I remember much of my first day at junior school like it was just yesterday. It was quite an introduction to formal education: the disappointment of discovering that my only friend was in a different class to me; the excitement of meeting up with him at break time; the bravado involved in asking the boy … Continue reading I failed at University. Why?
Okay friends, here’s the deal. My creative juices are running pretty dry at the moment, so I’m opening my blog up for YOU to decide what I should next write about. I know that the majority of you live considerably more interesting lives than I do, so in extending you this invitation I’m inadvertently putting … Continue reading A Vodafone Post!
The Christian music scene of today is a mixed bag. There are some extremely gifted songwriters who write very heartfelt, Gospel-focused songs and there are those who write rather more fluffy love songs which could probably be sung to a boy/girl friend [delete as appropriate]. In my opinion, a good hymn should sing of God’s … Continue reading Salvation’s Song
What a great opening ceremony we were treated to last night! We’re told that over 1 billion people worldwide tuned in to feast at a banquet of British culture that featured Sir Paul McCartney, Mr Bean and a spectacular lighting of the Olympic Cauldron. So the ceremonial niceties are over, and now it’s time for … Continue reading London 2012: How I think it will all pan out
Here are some fun facts I worked out about the number 2010 2010 is 133122 in base 4. 2010 is the maximal length of a rook’s tour on a 14 x 15 chessboard. 2010 is a number having exactly four distinct prime factors, for which the largest is greater than the square root of the … Continue reading 2010
This is a slightly impromptu blog post. Business will be resumed as usual soon enough! So I was just checking out some of the stats for my blog, and could barely believe my eyes when I looked at the viewing figures. Since publishing my first article – “Christian Music” – on August 5th of this … Continue reading The Big 1000!
Seeing as it’s been a couple of weeks now since my last post – I’m getting lazy in my old age – I thought I’d quickly jot some thoughts and updates down tonight. I’ll try to be as concise as possible, as much for my sake as yours. I’m currently panic-reading a 450-page novel for … Continue reading A General Update…