As a child I was obsessed with Goosebumps books. I easily read at least 40 of them. Looking back I find it quite remarkable that the R.L. Stine managed to come up with so much horror content when I struggle to write one blog post a month....

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     Goosebumps, spooky, mannequin

    Categories: Peril


    Luckily on this site I have a handy tool called Akismet which identifies spam and puts it away out of sight, so I never have to deal with it. Occasionally for laughs I have a read through the spam folder anyway. Here are some recent gems:...

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     Spam, computers

    Categories: Peril

  • test

    got this HP620 laptop 5 years ago. The fan makes a lot of noise, the speaker doesnt work, the wireless network adapter turns itself off and sulks for random periods and Ive reinstalled Windows 3 times....

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     HP, technology, computers

    Categories: Peril, technology

    The Mystery of the Open Door

    Such is my desire to be in a real life detective story, I turned a pretty mundane incident with my downstairs neighbour into an elaborate net of suspense, intrigue and potentially Murder....

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     Mystery, peril, Galway

    Categories: Peril

  • Andrea

    My parents called me Anthea. Were not of Greek descent. They arent super into Greek mythology. My mother wasnt rescued from a burning building by fearless woman called Anthea. Theres no significant reason behind the name. They knew someone called Anthea, liked it, and called me it....

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     names, peril

    Categories: Peril

  • test

    I always knew I took tea seriously, but the true gravity of the situation was brought home to me this morning. I take my tea the correct way: Lyons, strong, no sugar, tiny drop of milk. I regard any deviations from this configuration with disdain....

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    Categories: Food, Peril

    Laptop and Shoe Shopping

    There are 2 things I feel I should like: Shoe Shopping Computer Shopping I hate both of these things in equal measure. Even if I dont buy anything, I still quite enjoy normal shopping. Possibly due to the looking at nice things aspect. I just really hate shopping for shoes. This might be because I...

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     Dell, computer, laptop

    Categories: Peril

  • My Upstairs Neighbour

    I live in a flat in the worst case scenario. I have neighbours to the left, right, above and below. The right and upstairs are the most uproarious but upstairs win because we share something to do with the hot water pump....

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     neighbours, peril

    Categories: Peril

Sometimes I Tweet

Mostly I retweet @thoughtsofdog though, so you could just follow them.