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Glade & Gtk on Windows with MSYS2

This post will detail my attempts to get a simple “Hello World” Glade/Gtk program working on Windows. I’m not an expert but I’m hoping it will provide the kind of help I was looking for when I tried to do … Continue reading

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Buffy WAS a Good Show After All

I came here to write another post but saw what the last one was and I couldn’t just leave it there. So a quick update. I did go on to watch more S7. In fact I was soon doing that … Continue reading

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Fight For Me (Every Day)

This occurred to me in the shower this morning… Possibly a couple of years ago, after I’d started going to church again but not immediately, I was reading the story of Moses from Exodus. I’d “had this thing about Moses” … Continue reading

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Quick Round Up

I’ve been challenged to write a blog post today by a friend – you know who you are! – but not sure what to write about so, I present to you a quick splurge about everything and nothing… Books So … Continue reading

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2015 Reading Round-up 4 – the Melissa Awards

Longest Book – Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell. A whopping 1024 pages. Probably the longest I’ve ever read. Shortest Book: The Tiny Wife (80 pages) Unlike previous winners this is an actual book not a graphic novel. Favourite Book: Station Eleven, which is new … Continue reading

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2015 Reading Round-up 2 – Figures!

Oh, how much virtual ink have I spilled over the years waxing lyrical about my spreadsheet! So no reading round-up would be complete without a summary of last year’s key figures. That said I don’t have the enthusiasm for it … Continue reading

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New Blog (Same as the Old Blog)

Hi. Welcome. If you’re new, doubly welcome. This is the new home for my blog. Which I do intend to update more than once a year, honest! I’m still thinking about what with exactly but that’s part of the fun, … Continue reading

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The Death of Flubbage

A decision to stop using a term I made up. Continue reading

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Buffy Empowers Women to Leave the Church

I’ve got to say this raised a smile. Here’s a slightly more sensible reporting of the same story. Apparently women are leaving the Church of England twice as fast as men and following Wicca instead because Buffy made it cool. … Continue reading

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Well Read? Me? ha ha ha!

OK, so I don’t do many of these so-called “meme” thingys – but lists can be fun and this came up on a blog I found whilst tag surfing. Bold means I’ve read it. Italics means I intend to read … Continue reading

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