Archive for June, 2010

When it comes to buying a property, there are many estate agents to choose from. As such, you’d think it’d be within their interests to treat you as a valued customer, and not make every interaction with them a hassle. I’ve had no such luck so far. Some have been worse than others, but today […]


There are a wide range of motivations to write a blog. Including: An enjoyment of writing Sharing knowledge with others Career progression To make money To give you a free platform to reach out to others If you’re a blogger and your reasons aren’t on that list, I’d be interested to hear from you. I […]


Today, the Times Online put up a story called, ‘Pedants’ revolt aims to protect English from spell of txt spk‘. If you haven’t read it, then in brief, it talks about an ‘Academy of English’ that is being formed by the ‘Queen’s English Society‘ to, I quote, “protect the language from impurities, bastardisations and the […]


Commuting is undoubtedly one of the least pleasant aspects of my day to day life. This is largely thanks to Southeastern trains, but it would be wrong of me not to give credit to the huge number of commuters I share my journey with. At my local train station, on the train itself and at […]