2018-12-09: Disappointed to see that things that used to just work...

2018-12-08: A few years ago I photographed many of the little...

2018-12-05: I’ve really enjoyed CJ Samsom’s latest Shardlake book, Tombland.

2018-12-05: I loved this description of a set of cheese knives...

2018-11-30: New blog post: 11 down and 1 to go! Three...

2018-11-30: That’s this year’s Christmas puddings complete. Last year I thought...

2018-11-30: I’ve treated myself to three records so I’m looking forward...

2018-11-28: New blog post: The repetitive nature of tradition is comforting...

2018-11-23: I’ve been fascinated listening to the Grenfell Tower Enquiry podcast...

2018-11-22: New blog post: Basically just a pocket dump but my...

2018-11-22: I’ve just seen my first Christmas tree of the year...

2018-11-20: I’m listening to Paloma Faith talking about her song writing....

2018-11-14: Moving to blot rather takes me back to when I...

2018-11-14: All this talk about @blot convinced me to give it...

2018-11-13: I’ve de-eyedroppered my Edison Collier pen and this is the...

2018-11-12: At this time of year it strikes me that one...

2018-11-11: I completed my hi-fi this weekend, adding a separate phono...

2018-11-08: Why did ‘War & Peace’ become the international standard to...

2018-11-07: My first week cycling home in the dark and I...

2018-11-06: My daughter needs survey responses on logo design and Comic...

2018-11-02: Daughter no. 1 and I are off to Aberdeen for...

2018-11-02: Just for fun, and to settle a long disagreement with...

2018-10-28: New blog post: sulluzzu.com/three-act…

2018-10-28: I’m looking forward to reading the latest book in The...

2018-10-22: I’m reading a book where the paper is cheap, the...

2018-10-20: I’m looking forward to listening to ‘Dead bees on a...

2018-10-19: Since last Saturday I’ve been mulling over the first appearance...

2018-10-19: I’m finding that Feedbin’s web interface pretty much removes the...

2018-10-19: Another egregious example of Adobe losing the plot! A blue...

2018-10-18: 📚I’m currently reading a hardback copy of Killing Commendatore and...

2018-10-09: I wonder why Apple decided to make the two Dock...

2018-10-08: I’ve just started the @macsparky OmniFocus third edition field guide...

2018-10-06: I’m starting to fill in my 2019 diary (it actually...

2018-10-04: I wish I could find another iOS Markdown notes app...

2018-10-04: 📚 I’ve just finished reading John Buchan’s ‘Witch Wood’ and...

2018-10-03: Being the only man in a household of women has...

2018-09-29: New monthly blog post on my book, film and music...

2018-09-28: I’m back using LaunchBar with Mac OS Mojave. Anything else...

2018-09-26: I find it deliciously ironic that the Edinburgh Coeliac group...

2018-09-26: I’ve been using a trio of lovely Pilot pens this...

2018-09-22: The current film camera is a lovely little Ricoh GR1s...

2018-09-21: After a few weeks of reading real books, going back...

2018-09-10: The weekend was very busy but great fun. I’m on...

2018-09-09: It’s been a while. Tonight’s craft beer is a porter...

2018-09-06: I’m listening to my Beatles albums on shuffle. It’s impressive...

2018-09-04: Im thoroughly enjoying Margaret Atwood’s retelling of Shakespeare’s ‘Tempest’. It’s...

2018-09-01: A couple of ‘proper’ blog posts today. My music, book...

2018-09-01: Lunch today included three of these enormous scallops. They needed...

2018-09-01: Well that’s this year’s order from the Hobonichi store all...

2018-08-31: I am now starting to get seriously pissed-off with this...

2018-08-30: This has been quite a retro week. I’m back to...

2018-08-30: I like the idea that a ritual is a break...

2018-08-30: These sort of choices annoy me. I never know which...

2018-08-23: Do Omnifocus 3.0 perspectives allow tag searches for a tag...

2018-08-20: I remember when Adobe software used to be more elegant....

2018-08-19: As an EU-user, I’m trying to recover some faith with...

2018-08-15: I’m back from holiday and struggling to sort through far...

2018-08-13: Just a quick photo of my wife’s ‘EDC’ pepper mill....

2018-08-04: Someone appears to have dumped a large chess piece on...

