Tag: China

June 22, 2023

Civ Leaders #4: Qin Shi Huang (Mandate of Heaven) of China

Tag: Civ

June 22, 2023

Civ Leaders #4: Qin Shi Huang (Mandate of Heaven) of China

May 27, 2020

Civ Leaders #3: Amanitore of Nubia

May 12, 2019

Civ Leaders #2: Alexander of Macedon

May 6, 2019

Civ Leaders #1: Hojo Tokimune of Japan

April 24, 2019

All the Civs

Tag: Fun

June 22, 2023

Civ Leaders #4: Qin Shi Huang (Mandate of Heaven) of China

May 27, 2020

Civ Leaders #3: Amanitore of Nubia

May 12, 2019

Civ Leaders #2: Alexander of Macedon

May 6, 2019

Civ Leaders #1: Hojo Tokimune of Japan

April 24, 2019

All the Civs

November 3, 2017

Suits Me

July 1, 2016

Swaptastic Part 3: The Shiny App

June 14, 2016

Swaptastic Part 1

July 9, 2015

Minions: A Short Review

February 11, 2013

A Jigsaw

September 21, 2012

Programming a Carcassonne Game

June 22, 2011

Favourite Numbers

May 5, 2011

Five Superheroes We Can Live Without

April 3, 2011

Favourite Culture Ship Names

February 2, 2011

Programming an UNO game, part 2

December 28, 2010

Programming an UNO game

Tag: Leaders

June 22, 2023

Civ Leaders #4: Qin Shi Huang (Mandate of Heaven) of China

May 27, 2020

Civ Leaders #3: Amanitore of Nubia

May 12, 2019

Civ Leaders #2: Alexander of Macedon

May 6, 2019

Civ Leaders #1: Hojo Tokimune of Japan

Tag: Twenty Three

June 22, 2023

Civ Leaders #4: Qin Shi Huang (Mandate of Heaven) of China

June 19, 2023

On learning new tools

June 8, 2023

Ellie Goulding - Bright Lights

June 7, 2023

Hot Chocolate Comparison

June 5, 2023

Fabric 44 by John Tejada

June 3, 2023

How random should things be?

June 2, 2023

Goldfrapp - Black Cherry

June 1, 2023

Oh heck it's June

May 31, 2023

Decision to Leave

April 9, 2023

A list for '23

March 15, 2023

What is in my Rakefile? (March 2023 edition)

January 20, 2023

Come back to us Brother Matthew

Tag: Procrastination

June 19, 2023

On learning new tools

Tag: Software

June 19, 2023

On learning new tools

February 2, 2022

A February Project

June 1, 2020

Sprucing up the Blog

May 29, 2020

Living in the Pi Hole

April 11, 2017

Changes

August 30, 2016

Adventures with Discover Weekly

July 5, 2015

An Initial Comparison of Apple Music and Spotify

August 21, 2014

Useful Ulysses

April 15, 2014

Should I Drop Dropbox?

Tag: Work

June 19, 2023

On learning new tools

October 16, 2013

The Reset Button

August 14, 2013

The Truth About Work

Tag: Album Revisit

June 8, 2023

Ellie Goulding - Bright Lights

June 5, 2023

Fabric 44 by John Tejada

June 3, 2023

How random should things be?

June 2, 2023

Goldfrapp - Black Cherry

Tag: Ellie Goulding

June 8, 2023

Ellie Goulding - Bright Lights

Tag: Music

June 8, 2023

Ellie Goulding - Bright Lights

June 5, 2023

Fabric 44 by John Tejada

June 3, 2023

How random should things be?

June 2, 2023

Goldfrapp - Black Cherry

October 29, 2022

The Orb, Live at Brighton Concord 2

February 4, 2022

Understated Classics #39: Lifeforms by Future Sound of London

January 1, 2022

Understated Classics Or Not?

November 24, 2021

A pox on both their houses

August 25, 2021

If anything, make it weirder

May 29, 2021

Understated Classics #38: Trance Nation (Various Artists)

December 31, 2020

Album Digest 2020

May 30, 2020

Holiday Tabs

August 26, 2019

Understated Classics #37: Lost Souls by Doves

April 30, 2019

About the Album Digest

December 31, 2017

Top 10 Albums 2017

December 29, 2017

Top 10 Songs 2017

December 27, 2017

Album Digest, December 2017

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

November 15, 2017

I Will Make Room For You - Four Tet Remix

October 31, 2017

Album Digest, October 2017

October 29, 2017

Understated Classics #36: The Coral by The Coral

September 30, 2017

Album Digest, September 2017

September 25, 2017

Understated Classics #35: Snivilisation by Orbital

March 31, 2017

Album Digest, March 2017

February 28, 2017

Album Digest, February 2017

January 31, 2017

Album Digest, January 2017

October 13, 2016

Understated Classics #34: Stray by Aztec Camera

September 30, 2016

Album Digest, September 2016

August 30, 2016

Adventures with Discover Weekly

August 21, 2016

BBC Prom 47 at the Royal Albert Hall

July 31, 2016

Album Digest, July 2016

July 20, 2016

Understated Classics #33: Embrya by Maxwell

June 30, 2016

Album Digest, June 2016

May 31, 2016

Album Digest, May 2016

April 30, 2016

Album Digest, April 2016

March 12, 2016

The Orb - Alpine EP

February 1, 2016

Album Digest, David Bowie RIP

December 31, 2015

My Favourite Albums of 2015

November 26, 2015

Underworld, Second Toughest in the Infants (Superdeluxe edition)

October 31, 2015

Understated Classics #32: They Were Wrong So We Drowned by Liars

September 1, 2015

Everything Everything, Get To Heaven

July 22, 2015

Understated Classics #31: The White Room by The KLF

July 5, 2015

An Initial Comparison of Apple Music and Spotify

June 30, 2015

Album Digest, June 2015

April 19, 2015

Understated Classics #30: Our Aim Is to Satisfy by Red Snapper

March 11, 2015

You Can’t Just Switch Off Free

March 1, 2015

Album Digest, February 2015

February 22, 2015

Understated Classics #29: Let It Come Down by Spiritualized

January 31, 2015

Album Digest, January 2015

January 18, 2015

Understated Classics #28: The Meadowlands by The Wrens

September 30, 2014

Album Digest, September 2014

August 31, 2014

Album Digest, August 2014

August 19, 2014

Understated Classics #27: A Ghost Is Born by Wilco

August 17, 2014

What IS That Noise?

July 22, 2014

My Amazing Subversive Revolutionary Adolescence

July 7, 2014

Understated Classics #26: Come On Die Young by Mogwai

June 30, 2014

Album Digest, June 2014

May 31, 2014

Album Digest, May 2014

March 31, 2014

Album Digest, March 2014

October 31, 2013

Album Digest, October 2013

September 30, 2013

Album Digest, September 2013

September 14, 2013

Understated Classics #25: Long Gone Before Daylight by The Cardigans

August 31, 2013

Album Digest, August 2013

July 31, 2013

Album Digest, July 2013

June 30, 2013

Album Digest, June 2013

June 24, 2013

Understated Classics #24: Reservoir by Fanfarlo

May 31, 2013

Album Digest, May 2013

May 23, 2013

Understated Classics #23: Gorgeous by 808 State

April 30, 2013

Album Digest, April 2013

March 31, 2013

Album Digest, March 2013

March 13, 2013

Understated Classics #22: Walking With Thee by Clinic

March 5, 2013

A Work Of Art At The End Of My Road?

