Bruce Springsteen (62), Cabaret Voltaire (37), Camper Van Beethoven (28), Ian 


Mar 1, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau; Jörg Demus (30), FurtwÀngler, VPO (10), Samuel Rhodes, 


Feb 22, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Mark Padmore; Paul Lewis (24) & Janine Jansen, Boris Brovtsyn, Amihai Grosz, 


Feb 15, 2017: Edna St.Vincent Millay #poetry https://t.co/q8JHFlTJQJ

Feb 15, 2017: ♫ My Top 3 #lastfm artists: Glenn Gould (28), Tinariwen (13) & BBC Radio 4 (1) via @tweeklyfm 


Feb 13, 2017: #cricket (Joe Root appointed England Test captain with Ben Stokes his deputy | Sport | The Guardian) 


Feb 8, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Elbow (20), Sundara Karma (17), Xylouris White (11), Mark Padmore and Nicholas 


Feb 1, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: PJ Harvey (58), GE Podcast Theater / Panoply / The Message (19), King Creosote 


Jan 31, 2017: Yanis Varoufakis: Europeans should be excited about Benoît Hamon winning the French presidency 


Jan 25, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: BBC Radio 4 (8), Leonard Cohen (3), Elbow (2), King Gizzard & The Lizard 


Jan 22, 2017: RT @BBCInOurTime: Lord Byron, poet, was born #OnThisDay 1788 https://t.co/Vophborhnx

Jan 21, 2017: Here I Am #books #reading #nowreading https://t.co/lJnYtCaZae

Jan 18, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Scott Walker (28), Tinariwen (21), BBC Radio 4 (7), Leonard Cohen (5) & 


Jan 11, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: B.B. King (25), Arcade Fire (20), Throwing Muses (20), Ultra Vivid Scene (20) 


Jan 4, 2017: Fallen via Instagram bit.ly/2hSA8q4 – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2017: Training via Instagram bit.ly/2hSDzNq – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2017: Reflecting via Instagram bit.ly/2j9y4Mn – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2017: Bridging via Instagram bit.ly/2iAy7Q4 – photo post 📞

Jan 4, 2017: ♫ #lastfm artists: Cornershop (55), Handley, RLPO (29), The Doors (22), The Cardigans (21) & 


Dec 28, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Federico García Lorca y La Argentinita (69), Robert Johnson (42), Leonard Cohen 


Dec 26, 2016: Llansteffan Castle via Instagram bit.ly/2iwob6S – photo post 📞

Dec 26, 2016: Daffodils blooming on Boxing Day via Instagram bit.ly/2i7zyDb – photo post 📞

Dec 26, 2016: RT @KP24: Cricket properly back on terrestrial TV here in UK right now - @cricketon5! Soooo good! 


Dec 22, 2016: Ca' Rezzonico selfie via Instagram bit.ly/2hdzHGF – photo post 📞

Dec 22, 2016: Palazzi Mocenigo via Instagram bit.ly/2hcIM2j – photo post 📞

Dec 21, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Cabaret Voltaire (19), Van der Graaf Generator (14), Baker Gurvitz Army (12), Guy 


Dec 20, 2016: Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari via Instagram bit.ly/2gYCdgn – photo post 📞

Dec 14, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Gong (132), Xylouris White (50), Tinariwen (31), XTC (25) & Throwing 


Dec 7, 2016: ♫ My Top 2 #lastfm artists: Gong (12) & Mitski (11) via @tweeklyfm #music

Nov 30, 2016: ♫ My Top 2 #lastfm artists: The Barker Band (16) & St. Petersburg String Quartet (10) via 


Nov 20, 2016: Sunday Sourdough via Instagram bit.ly/2g6LG5p – photo post 📞

Nov 20, 2016: Early early morning snow - melting fast via Instagram bit.ly/2ftjQjT – photo post 📞

Nov 16, 2016: ♫ My Top 3 #lastfm artists: Kristin Hersh (24), EinstÃŒrzende Neubauten (11) & Gong (8) via 


Nov 10, 2016: Deer in Cardiff via Instagram bit.ly/2fGikKS – photo post 📞

Nov 9, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Kristin Hersh (36), Gong (15), Syd Arthur (15), Elton John (2) & 


Nov 4, 2016: Cardiff cranes via Instagram bit.ly/2fCMdR4 – photo post 📞

Nov 2, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Xylouris White (73), Kristin Hersh (59), Pixies (24), Leonard Cohen (11) & 


Oct 26, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Syd Arthur (51), The Clash (29), Dexys Midnight Runners (24), Evgeny Kissin (23) 


Oct 19, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Bent Knee (22), Red Martian (16), SEXWITCH (6), BBC Radio 4 (4) & 


Oct 15, 2016: 8th September 1888 | Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 - 1 Aston Villa | First day of the Football League | 


Oct 12, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Walter Gieseking (27), Chumbawamba (23), Bartok Quartet (19), Baker Gurvitz Army 


Oct 11, 2016: Ben Ottewell via Instagram bit.ly/2dHwLzk – photo post 📞

Oct 10, 2016: Squashed via Instagram bit.ly/2dP3Rg8 – photo post 📞

Oct 7, 2016: Sir Tom Jones via Instagram bit.ly/2dSfZkj – photo post 📞

Oct 5, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Bent Knee (69), Björk (35), Cabaret Voltaire (31), Neu! (24) & Manic Street 


Oct 1, 2016: Dà Mhìle Seaweed Gin via Instagram bit.ly/2cJoV5j – photo post 📞

Sep 30, 2016: Big, Big, Big Red Wine via Instagram bit.ly/2d254zg – photo post 📞

Sep 30, 2016: Big, Big, Big Red Wine @ Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff https://t.co/YePExetTdw

Sep 28, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Gang of Four (27), Young Marble Giants (23), Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott 


Sep 21, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Fay Hield (3), The Doors (3), Ezza (2), Gun Outfit (2) & Neu! (2) 


Sep 18, 2016: Abergavenny Food Festival means Little Rumba via Instagram [bit.ly/2czEiDt](http://bit.ly/2czEiDt) – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2016: The Great Gatsby via Instagram [bit.ly/2d823OI](http://bit.ly/2d823OI) – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2016: Biltong and Cider via Instagram [bit.ly/2d3KaEI](http://bit.ly/2d3KaEI) – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2016: Abergavenny Food Festival via Instagram [bit.ly/2czH4Fy](http://bit.ly/2czH4Fy) – photo post 📞

Sep 18, 2016: Early at Abergavenny Food Festival via Instagram [bit.ly/2cUCWlZ](http://bit.ly/2cUCWlZ) – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Gang of Four (27), EinstÃŒrzende Neubauten (18), Enrique Morente (13), Etran 


Sep 7, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: The Fall (95), Cornershop (76), King Crimson (63), Glenn Gould (61) 


Aug 31, 2016: ♫ My Top 2 #lastfm artists: Edna St. Vincent Millay (5) & Louis MacNeice (2) via @tweeklyfm 


Aug 26, 2016: Calm, crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean via Instagram bit.ly/2bFPSf3 – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2016: Hazy balcony sunset via Instagram bit.ly/2bOmxLm – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Poe (18), Echo & the Bunnymen (16), The Doors (16), Melody Gardot 


