• Views from near Woldingham from my now weekly cycle ride

    Reading Log: March 2021

    Things I read in March.

  • Reading Log: Feb 2021

    Things I read in February.

  • Reading Log: Jan 2021

    Things I read in January. Brexit, navel gazing, nature, quantum mechanics and the end of techno-utopianism.

  • Screenshot of Emacs

    Learning Emacs

    Learning to use Emacs was the one of the things that 2020 pandemic gave me the time to really get to grips with. I had been trying on and off for a few years with Emacs, but I was put off by having to learn elisp just to configure it. This year I have come round to accepting as an elisp interpreter, that lets me work with text.

  • Houses in sunset

    London House Prices After 2013

    In a previous post, I looked at data from the HPI Index, and discussed the impact of the Great Recession and subsequent government policies on the movement of house prices.