February 28, 2013

Album Digest, February 2013

January 31, 2013

Album Digest, January 2013

December 31, 2012

Album Digest, December 2012

November 29, 2012

Album Digest, November 2012

November 21, 2012

Understated Classics #21: Woob 2 by Woob

October 31, 2012

Album Digest, October 2012

September 29, 2012

Album Digest, September 2012

September 19, 2012

Understated Classics #20: Folklore by Nelly Furtado

August 31, 2012

Album Digest, August 2012

August 15, 2012

Understated Classics #19: The Dreaming by Kate Bush

July 31, 2012

Album Digest, July 2012

June 30, 2012

Album Digest, June 2012

June 24, 2012

CAN, The Lost Tapes

June 5, 2012

Understated Classics #18: Fabric 12 mixed by The Amalgamation Of Soundz

May 31, 2012

Album Digest, May 2012

April 30, 2012

Album Digest, April 2012

April 19, 2012

Understated Classics #17: Nearly God by Nearly God (Tricky)

March 31, 2012

Album Digest, March 2012

March 21, 2012

Understated Classics #16: Ambient 2 / The Plateaux Of Mirror by Howard Budd and Brian Eno

February 28, 2012

Album Digest, February 2012

January 31, 2012

Album Digest, January 2012

January 23, 2012

Understated Classics #15: Début by Björk

December 29, 2011

Album Digest, December 2011

November 20, 2011

Album Digest, November 2011

November 7, 2011

Understated Classics #14: Clear by Bomb The Bass

October 31, 2011

Album Digest, October 2011

September 30, 2011

Album Digest, September 2011

September 9, 2011

Understated Classics #13: U.F.Orb by The Orb

August 31, 2011

Album Digest, August 2011

August 16, 2011

Understated Classics #12: Look Sharp! by Roxette

July 31, 2011

Album Digest, July 2011

July 22, 2011

Understated Classics #11: Second Toughest In The Infants by Underworld

June 30, 2011

Album Digest, June 2011

June 24, 2011

Understated Classics #10: Tubular Bells II by Mike Oldfield

May 31, 2011

Album Digest, May 2011

May 6, 2011

Understated Classics #9: Tiger Bay by Saint Etienne

April 30, 2011

Album Digest, April 2011

March 31, 2011

Album Digest, March 2011

March 17, 2011

Understated Classics #8: Second Light by Dreadzone

February 28, 2011

Album Digest, February 2011

January 31, 2011

Album Digest, January 2011

January 9, 2011

Understated Classics #7: 100 Broken Windows by Idlewild

December 3, 2010

Understated Classics #6: Arbor Bona Arbor Mala by The Shamen

November 8, 2010

Understated Classics #5: A Weekend In The City by Bloc Party

September 11, 2010

Understated Classics #4: Substrata by Biosphere

August 17, 2010

Understated Classics #3: The Circle & The Square by Red Box

August 12, 2010

Understated Classics #2: Sinking by The Aloof

August 3, 2010

Understated Classics #1: Together Alone by Crowded House

Tag: Pop

June 8, 2023

Ellie Goulding - Bright Lights

January 1, 2022

Understated Classics Or Not?

October 13, 2016

Understated Classics #34: Stray by Aztec Camera

July 20, 2016

Understated Classics #33: Embrya by Maxwell

July 22, 2015

Understated Classics #31: The White Room by The KLF

September 19, 2012

Understated Classics #20: Folklore by Nelly Furtado

August 15, 2012

Understated Classics #19: The Dreaming by Kate Bush

January 23, 2012

Understated Classics #15: Début by Björk

August 16, 2011

Understated Classics #12: Look Sharp! by Roxette

May 6, 2011

Understated Classics #9: Tiger Bay by Saint Etienne

August 17, 2010

Understated Classics #3: The Circle & The Square by Red Box

August 3, 2010

Understated Classics #1: Together Alone by Crowded House

Tag: Chocolate

June 7, 2023

Hot Chocolate Comparison

Tag: Food

June 7, 2023

Hot Chocolate Comparison

April 22, 2019

Four Recipe Book Recommendations

December 26, 2017

Turkey and Sweet Potato Stew

November 5, 2017

Beetroot Bolognaise

February 16, 2015

On The Humble Cheese Grater

Tag: Hot Chocolate

June 7, 2023

Hot Chocolate Comparison

Tag: Recipes

June 7, 2023

Hot Chocolate Comparison

Tag: Compilation

June 5, 2023

Fabric 44 by John Tejada

Tag: Electronic

June 5, 2023

Fabric 44 by John Tejada

October 29, 2022

The Orb, Live at Brighton Concord 2

February 4, 2022

Understated Classics #39: Lifeforms by Future Sound of London

January 1, 2022

Understated Classics Or Not?

May 29, 2021

Understated Classics #38: Trance Nation (Various Artists)

November 15, 2017

I Will Make Room For You - Four Tet Remix

September 25, 2017

Understated Classics #35: Snivilisation by Orbital

March 12, 2016

The Orb - Alpine EP

November 26, 2015

Underworld, Second Toughest in the Infants (Superdeluxe edition)

July 22, 2015

Understated Classics #31: The White Room by The KLF

April 19, 2015

Understated Classics #30: Our Aim Is to Satisfy by Red Snapper

August 17, 2014

What IS That Noise?

July 22, 2014

My Amazing Subversive Revolutionary Adolescence

May 23, 2013

Understated Classics #23: Gorgeous by 808 State

March 5, 2013

A Work Of Art At The End Of My Road?

November 21, 2012

Understated Classics #21: Woob 2 by Woob

August 15, 2012

Understated Classics #19: The Dreaming by Kate Bush

June 5, 2012

Understated Classics #18: Fabric 12 mixed by The Amalgamation Of Soundz

April 19, 2012

Understated Classics #17: Nearly God by Nearly God (Tricky)

March 21, 2012

Understated Classics #16: Ambient 2 / The Plateaux Of Mirror by Howard Budd and Brian Eno

January 23, 2012

Understated Classics #15: Début by Björk

November 7, 2011

Understated Classics #14: Clear by Bomb The Bass

September 9, 2011

Understated Classics #13: U.F.Orb by The Orb

July 22, 2011

Understated Classics #11: Second Toughest In The Infants by Underworld

May 6, 2011

Understated Classics #9: Tiger Bay by Saint Etienne

March 17, 2011

Understated Classics #8: Second Light by Dreadzone

December 3, 2010

Understated Classics #6: Arbor Bona Arbor Mala by The Shamen

September 11, 2010

Understated Classics #4: Substrata by Biosphere

August 12, 2010

Understated Classics #2: Sinking by The Aloof

Tag: Fabric

June 5, 2023

Fabric 44 by John Tejada

June 5, 2012

Understated Classics #18: Fabric 12 mixed by The Amalgamation Of Soundz

January 31, 2012

Album Digest, January 2012

April 30, 2011

Album Digest, April 2011

Tag: John Tejada

June 5, 2023

Fabric 44 by John Tejada

Tag: Life Experience

June 3, 2023

How random should things be?

April 9, 2023

A list for '23

Tag: Randomness

June 3, 2023

How random should things be?

Tag: Dance

June 2, 2023

Goldfrapp - Black Cherry

January 1, 2022

Understated Classics Or Not?

Tag: Goldfrapp

June 2, 2023

Goldfrapp - Black Cherry

September 30, 2017

Album Digest, September 2017

September 30, 2013

Album Digest, September 2013

Tag: June

June 1, 2023

Oh heck it's June

June 30, 2016

Album Digest, June 2016

June 30, 2015

Album Digest, June 2015

June 30, 2014

Album Digest, June 2014

June 30, 2013

Album Digest, June 2013

June 30, 2012

Album Digest, June 2012

June 25, 2012

Another Reading List

June 30, 2011

Album Digest, June 2011

Tag: Organisation

June 1, 2023

Oh heck it's June

Tag: Time Passing

June 1, 2023

Oh heck it's June

April 23, 2019

Ambitions Revisited

November 21, 2018

Five years after

October 31, 2017

Three Years

January 1, 2015

Happy New Year 2015!

Tag: Detective Story

May 31, 2023

Decision to Leave

Tag: Movies

May 31, 2023

Decision to Leave

Tag: South Korea

May 31, 2023

Decision to Leave

Tag: Rules

April 9, 2023

A list for '23

Tag: Thoughts

April 9, 2023

A list for '23

June 1, 2022

The paths in the wood

Tag: Blog

March 15, 2023

What is in my Rakefile? (March 2023 edition)

June 1, 2022

The paths in the wood

February 2, 2022

A February Project

March 22, 2015

A Little Bit Intimidating Really

February 20, 2015

On Writing As It Happens

February 15, 2015

On Jackson X

December 30, 2014

On convictions, whereas to the strength of and belief in same

November 14, 2014

October and November 2014

August 21, 2014

Useful Ulysses

April 3, 2012

Net Loss

August 5, 2011

Five lessons from a year of blogging

Tag: Housekeeping

March 15, 2023

What is in my Rakefile? (March 2023 edition)

Tag: Jekyll

March 15, 2023

What is in my Rakefile? (March 2023 edition)

February 2, 2022

A February Project

June 1, 2020

Sprucing up the Blog

Tag: Rake

March 15, 2023

What is in my Rakefile? (March 2023 edition)

June 1, 2020

Sprucing up the Blog

Tag: Writing

March 15, 2023

What is in my Rakefile? (March 2023 edition)

June 1, 2022

The paths in the wood

February 26, 2022

John Irving, The Imaginary Girlfriend

June 1, 2020

Sprucing up the Blog

May 31, 2020

Travel Writing After All This

April 23, 2019

Ambitions Revisited

June 10, 2018

Reboot

February 1, 2018

A Diary?

