Radio Silence

It has been a little while since I posted so I apologise for the “radio silence.” I’ve had another rough few days. The problem being that writing these posts helps me to come out of it but when I am in it I don’t have the energy to push myself. Therein lies the eternal struggle brought on by the Black Dog of depression. This weekend is going to be a big weekend.  I have no illusions that I will not be able to complete the whole challenge or maybe not even half but I will be damned if I go down without a fight. So I hereby give notice to my team mates to not let themselves get slowed down by me. I have many audio books for my slow progress. In other news I recently managed to get to level 110 on Warcraft which was quickly followed by lack …

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Walking, gaming, programming repeat

It has been a good weekend and even as I type that I cannot believe it is Sunday already! At least I am off work again tomorrow. I’ve been up between 7 and 8 every day going out for a walk or on the treadmill (admittedly Smudge is waking me up earlier than I intend every day though!) As you can see from the countdown to the left there are 13 days left until the event. My goal is to do it at least 5 times. If I can do that then I will be happy. A few months ago I signed up to the Planetary Society and then promptly forgot about it such is the way my brain works.  So when the post came yesterday with my free T-Shirt it was a pleasant surprise. I am now a member and I urge everyone to check it out. It will …

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