Bruges Travel

Bruges is a fairytale town

Reading Time: 2 minutes In September my wife and I visited Bruges. We were inspired by the film ‘In Bruges’. Odd inspiration I know but it did make us want to go and see the place for real. You know what? It was very nice.  It’s a fairytale town, isn’t it? How’s a fairytale town not somebody’s ***ing thing? […]


Autism and loud environments

Reading Time: 4 minutes This weekend I went out with the same group of friends on both Friday and Saturday night. Friday night was in a quiet bar and Saturday was a Christmas party we’d been invited to. Naturally I spent part of the time analysing the sociology of the nights, as well as drinking good beer and having […]



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Reading Time: < 1 minute It’s 15th November. There are 30 days in this month so my blogging experiment is at the half way point. I’m trying to write more about autism but I’m running into walls. There are too many websites out there discussing autism and it is hard to know which are factually accurate. So I’ve written a […]

New York Street

NYC Subway

Reading Time: < 1 minute Sometimes you take a photo because you notice something. Sometimes it takes 3 years for you to notice something else that really makes the photo interesting. I took this photo nearly 3 years ago when we were in NYC. I thought the woman’s expression was interesting. While flicking through the gallery today I only just […]

mental health Personal


Reading Time: 3 minutes The other day I wrote about how I love to run but I’ve never found it prevented/cured/fixed/handled/soothed my depression. I ran Monday morning and due to an escalating thought in my head I was depressed by the evening. I ran Tuesday morning too. 1c. Windy. Rainy. Just me on the prom. I enjoy being that […]