Brian's Blog

…one man's contribution to the Weeeeerly Wild World

The Mockingjay

Those that are familiar with The Hunger Games series of books and films will know of the Mockingjay; a fictional bird created by the author Suzanne Collins. I received the … Continue reading

24 May, 2017 · Leave a comment


I was lending my ear to a friend recently who is coming to the end of their first year of university, and my advice-giving caused me to think back to … Continue reading

22 May, 2017 · Leave a comment

Outlook Inbox / My Attention : Focused | Other

Yeah, time for another Outlook (aka Hotmail) rant… Just recently they invented a feature whereby they magically sort my incoming mail that is destined for my Inbox into “Focused” and … Continue reading

15 May, 2017 · 2 Comments

BBC Radio…

There are literally two BBC Radio shows I often listen to, they are the 45-minute long Woman’s Hour (I know, I’m such a man) and the Jeremy Vine Show, which … Continue reading

11 May, 2017 · 4 Comments

Hoarding – something to share

It has been quiet on my blogging front; I only threw one thing out into the world last month, I’m not entirely sure why, but there are a couple of … Continue reading

9 May, 2017 · 2 Comments

Earth Day and Spring

It was Earth Day yesterday and in addition to this I have been enjoying comings of spring. When I moved into my own place a few years ago the garden … Continue reading

23 April, 2017 · 2 Comments

Smart Meters

“The Board of the American Academy of Environmental Medicine opposes the installation of wireless ‘smart meters’ in homes and schools based on a scientific assessment of the current medical literature … Continue reading

27 March, 2017 · 5 Comments