Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Liebster Award

My good friend Mark (see his blog here for a capacious record of meandering machinations and humorous social commentaries) has nominated me for a Liebster Award. According to Google Translate, the word ‘Liebster’ means ‘dearest’ so I think I ought … Continue reading

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The Gun Dilemma

‘Controversy’, noun: a prolonged public dispute, debate, or contention; disputation concerning a matter of opinion. The ongoing debate about gun control in the US would certainly fit this particular description, but I suspect that you already know that. This year … Continue reading

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Summer Reading – The Road

To kick the blog off, and since summer is drawing to a close, I think it’s a good time to look back a bit on the last few months. At the start of summer, I gave myself a reading list.

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Ah, the obligatory opening post designed to attract and encourage people to read on… It’s like picking up a book for the first time, opening the front page and deciding whether it’s compelling enough to get you reading – keep … Continue reading

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