Aug 17, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Gun Outfit (21), Laura Marling (21), Guerrero, Nashville SO, Binelli (6), Cabaret 


Aug 10, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Au Pairs (24), Gun Outfit (12), Haitink, Concertgebouw O., Perahia (6), The 


Aug 3, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: XTC (16), Hector Zazou (12), Benjamin Clementine (11), Haitink, Concertgebouw O., 


Jul 27, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Laura Marling (25), Robert Tear, Philip Ledger (23), Mark Padmore and Nicholas 


Jul 20, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: EinstÃŒrzende Neubauten (13), Belle and Sebastian (6), The Doors (3), The Unthanks 


Jul 13, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: The Doors (24), Belle and Sebastian (22), BBC Radio 4 (8), Guy Garvey (7) & 


Jul 8, 2016: RT @britishlibrary: Percy Bysshe Shelley died #otd in 1822. Explore how he came to write his poem 


Jul 6, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: The Smashing Pumpkins (27), Estrella Morente (14), Islaja (13), Public Image Ltd. 


Jun 29, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: BBC Radio 4 (15), Gun Outfit (5), Algiers (2), Laura Marling (2) & 


Jun 25, 2016: Rajah Rammohun Roy via Instagram bit.ly/28V722L – photo post 📞

Jun 22, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: XTC (89), EinstÃŒrzende Neubauten (37), Cornershop (33), Gun Outfit (11) & The 


Jun 19, 2016: Father's Day via Instagram [bit.ly/1W7APKd](http://bit.ly/1W7APKd) – photo post 📞

Jun 15, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Fay Hield (25), EinstÃŒrzende Neubauten (18), Knifeworld (16), Benjamin Clementine 


Jun 8, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Takács Quartet (8), Janine Jansen, Boris Brovtsyn, Amihai Grosz, Maxim Rysanov, 


Jun 1, 2016: Steyn bowling via Instagram bit.ly/1UfmPc0 – photo post 📞

Jun 1, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Cornershop (46), Bartok Quartet (12), BBC Radio 4 (8), Lang Lang, VPO, Gergiev 


May 25, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Henry’s Funeral Shoe (50), Cornershop (12), Knifeworld (12), BBC Radio 4 


May 24, 2016: Lamphey Church via Instagram [bit.ly/1sz9pRr](http://bit.ly/1sz9pRr) – photo post 📞

May 24, 2016: Beach stroll via Instagram bit.ly/1OUucsU – photo post 📞

May 24, 2016: Freshwater East via Instagram [bit.ly/25kgJlV](http://bit.ly/25kgJlV) – photo post 📞

May 18, 2016: ♫ My Top 4 #lastfm artists: Radiohead (38), Laura Marling (28), XTC (14) & Lush (2) via 


May 14, 2016: Black & White via Instagram [bit.ly/1TdbjBp](http://bit.ly/1TdbjBp) – photo post 📞

May 14, 2016: Grey Trees via Instagram [bit.ly/27mBlIG](http://bit.ly/27mBlIG) – photo post 📞

May 11, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Radiohead (75), XTC (18), Melody Gardot (10), Troyka (6) & Ezza (5) 


May 4, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Mogwai (14), Björk (4), Sigmatropic (3), Slint (3) & Fay Hield (2) 


May 2, 2016: Grey May Day via Instagram [bit.ly/1Y34vq5](http://bit.ly/1Y34vq5) – photo post 📞

Apr 29, 2016: Skeleton mosaic found in Turkey - "Be cheerful and live your life" via Instagram bit.ly/26zvVte 🔖 History Blog – photo post 📞

Apr 27, 2016: ♫ My Top 2 #lastfm artists: Knifeworld (11) & Abbado, BPO (6) via @tweeklyfm #music

Apr 21, 2016: Trying BrewDog’s @BrewDog This. Is. Lager. I can confirm It. Is. Lager. and It. Is. Brilliant.🍺

Apr 20, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Etran Finatawa (13), The Doors (11), David Bowie (4), Portishead (4) 


Apr 17, 2016: Antarctic 100 Memorial via Instagram [bit.ly/1p9b1zl](http://bit.ly/1p9b1zl) – photo post 📞

Apr 17, 2016: Awaiting The Rite of Spring via Instagram [bit.ly/1VunN9G](http://bit.ly/1VunN9G) – photo post 📞

Apr 15, 2016: iPad carnage via Instagram [bit.ly/1qLc2z9](http://bit.ly/1qLc2z9) – photo post 📞

Apr 14, 2016: Ffresh Fish & Chips via Instagram [bit.ly/1p1tz4n](http://bit.ly/1p1tz4n) – photo post 📞

Apr 13, 2016: Garden visitor https://t.co/LN4tbzo6AM

Apr 13, 2016: Garden visitor via Instagram [bit.ly/1Vmu3Ad](http://bit.ly/1Vmu3Ad) – photo post 📞

Apr 13, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Glenn Gould (66), Guy Garvey (25), White Denim (21), Gun Outfit (16) 


Apr 8, 2016: I just finished walking 5.90 miles in 1h:52m:41s with #Endomondo #endorphins https://t.co/B1TmclX5ie

Apr 6, 2016: ♫ My Top 2 #lastfm artists: Federico García Lorca y La Argentinita (12) & White Denim (7) via 


Apr 3, 2016: Still hope for 150+ #ENGvWI #WT20Final #bbccricket

Apr 3, 2016: Following #ENGvWI #WT20Final from Cape Verde via #bbccricket Live Reporting - hope it’s not a 


Apr 2, 2016: Retro-gaming via Instagram [bit.ly/1POc2T8](http://bit.ly/1POc2T8) – photo post 📞

Apr 2, 2016: Sparrows for breakfast? via Instagram [bit.ly/1V155Gk](http://bit.ly/1V155Gk) – photo post 📞

Apr 1, 2016: Lighthouse via Instagram [bit.ly/25ASH3w](http://bit.ly/25ASH3w) – photo post 📞

Apr 1, 2016: Musical Dinner II via Instagram [bit.ly/1pQZFRg](http://bit.ly/1pQZFRg) – photo post 📞

Apr 1, 2016: Musical Dinner I via Instagram [bit.ly/1Vg74FG](http://bit.ly/1Vg74FG) – photo post 📞

Apr 1, 2016: Looking back... via Instagram [bit.ly/1Vg6Deu](http://bit.ly/1Vg6Deu) – photo post 📞

Mar 31, 2016: Lonely beach photo via Instagram [bit.ly/1X0clQI](http://bit.ly/1X0clQI) – photo post 📞

Mar 31, 2016: Fishermen, Cape Verde via Instagram [bit.ly/25yFjgn](http://bit.ly/25yFjgn) – photo post 📞

Mar 31, 2016: Main square via Instagram [bit.ly/25yF3hg](http://bit.ly/25yF3hg) – photo post 📞

Mar 31, 2016: Santa Maria via Instagram [bit.ly/1RPMRHF](http://bit.ly/1RPMRHF) – photo post 📞

Mar 30, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Gun Outfit (69), Belle and Sebastian (55), New Order (47), Steve Mason (30) & 


Mar 29, 2016: Mystery object via Instagram [bit.ly/1The8BI](http://bit.ly/1The8BI) – photo post 📞

Mar 29, 2016: Small beer via Instagram [bit.ly/1RGdOu0](http://bit.ly/1RGdOu0) – photo post 📞

Mar 28, 2016: Jaipur & a bacon butty via Instagram [bit.ly/22GJOXp](http://bit.ly/22GJOXp) – photo post 📞

Mar 27, 2016: Rainbow over Manchester Airport via Instagram [bit.ly/1MKPhzI](http://bit.ly/1MKPhzI) – photo post 📞

Mar 23, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Nadia Reid (52), Fufanu (12), Gun Outfit (12), Astor Piazzolla (10) 


Mar 23, 2016: I just finished walking 1.15 miles in 18m:38s with #Endomondo #endorphins https://t.co/VEAA7NWYIw

Mar 22, 2016: I just finished walking 5.52 km in 1h:00m:04s with #Endomondo #endorphins https://t.co/MBquoRHF2v

Mar 19, 2016: Choices! #INDvPAK #cricket #WT20 or #WALvITA #rugby #6Nations?

Mar 18, 2016: Misty Fernhill via Instagram [bit.ly/1MrJxL3](http://bit.ly/1MrJxL3) – photo post 📞

Mar 16, 2016: Cardiff Bay, March 2016 via Instagram [bit.ly/1UA7WVd](http://bit.ly/1UA7WVd) – photo post 📞

Mar 16, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Nadia Reid (10), Fleetwood Mac (8), Portishead (7), Gang of Four (4) 


Mar 12, 2016: Tabasco is great! via Instagram [bit.ly/1RGea11](http://bit.ly/1RGea11) – photo post 📞

Mar 12, 2016: Twickenham feeling like Wales... via Instagram [bit.ly/1QOsl7E](http://bit.ly/1QOsl7E) – photo post 📞

Mar 12, 2016: The Prince Blucher, Twickenham Green via Instagram [bit.ly/1V0K4KY](http://bit.ly/1V0K4KY) – photo post 📞

Mar 11, 2016: Espresso & Grappa via Instagram [bit.ly/1LgIYc5](http://bit.ly/1LgIYc5) – photo post 📞

Mar 9, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: CHVRCHES (13), White Denim (13), Gun Outfit (12), The Doors (6) & King 


Feb 24, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Gergiev, Kirov Orch., Mariinsky Theatre (42), Genesis (15), Fidetzis, Athens 


Feb 21, 2016: England lose 6 wickets for 9 runs :( #RSAvEng #cricket

Feb 21, 2016: Time for a little #cricket then - #RSAvEng in the second and final match of the T20 series

Feb 20, 2016: GNU social: https://t.co/HaTtMvgNxo Friendica: https://t.co/8zf8hzHxuJ

Feb 19, 2016: Nice photo from the ECB prior to the start of RSAvENG T20 match in Cape Town #cricket #cricket 


Feb 18, 2016: Sunlight via Instagram [bit.ly/1XA9Bdl](http://bit.ly/1XA9Bdl) – photo post 📞

Feb 17, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Fay Hield (35), Savages (15), Misty In Roots (14), White Denim (10) 


Feb 11, 2016: Testing out a GNU social account.

Feb 10, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: White Denim (57), Golden Animals (11), Duke Garwood (10), The White Stripes (9) 


Feb 3, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Algiers (30), Songhoy Blues (14), St. Petersburg String Quartet (11), The Verve 


Jan 27, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Dub Syndicate (26), The Smashing Pumpkins (13), Dmitri Shostakovich (11), Algiers 


Jan 22, 2016: Photo Madness! via Instagram [bit.ly/1nE2fsY](http://bit.ly/1nE2fsY) – photo post 📞

Jan 20, 2016: "The frost has settled down upon the trees" via Instagram [bit.ly/1ZLVJ4G](http://bit.ly/1ZLVJ4G) – photo post 📞

Jan 20, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Tame Impala (19), David Bowie (12), Radiohead (9), Slint (9) & The 


Jan 13, 2016: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: David Bowie (60), The Smiths (51), Fleetwood Mac (40), Fay Hield (36) 


Jan 8, 2016: Charging via Instagram [bit.ly/1RdrkHF](http://bit.ly/1RdrkHF) – photo post 📞

Jan 6, 2016: ♫ #lastfm artists: Fleetwood Mac (84), David Bowie (21), Julia Holter (20), Gang of Four (13) & 


Dec 30, 2015: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Gang of Four (62), Crass (35), Camper Van Beethoven (20), Sigmatropic 


Dec 23, 2015: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Julia Holter (20), Songhoy Blues (15), Joy Division (14), Slint (9) 


Dec 16, 2015: ♫ My Top 2 #lastfm artists: The Pop Group (11) & Pond (11) via @tweeklyfm #music

Dec 9, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Tame Impala (23), Tear, Robert with Philip Ledger (19), Algiers (15) & Billy 


Dec 2, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Krček, Capella Istropolitana (64), Courtney Barnett (18), The Doors (11), Algiers 


Nov 25, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Melody Gardot (17), Algiers (11), Reigakusha, Sukeyasu Shiba (11), The Districts 


Nov 19, 2015: Melody Gardot in Cardiff via Instagram [bit.ly/1MEm9cR](http://bit.ly/1MEm9cR) – photo post 📞

Nov 18, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Ted Hughes (12), Echo & the Bunnymen (9), Jack Wallen (9), Sigmatropic (5) 


Nov 12, 2015: Burnt Graffiti via Instagram [bit.ly/1LbCcNx](http://bit.ly/1LbCcNx) – photo post 📞

Nov 11, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Tame Impala (36), Pond (15), Melody Gardot (15), Takács Quartet (13) & King 


Nov 11, 2015: QI: Percy Bysshe Shelley’s lost poem acquired by Oxford University https://t.co/MTIlqKeUYh

Nov 4, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: ElÄ«na Garanča (18), Melody Gardot (18), Bernstein, NYPO (6), Handley, RLPO, 


Oct 30, 2015: Too much music... via Instagram bit.ly/1ipOGu0 – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2015: Detail of the Picton memorial via Instagram [bit.ly/1k9LVxY](http://bit.ly/1k9LVxY) – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2015: General Picton memorial, Carmarthen via Instagram [bit.ly/1RB91IO](http://bit.ly/1RB91IO) – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2015: Tenby beach via Instagram [bit.ly/1igyjzS](http://bit.ly/1igyjzS) – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2015: Books via Instagram [bit.ly/1M1ydIi](http://bit.ly/1M1ydIi) – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2015: Tenby on a rainy day via Instagram [bit.ly/1GwLvMR](http://bit.ly/1GwLvMR) – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Karajan, BPO (43), July (14), Tom Robinson (11), Courtney Barnett (10) & LCP, 


Oct 21, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Rozhdestvensky, USSR Ministry of Culture SO (25), Tom Robinson (11), Reigakusha, 


