Some of my most popular posts on this blog have been my "Typing Doctor Who" posts, where I assign a Myers-Briggs (MBTI) type to a Doctor Who character and show my working. A couple of years ago I was completely absorbed in everything MBTI, and those posts were the product of my obsessive habit of… Continue reading Why I use Myers-Briggs
Don't get me wrong. I don't like Brutalist buildings. I think they're eyesores and blights upon the urban landscape. I would hate to work or learn in a Brutalist building, let alone live in one. I'm actually a frothing architectural reactionary who thinks nothing built after 1930 is worth the (cheap) material it was built… Continue reading How I learned to stop worrying and love Brutalism
Hello, it's been a while. There's a very good reason for that: in February I started a full-time job. For the last five months I have been putting in forty-two and a half hours a week at a solicitors' firm and earning an honest living (of sorts). That's not to say I've had no time… Continue reading K-drama: my latest guilty pleasure
Some months ago I started a series of posts on my travels around Great Britain and Europe while I was studying as an exchange student in London. I started with Oxford, my first foray out of London---but have since neglected to continue the series. That changes today. On my second jaunt out of London, I… Continue reading What I loved about Canterbury and Dover + travel photos
About three months ago I walked into a stationery store and bought a disposable camera for AUD $17. I've been slowly filling up its roll of film over the past three months and, finally, last week, brought it into one of the only film camera stores left in my city for developing. I got the… Continue reading I’ve been taking photos with a disposable camera
I have a secret. Chick flicks are my guilty pleasure. That's not something a heterosexual male would be advised to admit, for fear of his heterosexual maleness being called into question, but there you go. The Parent Trap is one of my all-time favourite films. I absolutely love The Princess Diaries. One of my favourite TV shows… Continue reading I’ve been watching: Sierra Burgess is a Loser
I'm reading the Harry Potter books again for the 27th time. No, I lie -- it's only been 26 times. But that's okay because it's been about five years since I as much as picked up anything with J.K. Rowling's name on it. See, ever since I decided I ought to start reading books that… Continue reading What if Harry Potter were written for adults?