12 Sep 2020

Small Improvements

Small Improvements

12/30 in my September photo-a-day. Well, they can’t all be artistic photos. One thing I’ve been doing to keep my sanity as the work-from-home months have progressed is to regularly re-visit my setup and see if it can be improved. I don’t always have the money to make any major upgrades — I’m still umming and ahhing over […]

11 Sep 2020

Hello, Ducks

Hello, Ducks

11/30 in my September photo-a-day. I took this photo on my morning commute. This wasn’t just any commute, but my first commute since 16 March. 179 days. Wow. The office was very quiet. But I enjoyed the walk, as always (13,036 steps so far today, according to my watch) and there was actually one other person […]

10 Sep 2020

e‑VILE

e‑VILE

10/30 in my September photo-a-day. This “e‑VILE” on a pillar in the Cumberland Piazza reminds me of Internet Explorer. It’s probably associated with evil in my mind because I started learning web design back when the standard practice was to design the website so it worked beautifully on all the good web browsers, then spend just […]

9 Sep 2020

The Colonnade

The Colonnade

9/30 in my September photo-a-day. The Colonnade is just down the Portway from me. It’s a quirky terrace, originally intended as a shopping centre for the spa resort that gave my district of Bristol its name: Hotwells. I’ve always loved the typography on the street sign.

8 Sep 2020

Sleepy Buddha

Sleepy Buddha

8/30 in my September photo-a-day. I haven’t slept well for a couple of days, and my nightstand Buddha (appropriate for a nightstand Buddhist) seems to understand how I feel.