Oct 17, 2015: The outstanding Starsailor in Bristol last night via Instagram bit.ly/1OAEo8o – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Yokoyama, Tsurata, Music Dept., Imperial Household (7), Portishead (5), Björk 


Oct 7, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Reigakusha, Sukeyasu Shiba (22), Ezza (11), Harnoncourt, Chamber Orchestra Of 


Sep 30, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Ezza (17), Ramshackle Union Band (11), Sigmatropic (7), John Matthias, Trinity 


Sep 26, 2015: Sun streaming in today via Instagram [bit.ly/1R8roFa](http://bit.ly/1R8roFa) – photo post 📞

Sep 26, 2015: I may be in the wrong place... via Instagram bit.ly/1iS96gg – photo post 📞

Sep 23, 2015: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Björk (14), Paco de Lucía (8), Richard James (5), Portishead (2) & 


Sep 9, 2015: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Fleetwood Mac (19), Melody Gardot (18), King Crimson (14), Björk (13) 


Sep 6, 2015: Preparing for Foo Fighters at Milton Keynes Bowl via Instagram [bit.ly/1KywnQx](http://bit.ly/1KywnQx) – photo post 📞

Sep 6, 2015: Drinking like a fish #boots #wine http://t.co/rGVDLqRlJR

Sep 6, 2015: Drinking like a fish via Instagram [bit.ly/1FqZcXu](http://bit.ly/1FqZcXu) – photo post 📞

Sep 6, 2015: Sunset over Iggy Pop at Milton Keynes Bowl via Instagram [bit.ly/1JYhL6o](http://bit.ly/1JYhL6o) – photo post 📞

Sep 3, 2015: Ready for King Crimson at St. David’s Hall http://t.co/SSRAhsUqi4 – photo post 📞

Sep 2, 2015: ♫ My Top 5 #lastfm artists: Darren Hanlon (46), Black Yaya (24), Ezza (17), The Breeders (15) & 


Aug 26, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Etran Finatawa (32), Ezza (27), Modeste Hugues (20), Nitin Sawhney (17) & 


Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #9 - The Drink via Instagram [bit.ly/1Jjhv4H](http://bit.ly/1Jjhv4H) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #8 - This is the Kit via Instagram [bit.ly/1JUHUZZ](http://bit.ly/1JUHUZZ) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #7 - Black YaYa via Instagram [bit.ly/1JgFGhX](http://bit.ly/1JgFGhX) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #6 - Tom Robinson via Instagram [bit.ly/1NyQYEs](http://bit.ly/1NyQYEs) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #5 - Darren Hanlon via Instagram [bit.ly/1JtkS6b](http://bit.ly/1JtkS6b) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #3 - Syd Arthur via Instagram [bit.ly/1PPBhar](http://bit.ly/1PPBhar) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #4 - Bombs via Instagram [bit.ly/1JjgCJs](http://bit.ly/1JjgCJs) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #2 - The Fall via Instagram [bit.ly/1NyQcqW](http://bit.ly/1NyQcqW) – photo post 📞

Aug 25, 2015: Green Man Festival #1 - Courtney Barnett, in silhouette via Instagram [bit.ly/1UaHZIv](http://bit.ly/1UaHZIv) – photo post 📞

Aug 19, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: The Walkabouts (105), Marika Hackman (42), Courtney Barnett (106), St. Vincent 


Aug 14, 2015: Sleeping pillion via Instagram bit.ly/1LamSqg – photo post 📞

Aug 14, 2015: Sunrise at Agios Nikolaos harbour via Instagram [bit.ly/1UGz0Ry](http://bit.ly/1UGz0Ry) – photo post 📞

Aug 13, 2015: A shed, a caravan and a small olive grove - what more could you want? via Instagram bit.ly/1DPk6UJ – photo post 📞

Aug 13, 2015: View of Agios Nikolaos whilst walking to Stoupa this morning via Instagram bit.ly/1P8Qi5W – photo post 📞

Aug 12, 2015: Agios Nikolaos at night via Instagram bit.ly/1h3Luo4 – photo post 📞

Aug 12, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Etran Finatawa (12), Terakaft (3), Linval Thompson (1), Thomas Newman (1) & 


Aug 11, 2015: Pantazi Beach via Instagram bit.ly/1N6yQk1 – photo post 📞

Aug 10, 2015: Sunset at Agios Nikolaos via Instagram bit.ly/1WcSmPT – photo post 📞

Aug 8, 2015: 2nd ball of Stokes' 2nd over in the Australian 2nd innings was the 1,000,000th legal delivery bowled 


Aug 5, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Etran Finatawa (10), Terakaft (4), Ali Farka Touré (3), Duke Garwood (3) & 


Jul 29, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Nitin Sawhney (18), The Fall (12), The Walkabouts (12), Fidetzis, Athens State 


Jul 22, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Radiohead (19), Duke Garwood (10), Son Lux (3), Camper Van Beethoven (2) & 


Jul 18, 2015: Portishead with Thom Yorke at Latitude 2015 via Instagram bit.ly/1J7TlLO – photo post 📞

Jul 18, 2015: Very good - Tom Robinson playing through a few songs pre-official slot via Instagram [bit.ly/1J6KjyE](http://bit.ly/1J6KjyE) – photo post 📞

Jul 18, 2015: Lake swimming at Latitude Festival via Instagram [bit.ly/1VdI6Gt](http://bit.ly/1VdI6Gt) – photo post 📞

Jul 15, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Benjamin Booker (24), Stornoway (12), Björk (10), tUnE-yArDs (10) & 


Jul 8, 2015: ♫ #lastfm artists: Björk (12), Hector Zazou (12), Melody Gardot (11), The Smashing Pumpkins (7) 


Jul 2, 2015: Sign The Ello Bill of Rights for Social Network Users from @elloword: https://t.co/nnDs5EjIxA

Jun 28, 2015: @NakedWines A little Boy Meets Girl was on the cards! … the @BMGwines A & R Shiraz 


Jun 27, 2015: Having the first wines we chose during the @NakedWines Cardiff tasting - order arrived today - as 


Jun 21, 2015: Craft ale danger! via Instagram [bit.ly/1LsogB7](http://bit.ly/1LsogB7) – photo post 📞

Jun 6, 2015: Pelléas et Mélisande / WNO via Instagram [bit.ly/1Me9DkX](http://bit.ly/1Me9DkX) – photo post 📞

Apr 7, 2015: Nearing the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain via Instagram bit.ly/1O3NeIT – photo post 📞

Feb 19, 2015: Browns Fish and Chips in Pembroke via Instagram [bit.ly/1EsHqmI](http://bit.ly/1EsHqmI) – photo post 📞

Feb 16, 2015: Cleddau Bridge II via Instagram [bit.ly/1AKobGr](http://bit.ly/1AKobGr) – photo post 📞

Feb 16, 2015: Cleddau Bridge via Instagram [bit.ly/1vQhRNh](http://bit.ly/1vQhRNh) – photo post 📞

Feb 15, 2015: Freshwater East via Instagram bit.ly/19l4KcH – photo post 📞

Dec 5, 2014: Just spent nearly an hour reconnecting about 50 keyboards and mice back into computers in four IT 


Oct 28, 2014: Tapas at the Rhoswenallt Inn tonight!

Sep 28, 2014: Pinot Noir Photo via Instagram bit.ly/1t7NHwX – photo post 📞

Sep 28, 2014: Reflections of Butty Bach Photo via Instagram bit.ly/1t7NGch – photo post 📞

Sep 27, 2014: Three Choirs Vineyard, near Newent Photo via Instagram bit.ly/Yqhusk – photo post 📞

Aug 10, 2014: …and fantastic wine, especially the Prosecco!

Aug 10, 2014: Good free wifi in The Wine Bar ! http://t.co/hFO2OLaHsO

Aug 9, 2014: Sun-drying tomatoes in Ravello – photo post 📞

Aug 8, 2014: Aglianico and Falanghina now added to the list of Italian wines I like! (Red and white respectively)

Aug 8, 2014: Ravello - outside the location where D. H. Lawrence wrote some of Lady Chatterley’s Lover 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 8, 2014: Vesuvius crater #2 – photo post 📞

Aug 8, 2014: Vesuvius crater #1 – photo post 📞

Aug 8, 2014: View over Naples from Vesuvius – photo post 📞

Aug 7, 2014: Tom having a little jig on the top of Vesuvius :) http://t.co/Htr12exSY8 – photo post 📞

Aug 6, 2014: In Herculaneum http://t.co/xFmPtqH6vu – photo post 📞

Aug 6, 2014: Bronze herm of a homeowner, Herculaneum – photo post 📞

Aug 6, 2014: Herculaneum – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2014: Memorial Arch, Pompeii – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2014: Navigating Pompeii http://t.co/3dvbfpjDlp – photo post 📞

Aug 3, 2014: Vesuvius from Sant Agnello – photo post 📞

Aug 3, 2014: First pizza in Italy! http://t.co/isACPBrrT5 – photo post 📞

Aug 1, 2014: …but #AutoAwesome doesn’t always get its panoramas quite right! http://t.co/cpLBEsYPQ5 – photo post 📞

Aug 1, 2014: Today I discovered that Google’s #AutoAwesome creates its own panoramas… 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 28, 2014: Two Spitfires overhead The Secret Garden Party – photo post 📞

Jul 28, 2014: The Emerald City The Secret Garden Party – photo post 📞

Jul 23, 2014: Mountains of tapas and mojitos this afternoon…now at Urban Tap House. http://t.co/rPMi7XKBzj

Jul 22, 2014: Tapas night at the Rhoswenallt Inn next Tuesday - we’ll be there!

Jul 17, 2014: RT @henrymoeranBBC: Well played Rahane - 103 on a difficult pitch. @HomeOfCricket looking superb in 


Jul 16, 2014: Quite like what Google’s #AutoAwesome has been doing to my photos - this one of Uplands, 
 – photo post 📞

Jul 10, 2014: Stations past and present – photo post 📞

Jul 10, 2014: Aberdare Station – photo post 📞

Jul 10, 2014: Michael Sobell Sports Centre, Aberdare – photo post 📞

Jun 29, 2014: Quails' eggs #2 – photo post 📞

Jun 29, 2014: Quails' eggs – photo post 📞

Jun 21, 2014: #ENG messed up the football #WorldCup, messing up the rugby #NZLvENG - hope the cricket #EngvSL 


Jun 8, 2014: Avebury – photo post 📞

Jun 8, 2014: Avebury stones – photo post 📞

Jun 8, 2014: Chiswick from on high Morning view over Chiswick from Hammersmith Premier Inn #London – photo post 📞

Jun 8, 2014: Arcade Fire Arcade Fire, Earl's Court, Saturday 7th June 2014 – photo post 📞

Jun 7, 2014: £11.60 for two 187ml glasses of wine??? :(

Jun 6, 2014: Now in St John the Evangelist church, Canton, paying for wine with “a donation of our 


May 17, 2014: Cardiff Bay from the barrage – photo post 📞

May 17, 2014: Tapas #food (@ La Cha Cha) http://t.co/NwmiZCw2Ge

May 13, 2014: 
time, like money, is measured by our needs. #qotd

May 8, 2014: Life wants padding. #QOTD

May 5, 2014: Old, worn out & faded – photo post 📞

May 1, 2014: Aberdare skyline – photo post 📞

Apr 27, 2014: Digger’s Gold from @greytreesbrewer fantastic on the Rhos today (@ Rhoswenallt Inn) 


Apr 24, 2014: Pwll Waun Cynon Nature Reserve – photo post 📞

Apr 24, 2014: From Middlemarch #QOTD http://t.co/jZ3gUKWu36

Apr 9, 2014: Elbow Elbow at the Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff on Tuesday 8th April 2014 – photo post 📞

Apr 8, 2014: Pizza - again! (at @PizzaExpress) http://t.co/Hz0yJ80Sko

Apr 1, 2014: Fog filling the Cynon Valley – photo post 📞

Mar 29, 2014: Pints of red wine @Manics http://t.co/3kQvEA1xzQ

Mar 29, 2014: Eating pizza (at @PizzaExpress) http://t.co/Op26pD7tdL

Mar 29, 2014: Nice light show with the music at #wt20 #bbccricket :)

Mar 29, 2014: Watching cricket #wt20 whilst drinking a Winter Warmer ale doesn’t seem right.

Mar 23, 2014: Kachikally Crocodile Pools Bakau, #TheGambia – photo post 📞

Mar 22, 2014: Clouds over Aberdare – photo post 📞

Mar 9, 2014: Kachikally Crocodile Pool, The Gambia Nests #TheGambia #pressgram – photo post 📞

Mar 4, 2014: Malaria tablets washed down with champagne…

Mar 1, 2014: High over North Africa High over North Africa Sunset en route to UK – photo post 📞

Jan 22, 2014: Five years' use of @LogMeIn now over - all removed from my computers and iOS devices. #logmeout 


Jan 17, 2014: Aberdare Station: Early morning coal train approaching #DiscoverPressgram – photo post 📞

Jan 17, 2014: Early morning coal train approaching Aberdare Station – photo post 📞

Jan 3, 2014: No electricity = candles + wine http://t.co/E2yuCRHBHh

Dec 22, 2013: Towy Sunset over the River Towy near Carmarthen – photo post 📞

Dec 7, 2013: The Station: My favourite #pub in Sutton Coldfield #pressgram http://t.co/GDsi86TnlL – photo post 📞

Dec 7, 2013: The Station My favourite #pub in Sutton Coldfield #pressgram – photo post 📞

Dec 6, 2013: Morning contrails: #sunrise #pressgram http://t.co/A1lNMJHt0K – photo post 📞

Dec 6, 2013: Morning contrails #sunrise #pressgram – photo post 📞

Nov 30, 2013: Cat by firelight – photo post 📞

Nov 11, 2013: Rusty Bridge Rusty #Autumn in the Cynon Valley – photo post 📞

Nov 4, 2013: KT Tunstall stage St. David’s Hall – photo post 📞

Nov 4, 2013: Shiraz and KT Tunstall KT Tunstall at St. David’s Hall, Cardiff tonight #Music – photo post 📞