October 31, 2017

Three Years

July 17, 2017

Valleys

June 16, 2017

Create

April 11, 2017

Changes

September 11, 2016

A New Notebook

September 8, 2016

I Don't Have a Clue, part 43

June 9, 2016

Logitech K380 Review

December 17, 2015

The Long Post

July 20, 2015

Untitled 2

March 22, 2015

A Little Bit Intimidating Really

March 22, 2015

How Fireworks Work

February 20, 2015

On Writing As It Happens

February 15, 2015

On Jackson X

December 30, 2014

On convictions, whereas to the strength of and belief in same

November 14, 2014

October and November 2014

August 21, 2014

Useful Ulysses

August 5, 2011

Five lessons from a year of blogging

Tag: Covid

January 20, 2023

Come back to us Brother Matthew

August 2, 2021

Jab 2

May 17, 2021

Jab 1

Tag: Life Experiences

January 20, 2023

Come back to us Brother Matthew

June 1, 2022

The paths in the wood

August 2, 2021

Jab 2

May 17, 2021

Jab 1

January 5, 2021

Some Tips For Saving Time

January 4, 2021

The Forever Now

October 8, 2020

Old photographs

May 31, 2020

Travel Writing After All This

October 31, 2017

Three Years

October 1, 2017

The same, but different

January 1, 2015

Happy New Year 2015!

November 14, 2014

October and November 2014

July 3, 2014

Whatever Happened To That Hat?

October 16, 2013

The Reset Button

August 14, 2013

The Truth About Work

April 5, 2011

Five Things To Try When You Can't Sleep

December 24, 2010

Tales From Home

December 1, 2010

The Setback

November 14, 2010

Movember 10K

Tag: New Year

January 20, 2023

Come back to us Brother Matthew

Tag: Ambient

October 29, 2022

The Orb, Live at Brighton Concord 2

Tag: Live Music

October 29, 2022

The Orb, Live at Brighton Concord 2

Tag: The Orb

October 29, 2022

The Orb, Live at Brighton Concord 2

March 12, 2016

The Orb - Alpine EP

June 30, 2015

Album Digest, June 2015

March 1, 2015

Album Digest, February 2015

July 22, 2014

My Amazing Subversive Revolutionary Adolescence

September 9, 2011

Understated Classics #13: U.F.Orb by The Orb

Tag: Twenty Two

October 29, 2022

The Orb, Live at Brighton Concord 2

September 14, 2022

I went to a pub quiz tonight

May 22, 2022

M1 External Monitor Issues

March 21, 2022

Tade Thompson, Rosewater

March 3, 2022

Doing the thing

February 26, 2022

John Irving, The Imaginary Girlfriend

February 8, 2022

Laurent Binet, Civilisations

February 8, 2022

TIL: footnotes in Latex captions

February 5, 2022

The Garden

February 4, 2022

Understated Classics #39: Lifeforms by Future Sound of London

February 3, 2022

What is FFI anyway?

February 2, 2022

A February Project

February 2, 2022

Checking In

January 1, 2022

Understated Classics Or Not?

Tag: Chichester

September 14, 2022

I went to a pub quiz tonight

Tag: Pot Luck

September 14, 2022

I went to a pub quiz tonight

Tag: Quiz

September 14, 2022

I went to a pub quiz tonight

Tag: Programming

June 1, 2022

The paths in the wood

February 3, 2022

What is FFI anyway?

November 4, 2017

A Little Lesson in R

October 5, 2017

Personal ggplot tips and tweaks

July 1, 2016

Swaptastic Part 3: The Shiny App

June 29, 2016

Swaptastic Part 2

June 3, 2015

Learn X in Y Minutes

October 24, 2014

Building Brains

September 21, 2012

Programming a Carcassonne Game

February 2, 2011

Programming an UNO game, part 2

December 28, 2010

Programming an UNO game

Tag: Apple

May 22, 2022

M1 External Monitor Issues

November 24, 2021

A pox on both their houses

Tag: Hardware

May 22, 2022

M1 External Monitor Issues

Tag: M1

May 22, 2022

M1 External Monitor Issues

February 2, 2022

A February Project

Tag: MacOS

May 22, 2022

M1 External Monitor Issues

Tag: Monitor

May 22, 2022

M1 External Monitor Issues

Tag: Technology

May 22, 2022

M1 External Monitor Issues

May 30, 2020

Holiday Tabs

Tag: Books

March 21, 2022

Tade Thompson, Rosewater

February 26, 2022

John Irving, The Imaginary Girlfriend

February 8, 2022

Laurent Binet, Civilisations

January 3, 2021

Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone, This Is How You Lose the Time War

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

January 1, 2021

Richard Powers, Orfeo

May 28, 2020

George Saunders, Lincoln In The Bardo

April 28, 2019

Isaac Asimov, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation

April 22, 2019

Four Recipe Book Recommendations

October 30, 2018

Richard Powers, The Overstory

October 14, 2018

Isaac Asimov, Foundation

September 17, 2018

J. D. Vance, Hillbilly Elegy

November 11, 2017

Matt Haig, Reasons to Stay Alive

October 30, 2017

Sarah Ladipo Manyika, Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun

October 6, 2017

Alistair Reynolds, Revelation Space

October 3, 2017

J. G. Ballard, Hello America

September 29, 2017

Eric Schlosser, Command and Control

July 30, 2016

Richard Beard, Acts of the Assassins

July 14, 2016

J. G. Ballard, The Unlimited Dream Company

May 17, 2016

Paul McAuley, Something Coming Through

November 20, 2015

Satin Island by Tom McCarthy: Review

October 12, 2015

My Booker Prize Pick 2015

September 29, 2015

Ben Elton, Time and Time Again

September 2, 2015

Eric Schlosser, Gods of Metal

April 3, 2015

Andy Weir, The Martian

March 27, 2015

Jodorowsky's Dune

March 16, 2015

Ned Beauman, Glow

January 3, 2015

Iain M. Banks, Feersum Endjinn

September 2, 2014

Evie Wyld, All The Birds, Singing

August 24, 2014

Haruki Murakami, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki And His Years Of Pilgrimage

August 17, 2014

Clarice Lispector, Hour of the Star

October 5, 2013

J. G. Ballard, High-Rise

July 30, 2013

Neil Gaiman, The Ocean At The End Of The Lane

July 23, 2013

Don Delillo, Point Omega

July 5, 2013

Michael Frayn, Skios

June 26, 2013

Peter Ackroyd, Hawksmoor

May 20, 2013

Jeffrey Eugenides, The Marriage Plot

April 11, 2013

Why I Love On The Road

March 18, 2013

Iain M. Banks, Consider Phlebas

February 26, 2013

On Pynchon

September 23, 2012

Jon McGregor, Even The Dogs

August 15, 2012

Nick Harkaway, The Gone-Away World

June 25, 2012

Another Reading List

June 25, 2012

Helen Fisher, Some Lessons In Love

June 17, 2012

Will Bingley and Anthony Hope-Smith, Gonzo

April 20, 2012

Reading list, mid-April 2012

April 9, 2012

Sam Selvon, The Lonely Londoners

February 9, 2012

Never Mind The Ballards

November 2, 2011

Mark Rowlands, The Philosopher And The Wolf

September 9, 2011

Frank Herbert, Dune

June 21, 2011

J. G. Ballard, Concrete Island

April 3, 2011

Favourite Culture Ship Names

March 18, 2011

More Books

February 1, 2011

J. G. Ballard, Crash

September 26, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Crystal World

September 8, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Drought

August 14, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Drowned World

August 2, 2010

J. G. Ballard

Tag: Science Fiction

March 21, 2022

Tade Thompson, Rosewater

January 3, 2021

Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone, This Is How You Lose the Time War

