Brian's Blog

…one man's contribution to the Weeeeerly Wild World

Walking lumps of stone…

Living on the Isle of Anglesey I’m surrounded somewhat by standing stones. There are a variety of explanations as to how these stones came to be standing where they are, … Continue reading

19 March, 2017 · Leave a comment

Vitamin C

I’ve written before about being anti-medication, and my desire to eat healthily and be active work with this. I’ve recognised the importance to get enough vitamins and minerals in our … Continue reading

18 March, 2017 · 4 Comments

Sugar, Sugar, Everywhere

[The following is about my vague understanding of sugar and other things, don’t take anything as gospel, and feel free to point out where I’m wrong!] It seems pretty normal … Continue reading

17 March, 2017 · Leave a comment


I’ve generally avoided taking medication for a number of years now. The last pills I took was a course of antibiotics for an ear infection; I wasn’t actually convinced the … Continue reading

5 March, 2017 · 2 Comments

Pancakes, Power, SETI, and Earth Day Hour…

Happy Pancake Day… I hope you’ve had and enjoyed your pancakes already, I have. I’m enjoying a quiet morning after having had a work-packed (but fun) day yesterday. I was … Continue reading

28 February, 2017 · 6 Comments

The Timeless Greeks

I reached p.3119 in my set of the Children’s Encyclopedia by Arthur Mee, and a chapter on the ancient Greeks. It’s a charming piece, well I found the first half … Continue reading

23 February, 2017 · Leave a comment

My ride to school…

Here I recount how I used to cycle to school and then college, a precursor for my “daily commute”, and a message for us all about how we choose to … Continue reading

20 February, 2017 · Leave a comment