Category Archives: news

It starts…

As previously mentioned, I have decided to create a seperate outlet for discourse with current events. Friday’s seem like the easiest day for me to post (Thursday evenings are quiet). These new more challenging experiments in writing deserve the attention … Continue reading

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Seeing Red- my future in blogging

No one probably cares if I do table-flip this blog, but perhaps for my own sake I should keep my sharing space. For my mental health, perhaps I should use it more often. Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Britain

When I was last at rock bottom- hungry, depressed and aimless- I had what seemed to be an endless amount of time to watch the media and news of each passing headline. Each story passed without me raising my small … Continue reading

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Google–> images–> atari breakout. Enjoy.

On talking about gaming I can’t help but realise I’m one of these casual gamers. And yet this post may have references you don’t get. A lot of critics can’t help but dislike games like candy crush and bejeweled. They … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the Office (and the people that find a salesman at the door)

 Let me “lay bare the emotional substance in what we’ve mistakenly labelled with dehumanized vocabulary, the language of clods, lumps, stones and numbers- the language of  ‘materialism,’ ‘commoditization,’ ‘consumerism,’ ‘derivatives,’ ‘utility maximization,’ ‘quarterly profits,’ ‘PRODUCTS,’ ‘MARKETS,’ and ‘supply and demand.’ … Continue reading

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To be as poor as it is possible to be without being homeless

2 litres of milk- 79 pence. 500 grams of porridge oats- 39 pence. 500 grams of dry pasta- 31 pence. 400 grams of tinned tomatoes- 35 pence. 500 grams of sugar- 79 pence. The result? Walking up the stairs to … Continue reading

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Distrust- the tone for change

“The ICM poll also contains a clear warning for the chancellor: two-thirds (65%) do not believe his promise, made last week, that the deficit can be cut after the election without raising taxes. … That suggests the Tories will struggle … Continue reading

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