Category Archives: Hatboy’s Nuggets of Crispy-Fried Wisdom

Interlude: War Memorial

Thursday, March 15th, 2063 The world held its breath today as the last surviving member of the Baby Boomer generation, Millicent ‘Millie’ Tadborn, passed away. She was survived by two children (a third deceased), one grandchild (four more deceased) and … Continue reading

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It’s worse

For today’s Bonus Post, I have copied and pasted verbatim from a Facebook post by Marc Doll. Chances are you will have seen this before but I am signal boosting it and I would like to talk about it. Only … Continue reading

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An Ode to Capitalism

I’ve been struggling with this for a while, and once again I find the best way to express and crystallise my thoughts is by – surprise! – writing them down. Now, I’m a Seventies baby and an Eighties kid. I … Continue reading

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The Tale of Zed and the Sun Thief

Zed of the Silent Spaces was a wandering soul, as fierce as she was beautiful. Wherever she went, people would stop what they were doing and watch her pass. They would never quite dare to stop her along the way, … Continue reading

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A harrowing vision of a stupid future

Today’s bit of randomosity is brought to you by Edpool and a fond recollection of a cool movie. Rest in peace, Bill. Say what you like about Hudson, when the time came he faced his fears and was ripped apart … Continue reading

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Midsummer Break

Day 74. 70 pages, 33,036 words. I’m going to take a little break for the Juhannus weekend. We’ll cruise up to the lake, do some swimming, and marinate ourselves in alcohol for the mosquitoes. I’ll be incommunicado for the weekend … Continue reading

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So I have advertisements now. Sorry.

Day 67. 67 pages, 31,738 words. I activated the advertising thingy on the blog so now I have some ads running under the main post. Was going to add one under the sidebar too but it wound up with one … Continue reading

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