April 28, 2019

Isaac Asimov, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation

October 14, 2018

Isaac Asimov, Foundation

October 6, 2017

Alistair Reynolds, Revelation Space

October 3, 2017

J. G. Ballard, Hello America

July 1, 2017

Wonder Woman: A Short Review

May 17, 2016

Paul McAuley, Something Coming Through

October 18, 2015

The Martian: A Short Review

April 3, 2015

Andy Weir, The Martian

March 27, 2015

Jodorowsky's Dune

January 3, 2015

Iain M. Banks, Feersum Endjinn

August 15, 2014

Guardians of the Galaxy: A Short Review

October 5, 2013

J. G. Ballard, High-Rise

June 22, 2013

Man of Steel: A Short Review

May 17, 2013

Star Trek: Into Darkness - A Short Review

March 18, 2013

Iain M. Banks, Consider Phlebas

August 15, 2012

Nick Harkaway, The Gone-Away World

November 3, 2011

Contagion: A Short Review

September 9, 2011

Frank Herbert, Dune

June 21, 2011

J. G. Ballard, Concrete Island

April 3, 2011

Favourite Culture Ship Names

September 26, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Crystal World

September 8, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Drought

August 14, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Drowned World

August 2, 2010

J. G. Ballard

Tag: Series

March 21, 2022

Tade Thompson, Rosewater

Tag: Trilogy

March 21, 2022

Tade Thompson, Rosewater

Tag: Ideas

March 3, 2022

Doing the thing

August 25, 2021

If anything, make it weirder

February 26, 2021

Drawing a line on the page

January 5, 2021

Some Tips For Saving Time

May 31, 2020

Travel Writing After All This

May 30, 2020

Holiday Tabs

May 26, 2020

Things to Remember

April 23, 2019

Ambitions Revisited

November 21, 2018

Five years after

June 10, 2018

Reboot

February 1, 2018

A Diary?

July 17, 2017

Valleys

July 15, 2017

Hills

June 16, 2017

Create

September 11, 2016

A New Notebook

September 8, 2016

I Don't Have a Clue, part 43

July 20, 2015

Untitled 2

July 19, 2015

First Light, Last Light

June 18, 2015

Time Is Time and That Is That

May 25, 2015

Jim's Conservatory

April 11, 2015

Consider the Donut

March 22, 2015

A Little Bit Intimidating Really

March 22, 2015

How Fireworks Work

March 11, 2015

You Can’t Just Switch Off Free

February 16, 2015

On The Humble Cheese Grater

February 15, 2015

On Jackson X

October 24, 2014

Building Brains

August 17, 2014

What IS That Noise?

August 13, 2013

Posters

July 29, 2013

Ideas for TV shows: Great Mathematicians

November 27, 2012

A Mountain Story

November 10, 2012

Ambitions

April 3, 2012

Net Loss

January 13, 2012

The Painter

November 22, 2011

The Amber World

July 25, 2011

The News

July 19, 2011

A Beta Test Of Everything

July 2, 2011

Maps And Charts

April 5, 2011

Five Things To Try When You Can't Sleep

Tag: Mood

March 3, 2022

Doing the thing

Tag: Motivation

March 3, 2022

Doing the thing

Tag: Autobiography

February 26, 2022

John Irving, The Imaginary Girlfriend

Tag: Non Fiction

February 26, 2022

John Irving, The Imaginary Girlfriend

September 17, 2018

J. D. Vance, Hillbilly Elegy

November 11, 2017

Matt Haig, Reasons to Stay Alive

September 29, 2017

Eric Schlosser, Command and Control

September 2, 2015

Eric Schlosser, Gods of Metal

June 25, 2012

Helen Fisher, Some Lessons In Love

November 2, 2011

Mark Rowlands, The Philosopher And The Wolf

Tag: Wrestling

February 26, 2022

John Irving, The Imaginary Girlfriend

Tag: Captions

February 8, 2022

TIL: footnotes in Latex captions

Tag: Fiction

February 8, 2022

Laurent Binet, Civilisations

February 25, 2021

I was twenty one at the time…

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

January 1, 2021

Richard Powers, Orfeo

July 7, 2020

Strategy one

May 28, 2020

George Saunders, Lincoln In The Bardo

October 30, 2018

Richard Powers, The Overstory

July 30, 2016

Richard Beard, Acts of the Assassins

July 14, 2016

J. G. Ballard, The Unlimited Dream Company

March 16, 2015

Ned Beauman, Glow

August 17, 2014

Clarice Lispector, Hour of the Star

April 11, 2013

Why I Love On The Road

February 26, 2013

On Pynchon

September 23, 2012

Jon McGregor, Even The Dogs

April 9, 2012

Sam Selvon, The Lonely Londoners

February 1, 2011

J. G. Ballard, Crash

Tag: Footnotes

February 8, 2022

TIL: footnotes in Latex captions

Tag: History

February 8, 2022

Laurent Binet, Civilisations

Tag: LaTeX

February 8, 2022

TIL: footnotes in Latex captions

August 13, 2013

Posters

Tag: Chores

February 5, 2022

The Garden

Tag: Garden

February 5, 2022

The Garden

Tag: Getting Stuff Done

February 5, 2022

The Garden

Tag: Household

February 5, 2022

The Garden

Tag: Future Sound of London

February 4, 2022

Understated Classics #39: Lifeforms by Future Sound of London

Tag: Understated Classics

February 4, 2022

Understated Classics #39: Lifeforms by Future Sound of London

January 1, 2022

Understated Classics Or Not?

May 29, 2021

Understated Classics #38: Trance Nation (Various Artists)

August 26, 2019

Understated Classics #37: Lost Souls by Doves

October 29, 2017

Understated Classics #36: The Coral by The Coral

September 25, 2017

Understated Classics #35: Snivilisation by Orbital

October 13, 2016

Understated Classics #34: Stray by Aztec Camera

July 20, 2016

Understated Classics #33: Embrya by Maxwell

October 31, 2015

Understated Classics #32: They Were Wrong So We Drowned by Liars

July 22, 2015

Understated Classics #31: The White Room by The KLF

April 19, 2015

Understated Classics #30: Our Aim Is to Satisfy by Red Snapper

February 22, 2015

Understated Classics #29: Let It Come Down by Spiritualized

January 18, 2015

Understated Classics #28: The Meadowlands by The Wrens

August 19, 2014

Understated Classics #27: A Ghost Is Born by Wilco

July 7, 2014

Understated Classics #26: Come On Die Young by Mogwai

September 14, 2013

Understated Classics #25: Long Gone Before Daylight by The Cardigans

June 24, 2013

Understated Classics #24: Reservoir by Fanfarlo

May 23, 2013

Understated Classics #23: Gorgeous by 808 State

March 13, 2013

Understated Classics #22: Walking With Thee by Clinic

November 21, 2012

Understated Classics #21: Woob 2 by Woob

September 19, 2012

Understated Classics #20: Folklore by Nelly Furtado

August 15, 2012

Understated Classics #19: The Dreaming by Kate Bush

June 5, 2012

Understated Classics #18: Fabric 12 mixed by The Amalgamation Of Soundz

April 19, 2012

Understated Classics #17: Nearly God by Nearly God (Tricky)

March 21, 2012

Understated Classics #16: Ambient 2 / The Plateaux Of Mirror by Howard Budd and Brian Eno

January 23, 2012

Understated Classics #15: Début by Björk

November 7, 2011

Understated Classics #14: Clear by Bomb The Bass

September 9, 2011

Understated Classics #13: U.F.Orb by The Orb

August 16, 2011

Understated Classics #12: Look Sharp! by Roxette

July 22, 2011

Understated Classics #11: Second Toughest In The Infants by Underworld

June 24, 2011

Understated Classics #10: Tubular Bells II by Mike Oldfield

May 6, 2011

Understated Classics #9: Tiger Bay by Saint Etienne

March 17, 2011

Understated Classics #8: Second Light by Dreadzone

January 9, 2011

Understated Classics #7: 100 Broken Windows by Idlewild

December 3, 2010

Understated Classics #6: Arbor Bona Arbor Mala by The Shamen

November 8, 2010

Understated Classics #5: A Weekend In The City by Bloc Party

September 11, 2010

Understated Classics #4: Substrata by Biosphere

August 17, 2010

Understated Classics #3: The Circle & The Square by Red Box

August 12, 2010

Understated Classics #2: Sinking by The Aloof

August 3, 2010

Understated Classics #1: Together Alone by Crowded House

Tag: FFI

February 3, 2022

What is FFI anyway?

