Category Archives: Tales of the Road

Going mobile

I’m a workstation sort of person – I like to have an area set aside, with all the essential tools that I’m going to need, where I can spend my working hours in an environment that is conducive to what … Continue reading

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Eight

I was born a traveller. For as long as I can remember I’ve had a fascination with far flung places, exotic destinations and unfamiliar cultures. As a youngster, it was my ambition to become an explorer and adventurer, hacking my … Continue reading

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Bombed out

My journey home today took far longer than planned – nothing unusual in that, except the reason for the delay was a little more exotic than usual. Forget ‘leaves on the line’, ‘the wrong type of snow’, ‘missing train crew’, … Continue reading

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Driven!

Charlie had been waiting for the telltale thud on the front door mat all week. Barely able to contain his excitement, he tore downstairs, three at a time, and was at the door in seconds. There, lying amongst the usual … Continue reading

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Are you walking on purpose?

Strange thing happened to me on my walk to the station today. It was a lovely sunny morning and I was feeling in a particularly good mood, enjoying the fresh air with a song in my head and a smile … Continue reading

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Tales of the Road: The Happy Hobo

“Look around you”, he said; “Tell me what you see.” It wasn’t exactly inspiring – a squalid collection of flop houses, seedy rundown stores and the disorder and clutter of tired old, sad old, broken down relics of what must once … Continue reading

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Blogging Bytes – 9th April 2015

I’ve said it myself, and heard many others say it too: SL is a means of escaping from the real world… But, is the real world all that bad, after all? It’s been a bright, sunny day, those around me … Continue reading

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Update: 1st October

Fancy a break? Feel like heading off to somewhere different to explore, experience a different culture and generally recharge the batteries? Me too… unfortunately, there’s not much hope of that at the moment, so i guess i’ll just have to … Continue reading

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Driving ambition

It’s no secret that my sl driving licence should have been confiscated long ago. No matter how hard i try, i simply cannot master the controls of pretty much any virtual vehicle i find myself behind the wheel of. My inventory is … Continue reading

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Update: 7th July

Did you pack your bags yourself? Do you have your ticket and your boarding pass? Did you remember to turn the gas off? That’s good… hurry along now, or we’ll be late, and don’t even think about grabbing the window … Continue reading

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