Nov 2, 2013: Paul and Tina at the Bunch of Grapes, Pontypridd – photo post 📞

Oct 30, 2013: Arctic Monkeys Cardiff Motopoint Areana, Tuesday 29th October 2013 #arcticmonkeys #cardiff – photo post 📞

Oct 29, 2013: I believe I’m the only person drinking red wine in the Motopoint Arena #ArcticMonkeys

Oct 29, 2013: Tracks Fernhill: Green light #tracks #DiscoverPressgram http://t.co/02MgMiaGjp – photo post 📞

Oct 29, 2013: Tracks Fernhill Green light #tracks #DiscoverPressgram – photo post 📞

Oct 28, 2013: View from Peace Park There was some blue sky today in the #CynonValley – photo post 📞

Oct 14, 2013: Early morning - Streetlights, Aberdare – photo post 📞

Oct 9, 2013: Bar One – photo post 📞

Oct 7, 2013: Sunset over Cardiff Bay – photo post 📞

Sep 29, 2013: Cardiff Bay Millennium Centre – photo post 📞

Sep 28, 2013: Goes well with red wine! From http://t.co/m6BvrfPl60 http://t.co/iy19VF7cPe

Sep 28, 2013: Nice! Aston Villa 3-2 Man City http://t.co/usZKFE1Eyq

Sep 26, 2013: Fish and chips Fish and chips, Rhoswenallt Inn – photo post 📞

Sep 23, 2013: Abergavenny Food Festival Buying Welsh Cakes! – photo post 📞

Sep 23, 2013: Vietnamese Summer Roll Vietnamese tofu summer roll at the Abergavenny Food Festival – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2013: Severn Bridge Dreadful weather crossing the Severn Bridge – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2013: Pint of Bullshit Sweet potato and fig tagine - plus a pint of Bullshit – photo post 📞

Sep 15, 2013: Shakespearean character Stained glass at the RSC Theatres – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2013: Swan Theatre stage Stage set for opening of Titus Andronicus – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2013: @AbernantEagle Semi-jealous about being in Stratford and not at the cricket :(

Sep 14, 2013: Titus Andronicus Some light-hearted entertainment lined up for tonight! – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2013: Wild Beaver I haven't (yet) taken up the offer... – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2013: The bright day is done... Evening meal all done and posted! Can tell we're staying in Shakespeare's county :) – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2013: Apple dessert, White Swan Apple samosa, cinnamon panna cotta, apple sorbet, poached apples, toffee apple purée - White Swan, 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2013: Plaice main, White Swan Poached plaice in burnt caraway noisette, crayfish tortellini, saffron spiced white radish, candied 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2013: Salmon main, White Swan Pan roast salmon, mussels & cocoa bean chowder - White Swan, Stratford-upon-Avon #food – photo post 📞

Sep 14, 2013: Quail starter, White Swan Pan roast quail breast, confit leg, Scotch quail egg, spring onions, quinoa, radish - White Swan, 
 – photo post 📞

Sep 12, 2013: King prawn and chorizo linguine Rhoswenallt Inn evening meal – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2013: Usk Castle Trotsky at Usk Castle – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2013: Giant Hogweed Giant Hogweed at Usk Castle – photo post 📞

Sep 8, 2013: Rhod Gilbert Last night's entertainment was excellent! – photo post 📞

Sep 6, 2013: Moon and Chinese lantern Moon and Chinese lantern over Green Man Festival #greenman13 – photo post 📞

Sep 6, 2013: Red berries Red berries in a sea of knotweed – photo post 📞

Sep 5, 2013: Yes, #Pressgram has arrived - my first quick photo test! #photography http://t.co/PNDp3buTtp – photo post 📞

Aug 24, 2013: Spotting computers in film and on TV! http://t.co/bo5WvIy7ZN

Aug 21, 2013: Was out walking 5.74 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://t.co/7UgmPF2N2h

Aug 20, 2013: Was out walking 5.83 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://t.co/NcwCTgk8zJ

Aug 6, 2013: Lindos Amphitheatre and Acropolis http://t.co/mhV1qz0XSt – photo post 📞

Aug 6, 2013: Lindos https://t.co/MbRRDnjGkG – photo post 📞

Aug 6, 2013: Rooftop cafe in Lindos. http://t.co/lvfH9FRDYa – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2013: oh well, rain in Manchester, I’ll celebrate quietly and return to holiday pursuits #bbccricket 


Aug 5, 2013: But for a brighter view I can always look up from the table! #bbccricket #bbcashes 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2013: This is what my grey and white (like the DRS!) world looks like now #bbccricket #bbcashes #ashes 
 – photo post 📞

Aug 5, 2013: “England are well and truly in the brown.” - Great quote from #BBCcricket #BBCAshes 


Aug 4, 2013: …but I can be tempted away https://t.co/r0SBtmaAzS – photo post 📞

Aug 4, 2013: My Greek beloved… https://t.co/bVhjIBVcaJ – photo post 📞

Aug 4, 2013: I finished Ready Player One a couple of days ago, and now Dark Eden. If I was somewhere with 


Aug 3, 2013: Whitebait, fried courgettes, dips #foodphoto http://t.co/3rxdcre5ys – photo post 📞

Aug 3, 2013: Beach outside our apartments at Pefkos, Rhodes. http://t.co/ZIvczysQfV – photo post 📞

Jul 25, 2013: Why that Jane Austen quotation on the new £10 note is a major blunder http://t.co/CONzZEtUqy #adn

Jul 15, 2013: No cricket, no tennis, no rugby, so #Pointless #adn

Jul 15, 2013: Anarchy in Peterloo: Shelley’s poem unmasked http://t.co/5bSHTIwqOM #adn

Jul 15, 2013: Trying to sit and have breakfast in the garden - midges can’t sleep much, they’re 


Jul 13, 2013: @Aggerscricket “Did she work or was she a housewife?” - asking for trouble!

Jul 13, 2013: Currently hammocking in the garden whilst listening to the cricket - ideal summer pursuits. 


Jul 6, 2013: Cats stalking the mole in our garden. I’m hoping they get it - shifted 2 wheelbarrows of 


Apr 19, 2013: I’ve just ordered lots of strangely named Domino’s Pizzas from the Aberdare store. Mmmm.

Mar 31, 2013: Was out walking 3.19 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://t.co/WHlaGpOsZK

Mar 29, 2013: Appropriate names for a winery #63 @ Bugibba, Malta http://t.co/jZB7Ftcb8g

Mar 27, 2013: The world is fine as seen through wine. http://t.co/duI2IkwXiU

Mar 22, 2013: Fire, Pizza, Quirky Bird and … The Lost Boys …

Mar 16, 2013: Benson the foot warmer in action. Amazing what a crust of pizza will buy you! http://t.co/s0b5sPEz5U

Mar 3, 2013: Was out cycling 8.70 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://t.co/3JhynttNCe

Mar 2, 2013: Not seen Shinji Kagawa play for MU before today. Now watching him on MOTD - looks very composed - 


Feb 20, 2013: This morning’s experiment listening to cricket on iPlayer Radio whilst walking to work fails. 