Tag: Learning new things

February 3, 2022

What is FFI anyway?

Tag: Ruby

February 3, 2022

What is FFI anyway?

February 2, 2022

A February Project

Tag: Blogging

February 2, 2022

Checking In

June 1, 2020

Sprucing up the Blog

April 23, 2019

Ambitions Revisited

June 10, 2018

Reboot

February 1, 2018

A Diary?

July 17, 2017

Valleys

July 15, 2017

Hills

April 11, 2017

Changes

September 8, 2016

I Don't Have a Clue, part 43

December 17, 2015

The Long Post

June 18, 2015

Time Is Time and That Is That

Tag: February

February 2, 2022

Checking In

February 28, 2017

Album Digest, February 2017

March 1, 2015

Album Digest, February 2015

February 28, 2013

Album Digest, February 2013

February 28, 2012

Album Digest, February 2012

February 28, 2011

Album Digest, February 2011

Tag: Test

February 2, 2022

Checking In

Tag: Rock

January 1, 2022

Understated Classics Or Not?

August 25, 2021

If anything, make it weirder

October 29, 2017

Understated Classics #36: The Coral by The Coral

October 13, 2016

Understated Classics #34: Stray by Aztec Camera

February 22, 2015

Understated Classics #29: Let It Come Down by Spiritualized

January 18, 2015

Understated Classics #28: The Meadowlands by The Wrens

August 19, 2014

Understated Classics #27: A Ghost Is Born by Wilco

July 7, 2014

Understated Classics #26: Come On Die Young by Mogwai

September 14, 2013

Understated Classics #25: Long Gone Before Daylight by The Cardigans

June 24, 2013

Understated Classics #24: Reservoir by Fanfarlo

March 13, 2013

Understated Classics #22: Walking With Thee by Clinic

August 15, 2012

Understated Classics #19: The Dreaming by Kate Bush

June 24, 2012

CAN, The Lost Tapes

June 24, 2011

Understated Classics #10: Tubular Bells II by Mike Oldfield

January 9, 2011

Understated Classics #7: 100 Broken Windows by Idlewild

November 8, 2010

Understated Classics #5: A Weekend In The City by Bloc Party

August 3, 2010

Understated Classics #1: Together Alone by Crowded House

Tag: Spotify

November 24, 2021

A pox on both their houses

August 30, 2016

Adventures with Discover Weekly

July 5, 2015

An Initial Comparison of Apple Music and Spotify

March 11, 2015

You Can’t Just Switch Off Free

Tag: Twenty One

November 24, 2021

A pox on both their houses

August 25, 2021

If anything, make it weirder

August 2, 2021

Jab 2

July 31, 2021

Rachel Cusk, Outline

May 29, 2021

Understated Classics #38: Trance Nation (Various Artists)

May 17, 2021

Jab 1

February 26, 2021

Drawing a line on the page

February 25, 2021

I was twenty one at the time…

January 5, 2021

Some Tips For Saving Time

January 4, 2021

The Forever Now

January 3, 2021

Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone, This Is How You Lose the Time War

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

January 1, 2021

Richard Powers, Orfeo

Tag: Kate Bush

August 25, 2021

If anything, make it weirder

August 15, 2012

Understated Classics #19: The Dreaming by Kate Bush

November 20, 2011

Album Digest, November 2011

May 31, 2011

Album Digest, May 2011

Tag: Strangeness

August 25, 2021

If anything, make it weirder

Tag: Vaccination

August 2, 2021

Jab 2

May 17, 2021

Jab 1

Tag: Experimental

July 31, 2021

Rachel Cusk, Outline

Tag: Literary novels

July 31, 2021

Rachel Cusk, Outline

Tag: Novels

July 31, 2021

Rachel Cusk, Outline

September 29, 2015

Ben Elton, Time and Time Again

Tag: Rachel Cusk

July 31, 2021

Rachel Cusk, Outline

Tag: Short novels

July 31, 2021

Rachel Cusk, Outline

Tag: Creativity

February 26, 2021

Drawing a line on the page

Tag: Drawing

February 26, 2021

Drawing a line on the page

Tag: Make a draft

February 26, 2021

Drawing a line on the page

Tag: Murakami

February 25, 2021

I was twenty one at the time…

Tag: Quote

February 25, 2021

I was twenty one at the time…

Tag: Notes

January 5, 2021

Some Tips For Saving Time

Tag: Resolutions

January 5, 2021

Some Tips For Saving Time

Tag: DIY

January 4, 2021

The Forever Now

Tag: Facebook

January 4, 2021

The Forever Now

Tag: Internet

January 4, 2021

The Forever Now

May 29, 2020

Living in the Pi Hole

June 18, 2015

Time Is Time and That Is That

October 24, 2014

Building Brains

April 15, 2014

Should I Drop Dropbox?

April 3, 2012

Net Loss

January 24, 2011

In Defence Of Tolerance

Tag: Amal El-Mohtar

January 3, 2021

Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone, This Is How You Lose the Time War

Tag: Max Gladstone

January 3, 2021

Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone, This Is How You Lose the Time War

Tag: Christmas

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

May 27, 2014

South America, Part 9

December 24, 2010

Tales From Home

Tag: Eighteen

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

November 21, 2018

Five years after

October 30, 2018

Richard Powers, The Overstory

October 14, 2018

Isaac Asimov, Foundation

September 17, 2018

J. D. Vance, Hillbilly Elegy

June 10, 2018

Reboot

February 23, 2018

The Great Ocean Road

February 21, 2018

More Melbourne

February 20, 2018

Taking It Easy In Melbourne

February 19, 2018

A Day in the Air

February 2, 2018

Any sugar?

February 1, 2018

A Diary?

January 25, 2018

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

January 12, 2018

Spain, New Year 2017/18

Tag: Germany

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

Tag: Italo Calvino

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

Tag: Nineteen

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

August 26, 2019

Understated Classics #37: Lost Souls by Doves

May 12, 2019

Civ Leaders #2: Alexander of Macedon

May 6, 2019

Civ Leaders #1: Hojo Tokimune of Japan

April 30, 2019

About the Album Digest

April 28, 2019

Isaac Asimov, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation

April 24, 2019

All the Civs

April 23, 2019

Ambitions Revisited

April 22, 2019

Four Recipe Book Recommendations

April 9, 2012

Sam Selvon, The Lonely Londoners

Tag: Twenty

January 2, 2021

Italo Calvino, If on a Winter's Night a Traveller

January 1, 2021

Richard Powers, Orfeo

December 31, 2020

Album Digest 2020

October 8, 2020

Old photographs

July 7, 2020

Strategy one

June 11, 2020

Am I caring for a naughty cat?