2018-07-30: This may be my favourite little free library ever.

2018-07-28: Is there an easy way to find old CDs I...

2018-07-25: New blog post: Three for July. This month it’s Kamasi...

2018-07-20: Tonight I’ve been dragged to a Bananarama gig. Altered Images...

2018-07-20: There goes that interfering European Union again — adding nasty unhealthy chemicals...

2018-07-14: Tonight’s super-refreshing beer. Brewed with a Leith gin. Lovely!

2018-07-12: Layers of York railway station.

2018-07-10: The thing I find interesting with this article on 10...

2018-07-09: I’ve reluctantly accepted most of the changes in how my...

2018-07-06: My favourite product review today: “★★★★☆ Not yet needed to...

2018-06-30: Tonight’s craft beer is Luponic Plague 2.0, a super on-trend...

2018-06-29: I’m finding that my small Goruck is the perfect size...

2018-06-26: New blog post: Half way through my target to write...

2018-06-26: Did micro.blog stickers ever ship to Kickstarter backers?

2018-06-25: The latest Field Notes subscription edition would appear to be...

2018-06-21: I had planned to wait till the 4th July to...

2018-06-16: Tonight’s beer was chosen because I was thinking of Glasgow...

2018-06-16: I can’t overemphasise just how powerful and moving the New...

2018-06-15: Tonight’s beer. 10.5% imperial stout, brewed with molasses, liquorice and...

2018-06-14: I sometimes wonder how much better the Internet would be...

2018-06-14: Thinking of my list of old things that my kids...

2018-06-13: I’m working the The Caliphate podcast and it is really...

2018-06-13: I’ve just fired-up Calca for iOS for the first time...

2018-06-12: The DM42 is great fun @helgeg. I’ve enjoyed using it,...

2018-06-11: I’m seriously contemplating updating my digital camera, switching from an...

2018-06-10: We tried to watch the Pixar movie ‘Coco’ last night....

2018-06-09: New blog post: The ‘butterfly’ bowl.

2018-06-08: Two big chunky craft beers tonight. Both lovely!

2018-05-31: My wife is starting the second season of The Handmaid’s...

2018-05-31: I’ve added a ‘stuff’ page to my website, something I’ve...

2018-05-31: I was listening to Paul Simon’s Graceland album yesterday. Amazingly,...

2018-05-30: A photo from wandering about last Friday.

2018-05-29: Back in mid-January 2009 I bought an app called “Instapaper...

2018-05-29: Thinking more about archaic telephone practices today, my daughter was...

2018-05-28: …and a short list of things from the olden days...

2018-05-28: Unusually, two post in one night to my main blog....

2018-05-27: Are there any music review sites that cover a broad...

2018-05-25: That’s Instapaper gone temporarily because it didn’t comply with GDPR....

2018-05-24: I never use anything else! Taken in that shop in...

2018-05-19: These Mike Dudek Retro 51 pens inspired by the solar...

2018-05-17: Breaking my journey down to a family funeral in The...

2018-05-16: I’m debating whether to move from Things 3 to Omnifocus...

2018-05-15: I have a short road trip to make at the...

2018-05-15: 2018 has been my year of experimenting with the format...

2018-05-14: This is a wonderful new album from Damien Jurado!

2018-05-11: I’m working through a radical tidy of my RSS feeds....

2018-05-09: Trying Icro for micro.blog and first impressions are very good....

2018-05-05: My wife and younger daughter are off to Malta for...

2018-05-05: I really like this packaging. It also helps that I’m...

2018-05-03: Battling some hosting issues to update my blog with my...

2018-05-02: Relaxing with a book and a small(ish) glass of Springbank....

2018-05-02: Talk about going down rat holes. This photo of Franklin...

2018-05-01: I know there are at least a couple of Curio...

2018-04-30: A couple of classic finials on today’s fountain pens.

2018-04-27: The cityscape of a Landrover tyre

2018-04-27: A ritual rather than a chore. I’m not a fan...

2018-04-26: I really enjoy my Swiss Micros DM42 calculator. It’s RPN...

2018-04-26: 📚 I’m currently reading ‘It Can’t Happen Here’ by Sinclair...

2018-04-25: It occurs to me I’ve never linked to this page...

2018-04-25: I’m really pleased I managed to get my wife’s iCloud...

