Marathon runners consider there to be six major marathons, namely Berlin, Boston, Chicago, London, New York and Tokyo. I’m not happy with this list for two reasons, The Medihelp Sunrise Monster is not on that list and it’s a son of a bitch Three of the races are in America and I think we need to give one to Africa. I mean Chicago, what the heck? Why not the Cape Town Marathon or the Kilimanjaro? Regardless of my feelings, the running cult..I mean community take…Continue Reading “5 things I learnt training for a major marathon”
It’s nearly six years and a month to the day from when I last flew home out of Heathrow. I was really privileged to spend the last ten days frolicking in the mediocre weather of London and surrounds. I think the thing I liked the most was that I really had a mixed itinerary while I was here, from a rock concerts to a marathon, from great work meetings to pubs. So much has changed from the last time I was in the United Kingdom….Continue Reading “Time to say goodbye to Mud Island”
Here are some of the backgrounds that I have been using for my latest venture, runhitwonder.com. Feel free to use them as you see fit.
A fire at the Notre-Dame de Paris tore through the ceiling and most of the fancy bits of the famous cathedral this week, leaving the world in shock. Immediately and without request, hordes of people took to social media to show that they had been there. Luckily, posting a picture about a place or taking the time to like a post really helps the cause – so I can end here. That’s not really how social media works, despite our human propensity to get involved…Continue Reading “Tragedy, social media and the Pangolin”
I’m not a jealous person, but when it comes to December vacations I tend to hate everyone that is having more fun than me. I took it upon myself to slightly change a few pictures that my friends posted on Facebook and commented on the original photos with the photoshopped versions. What do you think?
Xmas carols getting on your nerves, here are three tasty alternatives.
Forgot about this goody from Napoleon Dynamite. Probably the best dance scene in the history of movies. Then I remembered that I had seen the dance moves before. Damn, Drake stole dance moves!
I know I share alot of music, but this is too good not to share!
I was Googling fonts and came across the Foo Fighters’ font and decided to give my initials a try.
They, some experts, tend to say you must write what you know. I know that 2016 was rough. The list of dead celebrities was long and it seems that the personal struggles of those around me were intense. I’m not one to complain, but it was difficult not to. Thanks to everyone, especially Eloise, that gave me strength in 2016 and here’s to a great (slightly late) 2017.