June 1, 2020

Sprucing up the Blog

May 31, 2020

Travel Writing After All This

May 30, 2020

Holiday Tabs

May 29, 2020

Living in the Pi Hole

May 28, 2020

George Saunders, Lincoln In The Bardo

May 27, 2020

Civ Leaders #3: Amanitore of Nubia

May 26, 2020

Things to Remember

December 17, 2015

The Long Post

November 3, 2011

Contagion: A Short Review

Tag: Richard Powers

January 1, 2021

Richard Powers, Orfeo

October 30, 2018

Richard Powers, The Overstory

Tag: Album Digest

December 31, 2020

Album Digest 2020

April 30, 2019

About the Album Digest

December 27, 2017

Album Digest, December 2017

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

October 31, 2017

Album Digest, October 2017

September 30, 2017

Album Digest, September 2017

March 31, 2017

Album Digest, March 2017

February 28, 2017

Album Digest, February 2017

January 31, 2017

Album Digest, January 2017

September 30, 2016

Album Digest, September 2016

August 31, 2016

Album Digest, August 2016

July 31, 2016

Album Digest, July 2016

June 30, 2016

Album Digest, June 2016

May 31, 2016

Album Digest, May 2016

April 30, 2016

Album Digest, April 2016

February 1, 2016

Album Digest, David Bowie RIP

December 31, 2015

My Favourite Albums of 2015

September 1, 2015

Everything Everything, Get To Heaven

June 30, 2015

Album Digest, June 2015

March 1, 2015

Album Digest, February 2015

January 31, 2015

Album Digest, January 2015

September 30, 2014

Album Digest, September 2014

August 31, 2014

Album Digest, August 2014

June 30, 2014

Album Digest, June 2014

May 31, 2014

Album Digest, May 2014

March 31, 2014

Album Digest, March 2014

October 31, 2013

Album Digest, October 2013

September 30, 2013

Album Digest, September 2013

August 31, 2013

Album Digest, August 2013

July 31, 2013

Album Digest, July 2013

June 30, 2013

Album Digest, June 2013

May 31, 2013

Album Digest, May 2013

April 30, 2013

Album Digest, April 2013

March 31, 2013

Album Digest, March 2013

February 28, 2013

Album Digest, February 2013

January 31, 2013

Album Digest, January 2013

December 31, 2012

Album Digest, December 2012

November 29, 2012

Album Digest, November 2012

October 31, 2012

Album Digest, October 2012

September 29, 2012

Album Digest, September 2012

August 31, 2012

Album Digest, August 2012

July 31, 2012

Album Digest, July 2012

June 30, 2012

Album Digest, June 2012

May 31, 2012

Album Digest, May 2012

April 30, 2012

Album Digest, April 2012

March 31, 2012

Album Digest, March 2012

February 28, 2012

Album Digest, February 2012

January 31, 2012

Album Digest, January 2012

December 29, 2011

Album Digest, December 2011

November 20, 2011

Album Digest, November 2011

October 31, 2011

Album Digest, October 2011

September 30, 2011

Album Digest, September 2011

August 31, 2011

Album Digest, August 2011

July 31, 2011

Album Digest, July 2011

June 30, 2011

Album Digest, June 2011

May 31, 2011

Album Digest, May 2011

April 30, 2011

Album Digest, April 2011

March 31, 2011

Album Digest, March 2011

February 28, 2011

Album Digest, February 2011

January 31, 2011

Album Digest, January 2011

Tag: Family

October 8, 2020

Old photographs

Tag: Photography

October 8, 2020

Old photographs

Tag: Short Story

July 7, 2020

Strategy one

February 15, 2015

On Jackson X

November 27, 2012

A Mountain Story

January 13, 2012

The Painter

Tag: Tarot

July 7, 2020

Strategy one

Tag: Behaviour

June 11, 2020

Am I caring for a naughty cat?

Tag: Cats

June 11, 2020

Am I caring for a naughty cat?

Tag: Statistics

June 11, 2020

Am I caring for a naughty cat?

Tag: Liquid

June 1, 2020

Sprucing up the Blog

Tag: zsh

June 1, 2020

Sprucing up the Blog

Tag: Coronavirus

May 31, 2020

Travel Writing After All This

Tag: Travel

May 31, 2020

Travel Writing After All This

February 23, 2018

The Great Ocean Road

February 21, 2018

More Melbourne

February 20, 2018

Taking It Easy In Melbourne

February 19, 2018

A Day in the Air

September 28, 2017

A little trip to Italy

April 11, 2016

Lausanne, Switzerland, March 2016

Tag: Links

May 30, 2020

Holiday Tabs

Tag: News

May 30, 2020

Holiday Tabs

November 3, 2017

Suits Me

June 25, 2016

In the space between this and that

May 25, 2015

Jim's Conservatory

May 9, 2015

Like a Rhino Voting for Poaching

February 4, 2015

On Voting

July 25, 2011

The News

January 24, 2011

In Defence Of Tolerance

Tag: Ads

May 29, 2020

Living in the Pi Hole

Tag: Economics

May 29, 2020

Living in the Pi Hole

May 25, 2015

Jim's Conservatory

March 11, 2015

You Can’t Just Switch Off Free

April 3, 2012

Net Loss

Tag: Booker Prize

May 28, 2020

George Saunders, Lincoln In The Bardo

November 20, 2015

Satin Island by Tom McCarthy: Review

October 12, 2015

My Booker Prize Pick 2015

Tag: George Saunders

May 28, 2020

George Saunders, Lincoln In The Bardo

Tag: Depression

May 26, 2020

Things to Remember

September 8, 2016

I Don't Have a Clue, part 43

December 1, 2010

The Setback

Tag: Self Improvement

May 26, 2020

Things to Remember

February 2, 2018

Any sugar?