2018-04-24: I think I was one of many people breaking the...

2018-04-24: I love the idea of sleep as a physical thing—a...

2018-04-23: I’m seriously considering a change of to-do system once again!...

2018-04-18: Things 3 also gets a big update but it’s still...

2018-04-18: Drafts 5 release is good news for my iPhone. I’ve...

2018-04-17: The charm of mechanical keyboards.

2018-04-14: Tonight’s beer is that rare thing, a lovely straightforward bitter...

2018-04-14: That’s tonight’s meal taken care of. I just made a...

2018-04-14: I just received s box of ‘excuisite corpse’ pencils. Surprisingly...

2018-04-13: I like Wera hand tools. Great quality and great graphics....

2018-04-10: Seen while out and about in Edinburgh.

2018-04-10: On the subject of iconography, I wonder if we’ll ever...

2018-04-10: I’m really enjoying this podcast on icon design, particularly as...

2018-04-09: I’m continuing my experiments to try to get more use...

2018-04-08: We’ve been cooking what we call Art Malik’s curry for...

2018-04-07: A rooftop party in Edinburgh this evening.

2018-04-06: Even my kids are now saying Instagram used to be...

2018-04-06: I find it interesting that the Kindle standby screen shows...

2018-04-05: I’m still experimenting with my Hobonichi planner setups. I’ve ordered...

2018-04-05: I’m playing with RSS feed readers on my phone again....

2018-04-04: Bug Out Bag: I found this in parts equally fascinating...

2018-04-01: Daughter no. 1 and I had fun cataloguing my fountain...

2018-03-30: Tonight’s wonderful beer is all the way from Colorado. Ten...

2018-03-30: Death Knocking, Encounters - BBC Radio 4 What a powerful...

2018-03-28: “this is a keyboard for the typing hipster: for someone...

2018-03-28: I’m very impressed with the Spoke pencil I just bought....

2018-03-27: I managed to complete my monthly blog post on my...

2018-03-24: Fantastic Belle & Sebastian gig at the Usher Hall in...

2018-03-24: I only just learned that this spot is mentioned in...

2018-03-24: It was great to have the time to start the...

2018-03-23: Enjoying the new Decemberists album enormously. No great surprise there...

2018-03-19: As it’s been a thing on micro.blog recently, I thought...

2018-03-19: I’m very impressed with the design of the latest Field...

2018-03-18: I’ve finally managed to watch some movies! At the moment...

2018-03-15: My lovely hosting provider has been acquired and suddenly my...

2018-03-14: I decided that I should use this 200th anniversary year...

2018-03-13: A new post over on my blog inspired by reading...

2018-03-13: I bought a new (old) lens for my Nikon film...

2018-03-11: I’m really enjoying this remixed version of a favourite classic...

2018-03-10: More quirky Edinburgh but no 35mm film involved this time....

2018-03-10: A lovely old retro bike that never seems to move...

2018-03-07: This posted really annoys me. Clearly Lara isn’t anywhere cold...

2018-03-07: Everything I’m reading so far about OmniFocus 3 is tempting....

2018-03-03: In these weather conditions my old well-worn Snowsled Ventile hillwalking...

2018-03-01: Had fun this afternoon making snowmen with daughter #2 out...

2018-03-01: I find it deeply ironic when Facebook suggests a post...

2018-02-28: I’m managing to keep up my self-imposed schedule of posting...

2018-02-26: Thinking of our summer holiday we’re weighing up the relative...

2018-02-24: The bought a Victorinox Swiss Tool Spirit & Ratchet set...

2018-02-23: I’m back to trying Duck Duck Go for search, but...

2018-02-17: I was very impressed with one of my daughter’s drawing...

2018-02-13: Tonight’s craft beer is a lovely milk stout―a style of...

2018-02-10: New phone day We operate a pretty strict food chain of phones here...

2018-02-06: I think I should raise a glass of hard liquor...

2018-02-06: I’m not having much luck in my cunning plan to...

2018-02-05: The recent news about the ‘death’ of Tinky Winky reminded...

2018-02-02: Reading about RSS this morning I was reflecting on that...

2018-02-01: Winners of the 2018 Black + White Photographer of the...

2018-01-31: It was good to read of someone else withdrawing from...

2018-01-31: It strikes me BBC Radio 4 comedy is liking kissing...

