1. Operation Positive: Day 5

    Status: Success!!! Woke up next to Hannah and she was smiling, that's a very nice way to start the day. Really looking forward into our house. I'm still shattered from London but I'm coming round. No negative thoughts today which is pretty impressive.…

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  2. Operation Positive: Day 4

    Status: Success-ish Still so tired from London. Had a relaxing morning and afternoon though. Hannah came over in the evening and we went for food and drinks which was great. Always feel positive when she's around.…

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  3. Operation Positive: Day 3

    Status: fail I'm so tired. London really kills me. It doesn't help that my train was cancelled for the second time in a row. I don't really have much to say today, the only real positive was that I got to work on some static site search research and look…

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  4. Operation Positive: Day 2

    Status: Fail Overall I think today was worse but I can't put my finger on why, maybe I just wasn't trying hard enough. I think that various stresses throughout the day didn't help. Games night was great though, I had so much fun playing Munchkin and just relaxing with friends.…

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  5. Drupalcon Barcelona

    This is an unpublished post that I've only just got round to posting. I'm writing this 3 days before everyone finds out that I'll be part of the Thursday keynote. Let me back track a bit. 19th July - Friday - I published a blog post with my candid take…


  6. Operation Positive: Day 1

    Status: Fail Today was the first day of Operation Positive. The challenge is to not to be negative in the aim of changing how I think. It was a failure but that was to be expected and not a huge problem. Below are things from the day that are note…

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  7. Sunrise & Sunset

    Three tracks that are totally awesome, they embody a full day from sunrise to sunset.…


  8. The Red Side of Mental Health

    There's a side of mental health that I haven't openly talked about. That side is money. Not an easy thing to talk about. When I went off work I was on full paid leave for the maximum amount of days, I then went on to statutory. Statutory didn't even cover…


  9. Fucking tough.

    This week has been tough. Fucking tough. I'd like to think I was transparent about things. I aim to be. But it's tough. I skirt the line of being offensive/hyper critical/moaning old bastard. I have to be careful of what I say out of some kind of fucking…


  10. One Morning of Spotify Fails

    This morning I decided to document all the issues I had with Spotify over the passed 4 hours. Here is a list: Persistent notifications - It's gone from 3 to 1 without me doing anything! Flashing UI - Randomly flashes distracting me from work. Doesn't remember position when viewing all…