July 19, 2015

First Light, Last Light

February 20, 2015

On Writing As It Happens

November 14, 2014

October and November 2014

December 19, 2013

Grumble Grumble

October 16, 2013

The Reset Button

November 10, 2012

Ambitions

June 25, 2012

Helen Fisher, Some Lessons In Love

January 5, 2012

Dreams Of A Life: A Short Review

July 19, 2011

A Beta Test Of Everything

April 5, 2011

Five Things To Try When You Can't Sleep

December 1, 2010

The Setback

November 14, 2010

Movember 10K

Tag: Doves

August 26, 2019

Understated Classics #37: Lost Souls by Doves

Tag: Isaac Asimov

April 28, 2019

Isaac Asimov, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation

October 14, 2018

Isaac Asimov, Foundation

Tag: Reading Projects

April 28, 2019

Isaac Asimov, Foundation and Empire, Second Foundation

October 14, 2018

Isaac Asimov, Foundation

October 3, 2017

J. G. Ballard, Hello America

July 14, 2016

J. G. Ballard, The Unlimited Dream Company

October 5, 2013

J. G. Ballard, High-Rise

February 9, 2012

Never Mind The Ballards

June 21, 2011

J. G. Ballard, Concrete Island

March 18, 2011

More Books

February 1, 2011

J. G. Ballard, Crash

September 26, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Crystal World

September 8, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Drought

August 14, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Drowned World

August 2, 2010

J. G. Ballard

Tag: Update

April 23, 2019

Ambitions Revisited

February 9, 2012

Never Mind The Ballards

Tag: Recipe

April 22, 2019

Four Recipe Book Recommendations

December 26, 2017

Turkey and Sweet Potato Stew

November 5, 2017

Beetroot Bolognaise

October 21, 2013

The Only Chocolate Cake Recipe You’ll Ever Need

Tag: Ecuador

November 21, 2018

Five years after

December 31, 2013

South America, Part 5

December 28, 2013

South America, Part 4

December 21, 2013

South America, Part 3

December 2, 2013

South America, Part 2

November 29, 2013

South America, Part 1

Tag: South America

November 21, 2018

Five years after

July 19, 2016

South America, Part 12

September 14, 2015

South America, Part 11

December 30, 2014

On convictions, whereas to the strength of and belief in same

August 18, 2014

South America, Part 10

May 27, 2014

South America, Part 9

February 10, 2014

South America, Part 8

February 7, 2014

South America, Part 7

January 12, 2014

South America, Part 6

December 31, 2013

South America, Part 5

December 28, 2013

South America, Part 4

December 21, 2013

South America, Part 3

December 19, 2013

Grumble Grumble

December 2, 2013

South America, Part 2

November 29, 2013

South America, Part 1

Tag: Thirteen

November 21, 2018

Five years after

August 18, 2014

South America, Part 10

May 27, 2014

South America, Part 9

February 10, 2014

South America, Part 8

February 7, 2014

South America, Part 7

January 12, 2014

South America, Part 6

December 31, 2013

South America, Part 5

December 28, 2013

South America, Part 4

December 21, 2013

South America, Part 3

December 19, 2013

Grumble Grumble

December 2, 2013

South America, Part 2

November 29, 2013

South America, Part 1

October 31, 2013

Album Digest, October 2013

October 21, 2013

The Only Chocolate Cake Recipe You’ll Ever Need

October 18, 2013

LS Lowry At Tate Britain

October 16, 2013

The Reset Button

October 12, 2013

Art Under Attack at Tate Britain

October 5, 2013

J. G. Ballard, High-Rise

September 30, 2013

Album Digest, September 2013

September 14, 2013

Understated Classics #25: Long Gone Before Daylight by The Cardigans

September 13, 2013

Ellen Gallagher at Tate Modern

August 31, 2013

Album Digest, August 2013

August 14, 2013

The Truth About Work

August 13, 2013

Posters

August 12, 2013

Despicable Me 2: A Short Review

July 31, 2013

Album Digest, July 2013

July 30, 2013

Neil Gaiman, The Ocean At The End Of The Lane

July 29, 2013

Ideas for TV shows: Great Mathematicians

July 24, 2013

Ibrahim El-Salahi At Tate Modern

July 23, 2013

Don Delillo, Point Omega

July 5, 2013

Michael Frayn, Skios

June 30, 2013

Album Digest, June 2013

June 26, 2013

Peter Ackroyd, Hawksmoor

June 24, 2013

Understated Classics #24: Reservoir by Fanfarlo

June 22, 2013

Man of Steel: A Short Review

May 31, 2013

Album Digest, May 2013

May 29, 2013

George Bellows At RA

May 25, 2013

Choucair At Tate Modern

May 23, 2013

Understated Classics #23: Gorgeous by 808 State

May 21, 2013

Lichtenstein At Tate Modern

May 20, 2013

Jeffrey Eugenides, The Marriage Plot

May 17, 2013

Star Trek: Into Darkness - A Short Review

April 30, 2013

Album Digest, April 2013

April 11, 2013

Why I Love On The Road

March 31, 2013

Album Digest, March 2013

March 18, 2013

Iain M. Banks, Consider Phlebas

March 13, 2013

Understated Classics #22: Walking With Thee by Clinic

March 5, 2013

A Work Of Art At The End Of My Road?

February 28, 2013

Album Digest, February 2013

February 26, 2013

On Pynchon

February 11, 2013

A Jigsaw

January 31, 2013

Album Digest, January 2013

Tag: J. D. Vance

September 17, 2018

J. D. Vance, Hillbilly Elegy

Tag: Australia

February 23, 2018

The Great Ocean Road

February 21, 2018

More Melbourne

February 20, 2018

Taking It Easy In Melbourne

February 19, 2018

A Day in the Air

Tag: Photos

February 23, 2018

The Great Ocean Road

February 21, 2018

More Melbourne

January 12, 2018

Spain, New Year 2017/18

December 17, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 3: Flu∂ir to Vík.

October 15, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 2: Reykjavík to Flu∂ir.

October 4, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 1: Reykjavík.

October 1, 2017

The same, but different

September 28, 2017

A little trip to Italy

October 8, 2016

Mira Schendel at Tate Modern

July 19, 2016

South America, Part 12

June 14, 2016

Swaptastic Part 1

May 23, 2016

Werner Bischof: Point of View and Helvetica

April 11, 2016

Lausanne, Switzerland, March 2016

September 14, 2015

South America, Part 11

June 25, 2012

Another Reading List

April 20, 2012

Reading list, mid-April 2012

December 24, 2010

Tales From Home

November 14, 2010

Movember 10K

Tag: Sugar

February 2, 2018

Any sugar?

Tag: Films

January 25, 2018

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

July 1, 2017

Wonder Woman: A Short Review

October 18, 2015

The Martian: A Short Review

July 25, 2015

Inherent Vice: A Short Review

July 9, 2015

Minions: A Short Review

March 27, 2015

Jodorowsky's Dune

August 15, 2014

Guardians of the Galaxy: A Short Review

August 12, 2013

Despicable Me 2: A Short Review

June 22, 2013

Man of Steel: A Short Review

May 17, 2013

Star Trek: Into Darkness - A Short Review

April 11, 2013

Why I Love On The Road

November 5, 2012

Rust And Bone: A Short Review

November 3, 2012

Skyfall: A Short Review

June 29, 2012

A Case For Yellow As Your New Favourite Colour

June 16, 2012

Moonrise Kingdom: A Short Review

January 5, 2012

Dreams Of A Life: A Short Review

November 3, 2011

Contagion: A Short Review

July 12, 2011

Why I Love The Jungle Book

April 6, 2011

Why I Love Betty Blue

December 1, 2010

The Setback

Tag: Oscars

January 25, 2018

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Tag: Europe

January 12, 2018

Spain, New Year 2017/18

December 17, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 3: Flu∂ir to Vík.

October 15, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 2: Reykjavík to Flu∂ir.

October 4, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 1: Reykjavík.

September 28, 2017

A little trip to Italy

April 11, 2016

Lausanne, Switzerland, March 2016

Tag: Happy New Year

January 12, 2018

Spain, New Year 2017/18

January 1, 2015

Happy New Year 2015!

Tag: Seventeen

January 12, 2018

Spain, New Year 2017/18

December 31, 2017

Top 10 Albums 2017

December 29, 2017

Top 10 Songs 2017

December 27, 2017

Album Digest, December 2017

December 26, 2017

Turkey and Sweet Potato Stew

December 17, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 3: Flu∂ir to Vík.

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

November 15, 2017

I Will Make Room For You - Four Tet Remix

November 11, 2017

Matt Haig, Reasons to Stay Alive

November 5, 2017

Beetroot Bolognaise

November 4, 2017

A Little Lesson in R

November 3, 2017

Suits Me

October 31, 2017

Album Digest, October 2017

October 31, 2017

Three Years

October 30, 2017

Sarah Ladipo Manyika, Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun

October 29, 2017

Understated Classics #36: The Coral by The Coral

October 15, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 2: Reykjavík to Flu∂ir.

October 8, 2017

Georgia O'Keeffe at Tate Modern

October 6, 2017

Alistair Reynolds, Revelation Space

October 5, 2017

Personal ggplot tips and tweaks

October 4, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 1: Reykjavík.

October 3, 2017

J. G. Ballard, Hello America

October 1, 2017

The same, but different

September 30, 2017

Album Digest, September 2017

September 29, 2017

Eric Schlosser, Command and Control

September 28, 2017

A little trip to Italy

September 25, 2017

Understated Classics #35: Snivilisation by Orbital

July 17, 2017

Valleys

July 15, 2017

Hills

July 1, 2017

Wonder Woman: A Short Review

June 16, 2017

Create

April 11, 2017

Changes

March 31, 2017

Album Digest, March 2017

February 28, 2017

Album Digest, February 2017

January 31, 2017

Album Digest, January 2017

September 21, 2012

Programming a Carcassonne Game

Tag: Spain

January 12, 2018

Spain, New Year 2017/18

Tag: Lists

December 31, 2017

Top 10 Albums 2017

December 29, 2017

Top 10 Songs 2017

August 15, 2014

Guardians of the Galaxy: A Short Review

July 29, 2013

Ideas for TV shows: Great Mathematicians

November 10, 2012

Ambitions

October 2, 2012

Nonlinear Systems: A Rough Intro

June 29, 2012

A Case For Yellow As Your New Favourite Colour

June 25, 2012

Another Reading List

April 20, 2012

Reading list, mid-April 2012

August 5, 2011

Five lessons from a year of blogging

July 12, 2011

Why I Love The Jungle Book

May 5, 2011

Five Superheroes We Can Live Without

April 6, 2011

Why I Love Betty Blue

Tag: Bjork

December 27, 2017

Album Digest, December 2017

November 29, 2012

Album Digest, November 2012

January 23, 2012

Understated Classics #15: Début by Björk

October 31, 2011

Album Digest, October 2011

Tag: December

December 27, 2017

Album Digest, December 2017

December 31, 2012

Album Digest, December 2012

December 29, 2011

Album Digest, December 2011

Tag: Neil Finn

December 27, 2017

Album Digest, December 2017

Tag: Phoebe Bridgers

December 27, 2017

Album Digest, December 2017

Tag: Watter

December 27, 2017

Album Digest, December 2017

June 30, 2014

Album Digest, June 2014

Tag: Gluten Free

December 26, 2017

Turkey and Sweet Potato Stew

Tag: Tomato Free

December 26, 2017

Turkey and Sweet Potato Stew

November 5, 2017

Beetroot Bolognaise

Tag: Iceland

December 17, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 3: Flu∂ir to Vík.

October 15, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 2: Reykjavík to Flu∂ir.

October 4, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 1: Reykjavík.

Tag: Trips

December 17, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 3: Flu∂ir to Vík.

October 15, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 2: Reykjavík to Flu∂ir.

October 4, 2017

A trip to Iceland. Part 1: Reykjavík.

