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One of my favourite webcomics xkcd has posted a nice tribute to Terry Pratchett, also sharing the love of the Bromeliad Trilogy: xkcd: Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett

I was saddened to hear that Death had finally caught up to the great Sir Terry Pratchett.  It was only last week that I finished his collection of essays and writing – A Slip of the Keyboard in which he wrote passionately at length about, among other things, Alzheimers and assisted dying.  Reading about his condition and his thoughts about …

Lists? LISTS? I got your lists!

The end of the year is traditionally the time of year where people from all walks of life, of all creeds and colours, put aside their differences and write lists of things on their blogs.  Me?  I do that at the start of the year.  But I do it about the previous year.  No it isn’t the same as just …