Archive for December, 2010

Happy New Year


As ever I have many many new year resolutions, although to be honest this is the main one – with thanks of course to Mr Samuel Beckett.

There’s a Bill Hicks routine where he talks about the depressing nature of watching endless news reports on CNN, he’s watching “war, famine, death, homelessness, recession, depression” then looks out his window to see nothing but peace and tranquillity and to hear nothing but the crickets chirping quietly to themselves. Over the last few weeks […]

As you’ll have hopefully noticed I passed the forty year mark recently. And to celebrate the event we, (myself and the much younger Mrs Weir), decided to spend a week hidden away in deepest darkest Wales. However before we arrived – more of which at a later date – we took a short detour to […]