Hopes for the Leviathan

by Purple Wyrm on April 26, 2012

Ian Edginton and D’Israeli have released their 2000 AD comic strip Leviathan as a graphic novel. It’s about a gigantic ocean liner, a mile long, that set out on its maiden voyage in 1928 and has somehow been lost in (…)

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Neglect

by Purple Wyrm on April 26, 2012

I’ve been feeling so run down this last week that I’ve pretty much been neglecting everything – both online and offline. I didn’t even make it to the local dawn service yesterday – something I normally never miss – because (…)

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THE WILL OF THE GODS

by Purple Wyrm on April 24, 2012

You could turn up and ambush me I suppose. Please don’t 😀

Requesting the Impossible

by Purple Wyrm on April 20, 2012

Client: Our website went down for two hours yesterday! What are you doing to ensure that this never happens again!?! Hmmm, well, how about nothing? If you own a website, sooner or later it’s going to go down. It’s the (…)

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Let the Bodies Hit the Floor

by Purple Wyrm on April 20, 2012

I fell over yesterday. The reason that I see this as being at all blogworthy is that I almost never fall over. I trip over things with depressing regularity, but my sense of balance is so good and my reflexes (…)

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Sigh

by Purple Wyrm on April 19, 2012

The old anxiety/depression is hitting me hard this week. Mostly because I’ve got a number of really important jobs to get done at work and all of them are taking far longer than they should. It’s a struggle to get (…)

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Tupac Pepper

by Purple Wyrm on April 17, 2012

He didn’t have an ‘H’ on his forehead. Dead giveaway.

With Apologies to Heywood Banks

by Purple Wyrm on April 17, 2012

All across the country from west to east, People always ask me what I like to eat, I don’t wanna brag, or be indiscrete, I always tell them, I like meat… YEAH MEAT!!!!!!!! YEAH MEAT!!!!!!!! I get up in the (…)

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Sunday Miscellany

by Purple Wyrm on April 15, 2012

There’s a theory that says a new century doesn’t really start until something shocking happens that shakes people up and completely changes their view of the world. The 21st century for instance didn’t actually begin for the western world until (…)

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Work-a-day Blues

by Purple Wyrm on April 13, 2012

Client: This order didn’t go through the checkout properly! Help! Me: Yes, you’re right. OK, we’re troubleshooting it and will keep you posted. Some time later… Client: I tried putting the order through again and it didn’t work! Me: Yes, (…)

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