Goodbye 2013

So what happened in 2013 then? It was another mixed bag. The best thing ever happened: I stopped smoking. And I don’t even miss it. I’m not suffering from some black depression because I’m holding myself back from smoking my precious cigarettes, I’m not deluding myself by switching to an …

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Friday Update 27/12/13

I have pretty much been sat on my arse watching classic old movies and decent new movies, as well as some general Christmas programmes on the idiot box. The Great Escape, a few Star Wars films, and the Doctor Who Christmas special was quite… special. I had really bad diarrhoea …

Experimental Painting

I know what you’re thinking. “Mixed media? Really?”. Well, yes, why not? Just because the majority of my work is digital does not mean I cannot glean anything from this book. It’s all about inspiring the reader, getting them to look at their own work from a new perspective and …

Broadchurch

I really need to start writing these posts while the subject matter is fresh in my mind. About a week and a half ago, Jane and I watched Broadchurch, starring David Tennant (who I loved from Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire and Doctor Who), and Olivia Colman (who …

Sitrep

That’s short for situation report, which is what this post is intending to be as it’s been over a week since my last post, which is well naughty of me. Where am I right now? Well, smack bang in the middle of a bunch of ideas. I recently bought a …

Bye, Ponds

You know, it’ll be a sad day when Amy and Rory stop travelling with The Doctor. They’ve brought some of the most hilarious Doctor Who comedy moments so far, and some really intense, dark and emotional resonances. I love how Amy is so feisty, it leads to some interesting confrontations …

I got me one of those tattoo things

Seeing as I’m a huge Prodigy fan, my first tattoo had to be the ant logo. It didn’t hurt massively, it just felt like a lot of little pin pricks, or tiny slices, which is pretty much exactly all it was! I’ve got loads of ideas for other tattoos, but …