Jan 26, 2013: I don’t make many cakes but second time for this one in 2 weeks - Spiced Olive Oil Cake - 
 – photo post 📞

Jan 26, 2013: RT @PenPastwn: Caged wine. I only want Rioja. http://t.co/YksxTwop

Jan 3, 2013: Tree coming down in lane outside our house, falling towards our garden and stretching our telephone 


Aug 22, 2012: “Well and what’s cheese? Corpse of milk.” #qotd

Aug 1, 2012: Millennium Stadium from up high! http://t.co/zvbFqtLo – photo post 📞

Jul 26, 2012: My favourite white wine of this year'’s tasting event in Cardiff - ordered a couple of 


Jun 27, 2012: A little earlier! RT @NakedWines: Naked tasting at #Cardiff City Hall in full swing 


Jun 27, 2012: Great evening at wine tasting at Cardiff City Hall @NakedWines #nakedtour2012 - nice selection of 


Jun 27, 2012: Not too crowded - too easy to get wine! http://t.co/HpHNSR9h

Jun 27, 2012: In Revolucion de Cuba for tapas prior to wine tasting @NakedWines in Cardiff #nakedtour2012

Jun 26, 2012: Looking forward to it! RT @nakedwines: Who’s coming to our #wine tasting in #Cardiff tomorrow? 


Jun 19, 2012: From Civilization to Big Brother: how a game recreated Orwell’s 1984 http://t.co/cG4qPVnO - 


Jun 4, 2012: @Iain_Slitherine You love it! (Thankfully!)

May 23, 2012: Rules to live by #4284 - How to eat: pizza http://t.co/D9pyfcyj via @guardian

Apr 19, 2012: finished Young Romantics: The Shelleys, Byron and Other Tangled Lives by Daisy Hay 


Apr 17, 2012: @valleyboi1 Cheers - having another good dose of tapas and watching Bayern Munich-Real 


Apr 14, 2012: Some of the best tapas we’ve ever eaten - El Capitain, Caleta de Fuste http://t.co/qogg8Wrc

Mar 26, 2012: Was out walking 1.05 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://t.co/kPapXIYb

Mar 17, 2012: Rugby done, tapas underway, dance next… http://t.co/8QuB4rAd

Mar 17, 2012: SA and red wine before midday - not looking good… http://t.co/stgQFtLM

Mar 14, 2012: Was out walking 5.30 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://t.co/BAsJVrUg

Feb 23, 2012: Morse Code wine by Henry’s Drive Vignerons (http://t.co/cYEBKsj0) - good price at Tesco at the 


Feb 5, 2012: Even the snowmen are Villa supporters in Sutton Coldfield! http://t.co/cck9hOmx – photo post 📞

Feb 4, 2012: Stepping back in time and having a glass of green ginger wine!

Feb 2, 2012: fin de Spectacle? - another edition of Spectacular Times found and displayed online at 


Jan 3, 2012: Peace Park a little flooded - could have walked along fence, I suppose! http://t.co/TYPIJcrA – photo post 📞

Dec 25, 2011: Xmas dinner is over! Sitting down to drink now! http://t.co/z65zkOEq – photo post 📞

Dec 8, 2011: Great wine labels! @NakedWines http://t.co/g0Gj2eLy

Nov 30, 2011: Great delivery this morning - Wild Meat Company and @NakedWines, perfect partners! 


Nov 17, 2011: Uploaded a whole batch of photos taken with my phone up to flickr…Green Man 2011, Turkey and 


Nov 12, 2011: @NakedWines Beers???? Traitor!

Nov 12, 2011: a 15 minute strike = a coffee break #strike #30nov

Nov 8, 2011: Throwing Muses at The Gate, Cardiff http://t.co/FJEhXn5w – photo post 📞

Oct 31, 2011: Julian Cope at The Globe, Cardiff on Saturday night. http://t.co/iDa4lqMU – photo post 📞

Oct 25, 2011: Wales Millennium Centre, pre-Strictly Gershwin http://t.co/4NLtlmJF – photo post 📞

Oct 22, 2011: @serenalys Ballet, Pizza Hut, Strictly

Oct 15, 2011: Not that I’m drinking wine this early in the morning - will be having a beer with #rwc2011 


Oct 15, 2011: Another lovely wine from naked! Smooth, clean tasting with loads of flavour - fruit and light 


Sep 10, 2011: Tapas in Cardiff http://t.co/CnXWHzW

Sep 4, 2011: Sad state of affairs that it takes nearly as long to travel Gatwick-Aberdare as Turkey-UK. One 


Sep 3, 2011: Was out walking 8.20 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://t.co/tCC9lK5

Sep 2, 2011: Was out walking 6.67 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://t.co/gLrJj8s

Aug 10, 2011: Was out walking 5.21 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://bit.ly/qqC58J

Aug 6, 2011: Was out walking 5.27 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://bit.ly/nIPSoz

Aug 5, 2011: Stonehenge - thee days in Wiltshire/Dorset instead of two weeks in Cyprus! http://twitpic.com/61aesu – photo post 📞

Jul 27, 2011: Treehouse with wood store beneath nearly finished - construction in our garden by Maurice Crayford! 


Jul 15, 2011: Making myself an anchovy, olive and jalapeno pizza to counteract two days of scrounging bland 


Jul 2, 2011: Romcom, pizza and wine tonight…girls' night in plus me…

May 31, 2011: Toilet humour still prevalent ;) http://twitpic.com/551xom – photo post 📞

May 31, 2011: Neptune 1965, pizza without cheese take 2 ! http://lockerz.com/s/106450284

May 10, 2011: Getting seriously pissed off with a mole who lives in our garden :( http://lockerz.com/s/100485254

May 6, 2011: 3 cheers for #Asda - replaced failed #XBox360 8 weeks after purchase. Not so pleased with #M$, 


May 4, 2011: Pizza from 1965 apparently - tuna, anchovies, capers, olives, onion, parsley, a squeeze of lemon 


May 4, 2011: Pizza Express, Cardiff Bay. http://lockerz.com/s/98674523

Apr 28, 2011: sigh of relief - core system upgrades on 4 servers and 334 workstations just finished - can enjoy 


Apr 22, 2011: Great design of wine label from @NakedWines http://plixi.com/p/94851243

Apr 2, 2011: Great looking ground in Mumbai - RT @Aggerscricket: We are in! http://twitpic.com/4fz3lq – photo post 📞

Mar 23, 2011: Was out walking 5.30 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://bit.ly/dRlSyb

Mar 19, 2011: Dylan Thomas' writing shed and boat house - better pictures will be uploaded to 


Mar 17, 2011: Was out walking 5.06 km with #Endomondo. See it here: http://bit.ly/i5xO5c

Feb 26, 2011: Ready for rugby - 4 pint take-out of Butty Bach, free Wye Valley glass & mat from Red Cow Inn! 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 19, 2011: Alfred Hitchcock alive and well in Carmarthen - thousands of starlings! http://twitpic.com/41i8rw – photo post 📞

Dec 22, 2010: Credit also due to Parcel Force who got a box of 15 bottles of wines (@NakedWines) up here - Royal 


