Whenever I study anything, be it a programming language, a chess thingy or whatever, I like to keep my own notes. Usually I use OneNote for stuff like notes on programming languages and recipes and things, however recently I tried to study chess openings in the hope that it would assist me in beating Fritz …

Resident DustThe guys who have been drilling holes in the walls and inserting pins have gone. I am alone in my castle now, and there’s a thin layer of terracotta talcum powder over everything. If you attack a brick wall with a drill and a masonry bit, it generates a large amount of fine pink …

Dream Last night I had a shockingly bad dream. Or rather a sequence of dreams. I’d gone to sleep in the study on my new air bed, because sleeping on the Futon in the living room was killing my back. I dozed off, and was awoken by two pairs of hands viciously grabbing me. I …

Blimey, you must get this if you have even a vague interest in RPGs… http://www.gog.com/en/gamecard/the_witcher/ It only needs a reasonable PC to run (anything bought in the last couple of years should do), 8GB download, no DRM… Possibly GOG’s best deal ever! Seriously, I love this game: the stories, the characters, the bawdiness, the graphics… …

Spoke to the lovely woman who lives on the top floor, Camilla. She doesn’t mind having her wall hacked to bits on the 16th May, so I’m going to send the wall-hacking guy up to her first, then the folks on floor two. That should take two weeks, by which time the Kitchen should be …

The design is temporary and off the peg for now. I’ll be amending it to fit in with my new homepage soon.

Blogger After reading an entry by Mr ron_broxted on Livejournal, I’ve decided to syndicate this Blog on to Blogger as well as Livejournal. I’ll also be starting an on-off Web-stuff blog where I’ll be keeping a record of things I’m doing with jQuery, CSS3 and other web/media technologies, which I’ll be feeding via RSS on …

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