Tag: 0110100 01010100

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

Tag: Daniele Luppi

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

Tag: Fever Ray

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

Tag: Four Tet

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

November 15, 2017

I Will Make Room For You - Four Tet Remix

October 31, 2017

Album Digest, October 2017

October 31, 2013

Album Digest, October 2013

September 29, 2012

Album Digest, September 2012

September 30, 2011

Album Digest, September 2011

Tag: James Holden

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

July 31, 2013

Album Digest, July 2013

Tag: Karen O

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

Tag: November

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

November 29, 2012

Album Digest, November 2012

November 20, 2011

Album Digest, November 2011

Tag: Parquet Courts

December 7, 2017

Album Digest, November 2017

May 31, 2016

Album Digest, May 2016

January 31, 2015

Album Digest, January 2015

June 30, 2014

Album Digest, June 2014

Tag: Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith

November 15, 2017

I Will Make Room For You - Four Tet Remix

October 31, 2017

Album Digest, October 2017

September 30, 2016

Album Digest, September 2016

Tag: Matt Haig

November 11, 2017

Matt Haig, Reasons to Stay Alive

Tag: R

November 4, 2017

A Little Lesson in R

October 5, 2017

Personal ggplot tips and tweaks

July 1, 2016

Swaptastic Part 3: The Shiny App

June 29, 2016

Swaptastic Part 2

September 25, 2014

How to generate random numbers in R

Tag: Mary Epworth

October 31, 2017

Album Digest, October 2017

Tag: October

October 31, 2017

Album Digest, October 2017

October 31, 2013

Album Digest, October 2013

October 31, 2012

Album Digest, October 2012

October 31, 2011

Album Digest, October 2011

Tag: Rival Consoles

October 31, 2017

Album Digest, October 2017

Tag: Goldsmiths

October 30, 2017

Sarah Ladipo Manyika, Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun

Tag: Novella

October 30, 2017

Sarah Ladipo Manyika, Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun

Tag: Sarah Ladipo Manyika

October 30, 2017

Sarah Ladipo Manyika, Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun

Tag: The Coral

October 29, 2017

Understated Classics #36: The Coral by The Coral

Tag: Art

October 8, 2017

Georgia O'Keeffe at Tate Modern

October 8, 2016

Mira Schendel at Tate Modern

October 18, 2013

LS Lowry At Tate Britain

October 12, 2013

Art Under Attack at Tate Britain

September 13, 2013

Ellen Gallagher at Tate Modern

July 24, 2013

Ibrahim El-Salahi At Tate Modern

May 29, 2013

George Bellows At RA

May 25, 2013

Choucair At Tate Modern

May 21, 2013

Lichtenstein At Tate Modern

March 5, 2013

A Work Of Art At The End Of My Road?

Tag: Georgia O'Keeffe

October 8, 2017

Georgia O'Keeffe at Tate Modern

Tag: Tate Modern

October 8, 2017

Georgia O'Keeffe at Tate Modern

October 8, 2016

Mira Schendel at Tate Modern

September 13, 2013

Ellen Gallagher at Tate Modern

July 24, 2013

Ibrahim El-Salahi At Tate Modern

May 25, 2013

Choucair At Tate Modern

May 21, 2013

Lichtenstein At Tate Modern

March 5, 2013

A Work Of Art At The End Of My Road?

Tag: Alistair Reynolds

October 6, 2017

Alistair Reynolds, Revelation Space

Tag: J. G. Ballard

October 3, 2017

J. G. Ballard, Hello America

July 14, 2016

J. G. Ballard, The Unlimited Dream Company

October 5, 2013

J. G. Ballard, High-Rise

February 9, 2012

Never Mind The Ballards

June 21, 2011

J. G. Ballard, Concrete Island

February 1, 2011

J. G. Ballard, Crash

September 26, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Crystal World

September 8, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Drought

August 14, 2010

J. G. Ballard, The Drowned World

August 2, 2010

J. G. Ballard

Tag: Wedding

October 1, 2017

The same, but different

Tag: Nelly Furtado

September 30, 2017

Album Digest, September 2017

January 31, 2013

Album Digest, January 2013

September 29, 2012

Album Digest, September 2012

September 19, 2012

Understated Classics #20: Folklore by Nelly Furtado

Tag: September

September 30, 2017

Album Digest, September 2017

September 30, 2016

Album Digest, September 2016

September 30, 2014

Album Digest, September 2014

September 30, 2013

Album Digest, September 2013

September 29, 2012

Album Digest, September 2012

September 30, 2011

Album Digest, September 2011

Tag: The National

September 30, 2017

Album Digest, September 2017

May 31, 2013

Album Digest, May 2013

Tag: Eric Schlosser

September 29, 2017

Eric Schlosser, Command and Control

September 2, 2015

Eric Schlosser, Gods of Metal

Tag: Italy

September 28, 2017

A little trip to Italy

Tag: Orbital

September 25, 2017

Understated Classics #35: Snivilisation by Orbital

April 30, 2012

Album Digest, April 2012

Tag: Blanck Mass

March 31, 2017

Album Digest, March 2017

June 30, 2015

Album Digest, June 2015

Tag: JFDR

March 31, 2017

Album Digest, March 2017

Tag: March

March 31, 2017

Album Digest, March 2017

March 31, 2014

Album Digest, March 2014

March 31, 2013

Album Digest, March 2013

March 31, 2012

Album Digest, March 2012

March 31, 2011

Album Digest, March 2011

Tag: Rolling Blackouts CF

March 31, 2017

Album Digest, March 2017

Tag: The Shins

March 31, 2017

Album Digest, March 2017

March 31, 2012

Album Digest, March 2012

Tag: Dreadzone

February 28, 2017

Album Digest, February 2017

March 17, 2011

Understated Classics #8: Second Light by Dreadzone

Tag: Elbow

February 28, 2017

Album Digest, February 2017

April 30, 2011

Album Digest, April 2011

Tag: Grails

February 28, 2017

Album Digest, February 2017

June 30, 2014

Album Digest, June 2014

March 31, 2012

Album Digest, March 2012

Tag: Bonobo

January 31, 2017

Album Digest, January 2017

August 31, 2013

Album Digest, August 2013

Tag: January

January 31, 2017

Album Digest, January 2017

January 31, 2015

Album Digest, January 2015

January 31, 2013

Album Digest, January 2013

January 31, 2012

Album Digest, January 2012

January 31, 2011

Album Digest, January 2011

Tag: Mike Oldfield

January 31, 2017

Album Digest, January 2017

June 24, 2011

Understated Classics #10: Tubular Bells II by Mike Oldfield

Tag: The xx

January 31, 2017

Album Digest, January 2017

September 29, 2012

Album Digest, September 2012

Tag: Aztec Camera

October 13, 2016

Understated Classics #34: Stray by Aztec Camera

Tag: Sixteen

October 13, 2016

Understated Classics #34: Stray by Aztec Camera

October 8, 2016

Mira Schendel at Tate Modern

September 30, 2016

Album Digest, September 2016

September 24, 2016

The Threepenny Opera

September 11, 2016

A New Notebook

September 8, 2016

I Don't Have a Clue, part 43

August 31, 2016

Album Digest, August 2016

August 30, 2016

Adventures with Discover Weekly

August 21, 2016

BBC Prom 47 at the Royal Albert Hall

July 31, 2016

Album Digest, July 2016

July 30, 2016

Richard Beard, Acts of the Assassins

July 20, 2016

Understated Classics #33: Embrya by Maxwell

July 19, 2016

South America, Part 12

July 14, 2016

J. G. Ballard, The Unlimited Dream Company

July 1, 2016

Swaptastic Part 3: The Shiny App

June 30, 2016

Album Digest, June 2016

June 29, 2016

Swaptastic Part 2

June 25, 2016

In the space between this and that

June 14, 2016

Swaptastic Part 1

June 9, 2016

Logitech K380 Review

June 5, 2016

Euro 2016 Panini Stickers

May 31, 2016

Album Digest, May 2016

May 23, 2016

Werner Bischof: Point of View and Helvetica

May 17, 2016

Paul McAuley, Something Coming Through

April 30, 2016

Album Digest, April 2016

April 11, 2016

Lausanne, Switzerland, March 2016

March 12, 2016

The Orb - Alpine EP

February 1, 2016

Album Digest, David Bowie RIP

January 29, 2016

The Nutcracker

Tag: Mira Schendel

October 8, 2016

Mira Schendel at Tate Modern

Tag: Local Natives

September 30, 2016

Album Digest, September 2016

Tag: MIA