Category Archives: Diary

Life’s ups and downs

Journey into a New World

For those who don’t know, Novell was acquired by Attachmate Group last week, and in this week’s restructuring we will lose some people, and those–like me–who remain will undoubtedly see our jobs change significantly. This has coincided with my taking … Continue reading

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My Latest Excuse

…for blogging like a slug is that we’ve had our daughter out to Luanda for the last week for half term holidays. It’s been lovely to have her home for the last few days and we’re not looking forward to … Continue reading

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Getting Back in the Swing

“Previously on Bloody Marvellous…” As you know I’ve just got back from a 2-week business trip to Utah, so my excuse for not writing anything in the last few days is jet lag, combined with thoughts about work refusing to … Continue reading

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Hang In There

It’s Friday and I’m getting to the end of what has been a long, tiring but very productive and rewarding trip. Needless to say the personal highlight was the bike trip, but then you’ve heard about that already, and since … Continue reading

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The Week’s News

Here’s a few of the things that have filled the past week (deliberately excluding work stuff): Sophie We’re babysitting a neighbour’s cat while they live it up in South Africa for the weekend. Sophie is quite old and doesn’t eat … Continue reading

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Bite Me!

Had a bad night last night. I couldn’t sleep for itching and wondering if the mosquito in the bedroom was real or a dream. I’ve got several bites anyway so the itching was real enough, but lying there in the … Continue reading

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R A M M S T E I N

Yes yes I know, having made a New Year’s resolution to keep you entertained more regularly I have been spectactularly successful at not blogging for the last few days, and my hit counter has taken a … well… hit. I … Continue reading

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