Category Archives: Serious

Ashes to Ashes

So Iceland is in the news again. The little country the size of a small town yet again holds an influential position over Europe – albeit for more ‘natural’ reasons this time…

A volcano in Iceland erupted, spewing ash into the atmosphere and the whole of Northern Europe’s airspace has been closed down because of this. Yet when I look outside my window, the skies seem pretty clear to me. I’m not an expert or anything on the subject but I have had firsthand experience with volcanoes erupting and getting my flight disrupted… Continue reading

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From 0 to 5km in 3 weeks? That’s Crazy!

My crazy friend from Trinidad managed to rope me into the DHL 5km relay in Copenhagen in early September.  Now, I am not a runner.  I’m a bit overweight and the only exercise I do is approx. 4km cycling per … Continue reading

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A Little Chat About Blogging

A couple of weeks ago I did an interview over Skype with Steven Roy for a program as part of the Sidepodradio event on Sidepodcast.  Yesterday, they published the interview as a podcast on their site.  The interview is on … Continue reading

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We choose to watch “From the Earth to the Moon”…

In lieu of the 40th anniversary of the 1st Moon Landing last Monday, me and Mrs. Goat have been watching “From the Earth to the Moon“. Tonight was the Apollo 11 episode, and I must admit I may have shed … Continue reading

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What a weird day…

I guess I’m not saying anything new at all, but I wouldn’t be a proper blogger if I didn’t share my thoughts about Michael Jackson.  It’s a sad end to a very sad story really.  I’ve always been a fan … Continue reading

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