The picture above shows not my card but a mock card whose middle strip slides out and lo, it's a USB drive. I never used it because I would feel like an idiot, inserting a card into a PC (and perhaps expecting an electronic payment will take place). My actual renewed card arrived by post today. … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 152/365: Card
Whenever I don't know what to blog about, I blog about Trainspotting. It's my favourite childhood film (sic) and one of my favourite books. The book is better than the movie, but the movie is good enough to have achieved a cult status in my book (see what I did here?). Trainspotting still matters. A sequel to the … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 151/365: Trainspotting
In response to Karla's Mural May challenge. Big mouth, lots of teeth, one eye—whatever it's meant to represent.
I'm scared of people who take a perfectly normal thing, like eating or exercising, and turn it into a whole lifestyle, so making it somewhat abnormal. The trouble is that people with a conscious lifestyle (orthodox yogis, vegetarians, non-gluten eaters, you name it) tend to spread their enlightenment like crusaders. I found myself very uplifted when … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 150/365: Lifestyle
In response to Cardinal Guzman's Changing Seasons challenge.
My last day at work (for the moment, not forever) started early and poorly. The night before, my Wi-Fi had died in my arms and despite the tender loving care it promptly received, it failed to revive. I went to bed immediately after that since I had no clue what to do without Wi-Fi. (Feel … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 149/365: Last Day