It’s a weird feeling to be growing up. I may not be shouldering heavyweight responsibilities as others are, but I signed up for some grown-up benefits including a generous pension and then some. I seriously got to be careful in who I marry now for various reasons. She may be looking at the bulge of… Read More


The following reflection is a personal account based on a climatic Thursday in late October, which I was blessed to be allowed to take time off through legal channels. I had to turn down the original date, which I couldn’t attend due to our shortage of staff and I didn’t want to lie to my… Read More


October’s payday has come and gone and I have reached £9k – and then some. I am confident I can acquire a 5-figure sum before the end of the year, which will be a personal milestone since being debt-free of student loans 10 years ago. I have yet to set aside this month’s savings, as… Read More


I have never found so much joy to discover a worthy podcasting app for Android users – Pocket Casts. Even better, I can subscribe to the same podcasts that are typically hosted on iTunes. More importantly, Pocket Casts compels me to actually listen to the wide offering of podcasts on the go, as a phone… Read More


I’m fairly tech savvy, but today, I admit defeat. My MacBook Pro 17″ (Early 2011) is officially a dead slab of metal. Time of death, 10:35pm Saturday 23rd September 2017. It’s a good thing I backed up my data in the early morning with a view to install a final operating system update. Not this… Read More