Dec 22, 2010: Seriously impressed @NakedWines - got our Xmas delivery despite a load of snow. Have had no other 


Dec 16, 2010: R4 LW + old Roberts radio = cricket on the way to work. Better than DAB! #Ashes

Dec 4, 2010: Not that I’m drinking at this time of the morning - just saw the @NakedWines tweet whilst 


Dec 4, 2010: Great wine! RT @NakedWines: The Manley Pinotage has quite a few cult followers… the new 


Nov 26, 2010: Lagedor is playing Call of Duty Black Ops: Call of Duty Black Ops - score: 40 of 1000, achievements: 


Nov 25, 2010: Lagedor is playing Call of Duty Black Ops: Call of Duty Black Ops - score: 40 of 1000, achievements: 


Nov 24, 2010: Lagedor is playing Call of Duty Black Ops: Call of Duty Black Ops - score: 40 of 1000, achievements: 


Nov 13, 2010: Fire lit, dough for homemade pizzas proving, wine breathing, set for an ideal evening - if it 


Oct 20, 2010: A baker’s dozen of @NakedWines arrived - mainly syrah & malbec - now, which to have with 


Oct 20, 2010: @NakedWines Go on then - I’ll give the Lorca malbec a try! Expect an update in a couple of 


Oct 20, 2010: Lorca malbec VERY smooth, fruity, slightly spicy, too drinkable! @NakedWines - went well with a 


Oct 9, 2010: Tapas in Cardiff, after a quick visit to the Apple store :) http://plixi.com/p/49598805

Sep 29, 2010: Battlefield Academy - http://bit.ly/b9jRo5 - one of the best games I’ve played for a long 


Sep 29, 2010: @Iain_Slitherine Saw the video, bought the game, hope it measures up to BBCBA standards :)

Aug 26, 2010: All the cheap retsina we’re buying in Kefalonia is from Crete - long way for it to 


Aug 21, 2010: Smoke Fairies at the Green Man Festival last night - in the rain! http://twitpic.com/2gq1f7 – photo post 📞

Aug 18, 2010: Test image from Opera Mini on phone - CenterParcs climbing wall! http://twitpic.com/2ftmpb – photo post 📞

Aug 8, 2010: RT @AtheistQOTD: “It can’t be seen, smelled, felt, measured, or understood, therefore 


Jul 28, 2010: Cheap crown capped retsina is as good as ever!

Jul 25, 2010: Messy hair day! http://twitpic.com/28lxdf – photo post 📞

Jul 25, 2010: On the beach at Weston. http://twitpic.com/28lzwu – photo post 📞

May 30, 2010: Very bracing and blustery on Sully Island today! http://twitpic.com/1sgt8n – photo post 📞

May 23, 2010: White Horse Hill http://twitpic.com/1qbyis – photo post 📞

May 23, 2010: Had picnic on White Horse Hill - great weather and scenery! http://twitpic.com/1qcjox – photo post 📞

May 10, 2010: Just been a brief but fairly glowing mention of @nakedwines on BBC R4 ‘Food Programme’

Apr 25, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1ifiui - Daffodils! – photo post 📞

Apr 25, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1ifiya - Daffodils! – photo post 📞

Apr 25, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1ifm2z - 2 bbqs in 2 days! Some of it in rain today tho'! – photo post 📞

Apr 10, 2010: Slippery Wembley surface for FA Cup semi today! Villa very unlucky not to be awarded penalty. #avfc

Apr 10, 2010: Top pizza topping - anchovies, capers & black olives :)

Apr 9, 2010: “The price of apathy towards public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.” Plato (#qotd)

Apr 8, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1e0juk - Hay not all about pubs though! – photo post 📞

Apr 8, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1e1nxe - Sunny day! – photo post 📞

Apr 8, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1e1w1g - Even warm and dry enough to sit outside Kilverts Inn … – photo post 📞

Apr 8, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1e2elw - Gravitas. – photo post 📞

Apr 7, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1dt5vr - Beacons snow in April! – photo post 📞

Apr 7, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1duzo9 - Pubs of Hay-on-Wye #1 - staying here! – photo post 📞

Apr 7, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1dv99i - Hay pub #2 - sardines, anchovies and Landlord… – photo post 📞

Apr 7, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1dvjpl - Rural view from room window - leaning out trying to find a phone signal 
 – photo post 📞

Apr 7, 2010: http://twitpic.com/1dvl30 - Hay pub #3 - several beers, including lovely HPA! – photo post 📞

Mar 4, 2010: http://twitpic.com/16kvq4 - First cake I’ve baked in years - made with help of Seren for 
 – photo post 📞

Feb 25, 2010: @NakedWines Definitely a compliment!

Feb 24, 2010: Curse you, @NakedWines, you’ve ruined cheap supermarket wine for me!

Feb 24, 2010: Reduced to watching BBC Live Text online for the Villa FA Cup replay :(

Feb 14, 2010: Italy - England too close for comfort and now it’s 1-1 in Palace - Villa cup tie :(

Feb 14, 2010: Replay at Villa Park then?

Feb 6, 2010: My Top 3 Weekly #lastfm artists: Shearwater (21), Chumbawamba (13) and Percy Bysshe Shelley (4) 


Feb 5, 2010: RT @AtheistQOTD: “If atheism can be called a belief, can I say that my not collecting stamps 


Feb 4, 2010: Just worked out that the quantity of tweets I type and coffee I drink increase exponentially with 


Feb 4, 2010: Virginity auction, Mel Gibson swearing, shark kill, psychic cat, head in pizza oven - Bizarre top 5 


Jan 23, 2010: RT @AtheistQOTD: “Isn’t it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to 


Jan 20, 2010: @valleyboi1 And another goal!!! Haven’t seen Villa score this many for ages!

Jan 10, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Team Deathmatch in Sub 


Jan 9, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Forza Motorsport 3. Public Race Camino Viejo 


Jan 9, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Headquarters in Favela. 


Jan 8, 2010: http://twitpic.com/x6uci - See - Domesticity at home, laptop in kitchen = multiple tweets… – photo post 📞

Jan 8, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Joinable - Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Team 


Jan 8, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Forza Motorsport 3. Racing in Season Play Level 7 - 


Jan 8, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Headquarters in Invasion. 


Jan 8, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Domination in Wasteland. 


Jan 8, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Forza Motorsport 3. Racing in Season Play Level 9 - 


Jan 7, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Domination in Invasion. 


Jan 7, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Joinable - Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Domination in 


Jan 7, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Team Deathmatch in 


Jan 7, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. In pre-game lobby. (Xbox Live 


Jan 7, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Team Deathmatch in 


Jan 7, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Domination in Estate. 


Jan 6, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. In pre-game lobby. (Xbox Live 


Jan 6, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Playing Modern Warfare® 2. Playing Headquarters in Derail. 


Jan 5, 2010: http://twitpic.com/wrlow - Sent home because of #uksnow - which has now completely stopped! – photo post 📞

Jan 5, 2010: http://twitpic.com/wrm82 - See!! – photo post 📞

Jan 5, 2010: Xbox Live: lagedor is currently Online. Joinable - Playing M