2018-01-29: Of all the 2018 plans from the @OmniGroup I think...

2018-01-29: A new blog post and a new theme for the...

2018-01-29: Today I’m enjoying the more measured, thoughtful style of writing...

2018-01-27: Enjoying the typing feel of my upgraded HHKB mechanical keyboard....

2018-01-26: I’ve been trying Apple Music for the last week or...

2018-01-24: Yesterday I finished reading 📚 Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine...

2018-01-23: I frequently find Microsoft Windows dialogues to be sloppy and...

2018-01-21: I do love be this time of year for the...

2018-01-18: I’m starting to thing this was a good time to...

2018-01-17: Joining the trend and stepping back from certain social media...

2018-01-12: Tonight’s beer crafty is a lovely local winter stout with...

2018-01-11: I keep thinking would should use Signal instead of WhatsApp...

2018-01-09: On the subject of 📚 I’ve just switched from The...

2018-01-02: My first shave in three weeks did not go well…...

2018-01-01: There’s something magical about the way Laphroaig traps smoke and...

2017-12-31: New blog post: Continuiing the annual tradition with the 2017...

2017-12-25: My Christmas present to myself is a hardware emulation of...

2017-12-17: Damn it! I’ve had to change my resolution from ‘buying...

2017-12-16: Well, our decorations are old, they don’t match or they...

2017-12-13: My Christmas gift to myself this year is something of...

2017-12-10: Loving my Swedish frost scraper this morning!

2017-12-10: It’s that time of year again… Time to note the...

2017-12-08: My daughter and I went to see the band LAU...

2017-12-05: MarsEdit is one of the Apps that seems to have...

2017-12-04: The Apple pleather iPad case finally annoyed me enough to...

2017-11-27: I feel there’s a better iOS email app somewhere close...

2017-11-27: Apropos of nothing, the Apple leather sleeve for the 10.5‑inch...

2017-11-26: This weekend’s craft beer was a real #drinklocal treat. Barney’s...

2017-11-26: Slowly filling in my Hobonichi planners for 2018. I say...

2017-11-23: The Lady Mondegreen strikes again! Whenever I listen to a...

2017-11-18: When your bank shuts nearly all their branches. And only...

2017-11-18: It always annoys me that 20 years ago my barber...

2017-11-17: Does my daughter want a new phone because: (a) bring...

2017-11-16: Anyone know if it’s possible use the Whitney font old...

2017-11-12: Daughter no. 1 is telling off her mother for typing...

2017-11-11: Time to kick back, listen to some music, sip a...

2017-11-11: In news that will be of interest to few… I’ve...

2017-11-11: A new blog post inspired by this being remembrance day...

2017-11-10: I’ve just learned 21st November is UN World Television day....

2017-11-04: Out of my natural habitat. The dance supplies shop!

2017-11-04: Business people writing email we need to have a chat....

2017-11-02: Business people writing email we need to have a chat....

2017-10-31: Disappointed that my new kindle is delayed. I specifically went...

2017-10-30: Back to using Noodlers Apache Sunset in my pen today....

2017-10-28: … and slowly, and surely, they drew their plans against...

2017-10-27: Well it’s that season again. My fellow cyclists on the...

2017-10-25: Can anyone recommend a good 2FA iOS app? I was...

2017-10-24: I made a little lanyard for a pocket knife and...

2017-10-18: Don’t pick the prickly pear by the paw. When you...

2017-10-18: Today’s swim in the Mediterranean was from Għ︎ajn Tuffieħ︎a (one...

2017-10-17: We walked for too long in the blazing sun for...

2017-10-16: A brief visit to Mdina Glass today.

2017-10-13: A short new blog post and it’s not entirely serious...

2017-10-13: Tonight’s lovely craft beer. A very seasonal brown ale from...

2017-10-12: I remember when Apple’s application icon was made up from...

2017-10-04: Other dime novels are also available

2017-10-04: The intention for Hobonichi planners for 2018 is to leave...

2017-10-04: A bumper stationery day with the last of the Hobonichi...

2017-10-02: The cycle to work was a bit more of a...

2017-09-30: While my IWC Pilot Watch is away for service I’m...

2017-09-30: As the micro.blog app only does square photos, here’s a...

