The Ball and the Wall
I just visited the shattered remains of the Berlin Wall. A five year old kid kicked a ball right beside it whilst...
Day n-1: Death
A section from my (hopefully) upcoming book, ”Home”.   I have been thinking a lot about Death. Yes, I...
Christopher Hitchens – Mortality (2012)
It took me a long time to digest ”Mortality” before sitting down and writing this review. In short, this is...
Neil Armstrong is dead
Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the Moon, is dead. This is a solemn hour. Pic is public domain.
A great legend is dead
Few writers have been as prolific to me as Ray Bradbury. He was alongside just a few others in making me start reading...
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The death of another great man –...
In spite of some terrible opinions on the Iraq war, Christopher Hitchens will always remain in my heart as one of our...
R. I. P. Gary Moore
One of the most important musicians of rock has died today. Gary Moore, you will be missed.
Leslie Nielsen dead
This was a complete shock. Leslie Nielsen, I grew up with your films. You were one of the ones to introduce me to...
Prop 19 fails
Just heard that the Californian Proposition 19, which was voted tonight, failed. Prop 19 would have legalized the...