Category: 365

In New York, I stayed at a hotel called Hotel Roger William… but they like to call themselves ‘The Roger’. Does American English not contain the phrase ‘to roger’? Anyway, no — I didn’t manager to roger in the Roger — but hopefully next time! The trip to Ziff Davis HQ was a lot of fun! And a big success! I didn’t sleep very well — damn jet lag — but I slept for 12 hours last night (I got…

It’s actually been so long since I last uploaded a photo that I’ve forgotten how to use Photoshop! How embarrassing. (Not that I edit my photos much, but…) I’m still alive, but busy sinking my teeth into my new position at Ziff Davis. The weather is still really lovely, though — it has rained once in the last month, I think — so maybe, if I can get into the swing of things, I can start posting photos semi-regularly again……

Just moments before this photograph was taken, Sebastian realised that the grass was still rather wet with morning dew. Yesterday [This image was originally uploaded to Flickr]

The last three days have been the craziest, most humbling and mind-blowing days of my life. As I alluded to in the previous photo, I was looking for a new job — because I was about to get fired. Or ‘let go’ — whatever. My blog, Download Squad, had its entire staff let go. Three days ago, April 11, we received an email from our owner — AOL — saying that our services were no longer required. A few minutes…

It’s been a bit quiet around these parts — and, of course, vice-versa, things in real life have been anything but! [I'm not actually as disgruntled as I look in this photo.] Without going into too much detail (I don’t think I’m allowed to yet), I’ve been looking for a new job. The search has been fruitful — it seems I’m a hotter ticket than I thought — but my days have been marred with an overwhelming sense of loss…

… Yesterday [This image was originally uploaded to Flickr]