2017-09-28: An interesting choice for 2018. The classic A6 Hobonichi or...

2017-09-24: We just finished watching the movie Son of Saul tonight....

2017-09-24: New blog post reflecting on my fifth year using a...

2017-09-24: Stage eleven of Project Apollo complete and the Saturn V...

2017-09-23: For everyone who has been asking (no-one 😀) here are...

2017-09-23: I’m not sure living in the future is so fantastic...

2017-09-19: Enjoying that Topre keyboard experience at work and home now...

2017-09-19: Another ‘no brainwr’ software update. Sublime Text 3 is finally...

2017-09-19: There are certain applications on my Mac I just update...

2017-09-10: Stage 4 of Project Apollo is now complete. A critical...

2017-09-08: Re-found an old article by @jack about the joys of...

2017-09-04: The growth of microblogging and ubiquity of tools like Ulysses,...

2017-09-04: Stage two of Project Apollo complete

2017-09-03: Project Apollo is underway!

2017-09-02: I stumbled across an old link to the VoodooPad app...

2017-08-31: I really like Noodler’s Apache Sunset ink for its glorious...

2017-08-30: One of those increasingly rare blog posts. Reasons for choosing...

2017-08-30: Just as I’m getting my head round which Hobonichi planner...

2017-08-24: I’m enjoying a preloved fountain I’ve bought. It could well...

2017-08-17: I’ve traded up my old heavy iPad 4 for a...

2017-08-17: Cycling home from work tonight I swallowed a fly. I...

2017-08-13: My genius idea today is a YouTube channel where old...

2017-08-12: We watched the movie Trumbo tonight. Thoroughly enjoyable and a...

2017-08-12: A very pleasant beer for a summer evening and one...

2017-08-12: Just a couple of weeks until it’s Hobonichi planner ordering...

2017-08-12: Well-used pencils

2017-08-12: My very geeky Kickstarter arrived. A facsimile copy of Isaac...

2017-08-11: I have used HP calculators, and RPN exclusively, longer than...

2017-08-11: I switched to the new Ulysses subscription model last night....

2017-08-09: Today I was told that polymorphism is my friend. It’s...

2017-08-09: A red letter day yesterday. Daughter no. 1 gets 5...

2017-08-04: Dandelion seed head on wet ground

2017-08-01: I think I need to diversify my micro.blog timeline but...

2017-06-24: If ever there were proof of plants thriving on neglect...

2017-06-17: Enjoying a Margarita and Dr Who!

2017-06-09: I decided to pimp my work calculator with maximum storage...

2017-06-05: Whenever I try to setup two factor authentication on iCloud...

2017-06-03: My head thinks the HP50 is a more capable machine....

2017-06-02: Tonight’s craft beer: Omni Pollo Hypno Pompa Imperial stout brewed...

2017-05-28: I love those moments where I am enjoying reading a...

2017-05-27: I saw this painting on my Saturday afternoon wander. I...

2017-05-24: Loving the sound quality of my little Mojo DAC. So...

2017-05-24: I remember having these in our house when growing-up and...

2017-05-22: I’ve got to say, life as a coeliac is much...

2017-05-18: Trying Cultured Code’s Things again for the first time in...

2017-05-15: Time for a battery change for this venerable old chap....

2017-05-11: Changes to long lasting apps on the home screen with...

2017-05-10: A rather lovely whisky to go with books and taking...

2017-05-09: Looking forward to these. Always good to top-up the unread...

2017-05-05: Daughter no. 1 and I enjoyed the latest release in...

2017-05-05: Tonight’s crafty beer is another stoater. 15ABV but very balanced...

2017-05-05: Just look at that wonderful colour! République Anazone by Les...

2017-05-05: Lesson learned: The cost of Amazon S3 storage does not...

2017-05-04: I should have a go at this as I used...

2017-05-03: Enjoying using the big nib fountain pen today

2017-04-30: We had a friend staying with us last night, so...

2017-04-29: A second batch of wild garlic pesto fresh from the...

2017-04-29: Over on the big blog some thoughts on music, inspired...

2017-04-29: This may, just may, be the best beer I’ve ever...

2017-04-29: Over on the big blog some thoughts on music, inspired...

2017-04-26: Local produce is always better. Right?

2017-04-26: I completed my sign-up for micro.blog this morning. I’m also...