Monthly Archives | November 2007

the Fantasy of Being Thin is not just about becoming small enough to be perceived as more acceptable. It is about becoming an entirely different person ; one with far more courage, confidence, and luck than the fat you has.

I am totally fed up with a lot of the comments about Mary Harney. I realise that as a politician she is fair game. And as a politician who is in charge of the Health Service at a time when it is scandal after scandal after horrendous error she deserves a hell of a lot of criticism.

Poison Study

Locked in darkness that surrounded me like a coffin, I had nothing to distract me from my memories. Vivid recollections waited to ambush me whenever my mind wandered.

The monarchy of Ixia has recently been overthrown by Commander Ambrose and is now ruled by the Code of Behaviour. Punishments are absolute; there is no leeway or excuse that will save you if you break the rules, whether you simply didn’t wear the correct uniform or killed someone. So Yelena expects nothing but a hanging after she killed the son of a high ranking General. But she is offered a slight chance when she is given the choice of either accepting her hanging or becoming the food-taster for the Commander. She accepts the position, and so is poisoned to ensure her loyalty, she’ll need access to the antidote that only Valek, the Commander’s second-in-command can provide.

Now comes the dog again

It is only Tuesday I wantssess it to be Thursday. Okay, okay, I’d prefer if it were Friday and the […]

We can rule the world

I went to see Stardust again last night. Its just so awwww, dontcha think? Life however is a tad more […]

Happy Thanksgiving

to all you Americans and associates. And Happy Thursday to the rest of you. I’m off to Sligo in a […]

Only six uses of profanity and no intercourse does not make a PG-13 of a R

I came across that picture on PostSecret and is it ever true. I don’t know any of you have seen […]

the trouble with you is you’re always making mud out of clear water

I’ve been going through my old posts, adding tags[1] and I’ve noticed that I’m a lot less rambly than I […]

Week 250

What does Monday mean? That I’m late again of course: Toasty :: Allegations :: Herb :: Bacon :: Neck to […]

cows are female!

Remember my comments on Bee Movie? Well, looks other people agree.

You must be as strong in March, when the fish are down

I owns a football club. Well I have a share in a thingy that owns a football club. Yup, that’s […]

30 Days of Night

Based on the comic by Steve Niles & Ben Templesmith I’ll admit that I was a little disappointed that when […]

Death at a Funeral

You never quite know what to hope for when you go to see a so-called black comedy/farce. I mean, the […]