Re-jigging My Not So Fictional Life

The blog in its original set up using the Coraline theme

Whilst trying not to feel like the world was spinning around me today (I’ve got some weird vertigo thing going on) I had a look at my blog and thought – I’m tired of how it’s looked since October last year when I started it. Great. And at first I thought about just changing the header image, but then I realised that I was no longer really digging Coraline. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a fab free theme, but it just wasn’t me any more. Continue reading


“I’m sorry, but your t-shirt will lead to the downfall of society. Please remove it.”

A slightly suggestive t-shirt from

Now, I’m hoping that the recent news from Newquay on its new t-shirt policy doesn’t mean that this ever so slightly suggestive t-shirt will be banned should I visit this nearby town. Continue reading

Paul’s created a birthday list for me! D: (and I have no idea what’s on it)

Will I be receiving L.A. Noire for my Birthday? Mebbie...

I’ve previously mentioned that I wouldn’t be putting together a Birthday list for this year. However, Paul let slip earlier that he’s been compelled to make one on my behalf due to demands from my parents. Continue reading

Addicted to Closer (and it’s been going longer than Wow (not WoW)) – where I lay the blame at Trent Reznor’s singing voice

Cue one mesmerizing heart

About two and-a-bit months ago, I discussed how I was listening to Marilyn Manson’s song Wow quite a few maybe-unhealthy times a day. Not long after that blog post, however I soon ended up obsessed over another song, Nine Inch Nails’s Closer from the album The Downward Spiral. I am addicted to a song that is more than seventeen years old and was released when I was around seven. Continue reading

Just in case you were unsure – I didn’t hate the Green Lantern film


I don’t. Maybe in my look at Green Lantern last week it did sound as if I found the film to have hardly any merit. Continue reading