A blog from an ordinary bloke (mid thirties, married with kid, living near Manchester), for the ordinary folks, sat at the ordinary 9-5 desk, who would rather be somewhere else, heart pumping, limbs straining, taking on the elements, feeling alive. It's not about being great at what you do – although others inspire you to dream. It's about getting out there whenever you can, handicaps and all, pushing, challenging and battling until that rat is sated, and you can go for a pint.
Most people would agree that I am a fairly calm and mild mannered person, rarely prone to outbursts of swearing and anger. In a car, I occassionally blast the horn (which is pretty pathetic sounding) at stupid bits of driving, … Continue reading →