Category Archives: musings

Getting the blather out of the way…

*dusts off keyboard* Why hello there, it’s been a while… I find myself in a position where free time is suddenly all over the place, a statement which hasn’t been true for a number of months. I made it through … Continue reading

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We got married, and it was pretty awesome.

So, last week… James and I got married. It was a pretty successful day by all accounts and, now that things have settled back down a little bit, I feel like a photodump to capture some of the more obvious moments. … Continue reading

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Good without god…

If you live in the UK and have a penchant for being awake and angry on a Sunday morning, you may have watched ‘The Big Questions’ on BBC One. It’s hosted by Nicky Campbell and is, nominally, a discussion programme … Continue reading

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Babies, babies, babies…

They aren’t kidding when they talk about biological clocks are they? Jeez. I think I’ve got a biological timebomb ready to go off. I’ve reached the age at which I am surrounded by friends with babies, expecting babies or planning … Continue reading

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A short piece in which I sit you down with a cup of tea and talk about serious and personal things…

I have depression. It’s not something I tend to talk about, well, ever really. It doesn’t normally impact on my daily life. It’s not something I’ve ever gone to my GP to get medication to treat and it’s not something … Continue reading

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I don’t wanna be in your gang.

beware… self-involved navel gazing follows… I have always been an atheist. Even before I knew what the term was, I knew that I didn’t believe in any of the religious teachings that were circulating at the edges of my life. … Continue reading

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For balance and rationality.

This is an important site and one that I highly recommend everybody spend 5 minutes checking out. Hooray for balance and the voice of women being heard in the abortion conversation.

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On beauty in a Godless world…

Richard Feynman always has seemed to speak the words I have in my head. Here he puts into words the way I feel about experiencing beauty in a world without God. Whenever anyone asks me how I can be moral … Continue reading

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Kony Island.

I used to do a lot of fundraising to help support children and families that had been affected by the LRA and the utter mess of child soldiers, systematic rape and political tensions in the area. Any raising of awareness … Continue reading

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I just blogged to say I love you. <3

Happy Valentine’s day everybody. I know that it’s a ‘created’ holiday and I’ve had my fair share of bitter single years trying to loudly convince myself that it’s better being single and not having to play along with all the … Continue reading

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