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About bryns

Gîc Cymraeg Defnyddiwr Mac Podledwr a ffotograffydd Welsh geek, Mac user, Podcaster and Photographer

The Object

So I’ve had this half-baked idea in my mind for a science fiction one-shot screenplay type thing. I’ve put bits of it together in my head and got some of it down on paper. It’s mostly setting up shots, it’ll … Continue reading

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On the subject of Music

I put together a playlist of songs recently under the banner “Superhero, Geeky & Musicals”. It combines things like most of John Williams‘ superhero themes, Danny Elfman’s theme to Batman, and a song or two from Disney musicals (no, not … Continue reading

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Knitting update and other miscellany

Scarf-Watch 2014 We’re long overdue an update on “Scarf-watch 2014″… the last time we saw the scarf on this blog, it had barely made it a few inches… well, it’s progressed a bit… When I say a “bit” I mean … Continue reading

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Quick Update

Since… er… February… I’ve changed jobs – Yes, working 60+ hours a week in a job I wasn’t particularly deriving any satisfaction from is not good for your health or well-being. The new job is a lot better. Many movies … Continue reading

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Levelled Up: Knitting +1

Where our hero levels up skills in brand new areas… Continue reading

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Clothes Hacking: Leather Gloves 2.0

With Raynaud’s Phenomenon (Wikipedia) being one of the wondrous things I get to enjoy, I’ve got to stay pretty much in gloves all the time during Winter. The thing I’ve struggled to resolve is being able to perform basic functions … Continue reading

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Review/Warning: RoboCop (2014)

So, after a bit of good news during the day (can’t go into specifics yet… SOON…), I decided that rather than head home, I’d pop along to BFI’s IMAX to catch whatever movie was playing (the 2014 version of RoboCop). … Continue reading

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Lego Marvel Super Heroes

Having built a PC to play games, I’ve been grabbing opportunities in between bouts of failing to sleep to catch up on some of the games I’ve failed to play during my years in the Apple wilderness (and the associated … Continue reading

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Travelling… Endless travelling

Where Bryn laments travelling without actually seeing anything of the places he’s travelled to. Continue reading

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Health Update

So, I figure I should probably update you all. The symptoms are coming and going (apparently, flareups are something I can look forward to), so another visit to the doctor resulted in prescriptions for Nifedipine and Hydroxychloroquine. A gloriously distressing … Continue reading

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