Let’s talk about death, BA-BY!

"After all, to the well-organised mind, death is but the next great adventure." - Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, 1997. I sensed the white, freezing feeling of dread in the pit of my stomach before the thought even entered my head. Initially, I put it down to the combination of chocolate, popcorn … Continue reading Let’s talk about death, BA-BY!

A Guide to Hillwalking and Mountain-climbing for People who don’t know what the F**k they’re doing!

There used to be a time when I would scoff at the idea of doing anything productive on New Year's Day. It was a day for the hangover and an evening for the bed. Sure look, you might be cheeky and go for one or five pints in the evening but that'd be it. The … Continue reading A Guide to Hillwalking and Mountain-climbing for People who don’t know what the F**k they’re doing!

Types of People you Meet on Public Transport

Christmas is over! We're halfway through the first official week back to work and for most of us that means we've been getting the dreaded beast that is... PUBLIC TRANSPORT! Delayed buses, slow trains and jam-packed coaches with no knee room are our new reality. I say 'our'. I mean 'your'. I own a car … Continue reading Types of People you Meet on Public Transport