This week I am tired. Exhausted. Sleepy. Run down. Call it what you will, I just want to curl up in bed and not come out for a long time. August is hectic. The city is bursting with people, everywhere is full, and there's almost constantly music or street performers somewhere near you. This week … Continue reading Tired – The Week in Review
I hate war movies. A lot. I think the only one I've been able to sit through was Fury, and that was only because my anger distracted from the horror and upset. Call me crazy, but watching a recreation of wars where countless numbers of men died horrific and often needless deaths just isn't my … Continue reading Dunkirk
August is coming to Edinburgh. And you thought a Westerosi winter was bad...
Life is hectic. This week has gone by in such I blur I barely know what to recap. Hectic isn't bad, in fact in a lot of ways it's very good. It's just hectic. I'm fully in the swing of having two jobs. I'm really enjoying both of them, even if sometimes my back hurts … Continue reading Week In Review – Hectic
I swear it's always Saturday. The other days of the week might not even actually happen, for all I know. It just always seems to be Saturday. Crazy how time works, isn't it. I've been thinking a fair bit about time this week. I've been so busy. I know I say that every week, but … Continue reading Time Flies – The Week In Review
This week has been crazy. There must be something in the air in Edinburgh, because the past few days have just been hectic. Again, it's been one of those weeks where I don't feel like I've achieved as much as I should have, but that's because the start of the week flew by so quickly, … Continue reading The Week In Review: Into July
As I mentioned in last week's wrap up, last Tuesday I was lucky enough to attend a preview for the National Museum of Scotland's newest exhibit: Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites. https://youtu.be/LutokVgoP_w Quite frankly, if that trailer doesn't excite you, I don't know what's wrong with you. I am fascinated by the Jacobites, so … Continue reading Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites