Life

A Really Short Update

Today I received the following two books in the post: After tearing the packaging to pieces (my process of retrieving items from overseas packaging), I proceeded to quickly flick through them both. After a quick flick, I’ve decided to translate the both of these books. I’m starting with the book Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

White Limo

I’ve not been on here much these past few weeks. That’s mainly due to my ISP having cut my off for no apparent reason for a week and a half. Nice, eh? Most of my posts since the beginning of March have been typed up while I’ve been out and Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
7Minus

AABA and The Blues

AABA? Over the past few months I’ve been watching, rather religiously, Brentalfloss’ Lyrics 101 series. Although, I haven’t taken part in the assignments directly, I’ve been using these amazing videos to enhance my own writing skills. For those who don’t know what I’m talking about, here’s an embed for the Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

A Boring Post

St. Patrick’s Day Today is an international holiday of sorts. That’s right, it’s St. Patrick’s Day. A day to celebrate the birth of a man who was incarcerated in Whales for a long time, then travelled to Ireland to spread a religion that would, eventually, tear the country apart. So, Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

Books, Books, and More Books

Anyone who has been keeping up with my twitter feed of late knows that I’ve been looking at the latest models of eBook Readers recently. I’ve been focusing on the two main competitors: The Amazon Kindle, and the Sony Reader. I’d decided that I would get an eBook Reader for Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Life

The problem with ISPs

My major problem with ISPs – well I say “ISP”, what I actually mean is “Monopolised Telecommunications Network”, but that’s a bit of a mouthful – is that they can let you down when you need them the most. My ISP (Internet Service Provider, for those who don’t know) has Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago
Literature

Books, books and more books

I’ve found myself reading a lot of books recently. Not that bad, you might think. Except that the books I’m reading are quite expensive. Again, not so bad, you might think. Except that I’m unemployed and that I’m reading through 2 or 3 books each week. Now, a few of Read more…

By GaProgMan, ago