Why I just quit Twitter

Why I just quit Twitter

Twitter Bird by 600poundgorilla on DeviantArt About five minutes ago I deactivated my main Twitter account – specifically, the @findo one. I’ve had the account for about 6 years, and had 1000+ followers, and have long had a love-hate relationship with it, but I feel like it’s time to call time on it. Here’s why: 1. I haven’t actually looked at it in about two […]

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A ramble… bring on the holidays!

A ramble… bring on the holidays!

Img source:¬†Anonymous Account. I suppose it’s obvious that I’m not a particularly disciplined blogger of late. There’s plenty of stuff I could write about, for example, I was planning on writing this week about the wonderful international service we had last sunday… but I just haven’t got it in my right now. All I’ve got is this bit of a ramble. I can see the […]

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A social media fast

I’ve been wanting to do this for a while now. That I’m only just now making the effort to do it, just shows how much I actually need this. Indeed, I’m already a day and a half late. For the whole month of August I’m going to stay off personal broadcast social media. For about two months now, a verse has been stewing away in […]

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30 days of amusing search terms

Ok, here are some of the best (read: amusing / bizarre) search terms people used to find the blog in the last 30 days (with a little groan-worthy commentary from me): what produces a flame sermon I think there’s some tips from Peter in the book of Acts. jesus preaching cartoons I think he preferred to use flannel-board presentations studeez important bits yes, I doez […]

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Australia Day in Limelight

To celebrate Australia Day, opera devotee and writer Sarah Noble highlighted a bunch of Aussie singers overseas, on the Limelight blog. Not only did I get a mention, she linked to this blog! So if you’ve come here via Limelight: welcome, and thanks for stopping by! To be honest, this blog isn’t really about singing (you can find my website here and opera blog here) […]

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Left-behind.. thoughts following yesterday’s content-rapture.

Well.. what a day here on the blog, yesterday was. We saw a bit more traffic than usual, with some spirited exchanges on a particular recent post, and then, everything disappeared. It was not a case of overload, as the blog itself was still online, it’s just that all the content – the posts and pages – vanished, for no apparent reason. But thanks to […]

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Yamadori

You my not have notice that I’ve put the feed from other (work-related) blog in the right hand column. I try not to do too much cross posting, but perhaps my recent post about getting made-up as a Japanese dude is worth pointing out (click the image to go there):

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