Category Archives: stuff

Here’s what happened when I emailed all the churches in Wrexham telling them I was gay & wanted to join their church.

One day I won’t have to write about faith and sexuality. I don’t see that day coming any time soon but I can hope. This post isn’t going to investigate the theological in/out, shake it all about around the interpretation … Continue reading

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Whoops

I appear to have lost myself down the sofa for a bit but I’ve wrestled control back of my blog and I’m here again.

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Chippenham Comedy Festival, June 2013

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 5,500 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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Advent 25: The Day Itself

Happy Christmas. Here marks the end of my advent adventure/challenge but stick around as something exciting (well, I think it’s exciting) will be happening from tomorrow until New Year’s Eve. Thank you for reading, following along and chipping in over … Continue reading

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Advent 24: The Furnaces and the Squatter Cottage

The historical bit of the Advent Challenge has been the most difficult. Raw facts and information are difficult for me to process, I need a story to hang the context on, I need an experience to hook me in. Ironbridge … Continue reading

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Advent 21: Lightmoor Book Club

I’m really proud of Lightmoor Book Club. It grew out of a conversation between three Lightmoor residents on twitter (Me, Sharon and Jake).

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Advent 19: Lympics

I can’t hope to encapsulate the whole of the Jubilympics in one post and I don’t intend to. I don’t even intend to deconstructe the whole of the Opening Ceremony. Just one tiny  piece that made me bawl and still has the capacity … Continue reading

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Advent 15: Christmas Food

One of my favourite things about Christmas are the various special foods that get brought out just for Christmas that you tend not to eat through the year. I also enjoy pretty much knowing what I’m going to eat well … Continue reading

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Advent 14: My Letter To Santa

Dear Santa, Sorry for not writing for a number of years but, you know, you don’t exist and I grew a little jaded as I got older and then cynicism set in and it was all downhill from there. I … Continue reading

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Advent 07: ABC Things- Thing Two

Contrary to how my blog post yesterday may have made it look I don’t actually want the COE to smash into a thousand pieces, I’d like to think it can endure and evolve. It’s the evolution bit I think it’ll … Continue reading

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Advent 06: ABC Five Things- Thing One

Out of all the Advent Challenge Topics from Jon this is the one that made me really stop and think. It’s completely reasonable to expect that I have an opinion on the new Archbishop of Canterbury (the ABC of the … Continue reading

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