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An almost seamless transition from Ghost to Hugo

Well, I finally did it. Ghost has been sitting on an older version for a long time, my certs were expiring, and I did something about it. TL;DR; My blog engine and hosting were deteriorating fast, so I moved to GitHub Pages, Hugo, and Static Site Generation, (mostly) without losing or breaking anything. Synopsys Years …

The art of the brick 2016

In 2008 (8 years ago!) I blogged about the art of the brick. I didn’t join twitter until 2010, but if I had this probably wouldn’t have been a blog post, really, since I can fit it in a quote right here: Check out this guy who makes art out of Lego bricks. Very talented and very creative, a must see. His …

Guess Who's Back?

Ok, so not that big a leap, it’s just me. Six months later me. Moved to the UK me. I’ve taken the plunge and moved away from Windy Wellington in little old New Zealand to a place in the UK called Milton Keynes. Famous for wide streets, round-a-bouts and concrete cows. Why Milton Keynes? Because Xero has an …

Time for an update

So I really should have posted something sooner, but I’ve been so busy with other things. Anyway, Change should soon be coming, I have a whole backlog of things i need to post about, and I’ve started using Twitter, which should result in this post being tweeted about due to a new plugin (fingers crossed). …

An ode to blogging

A friend emailed me today, and told me a grand epic that was a day in his life, and my first response to him was ‘that story is blog-worthy, share it with the world why don’t you?’. It’s become more and more self-evident, that the world is full of linguistically capable, and even exceptional …

Let's try this again

So I was on holiday, and over that time i didn’t add a single entry to my blog. I think my new years resolution is to actually sit down and add something to my blog more often. Lets start this off with a little about what im doing. Well as a Uni Student, I find myself finally moving into a flat. All students …

First Post

Ok, so all blogs start somewhere, and mine starts here with my first blog post. Welcome to everyone who has managed to find this site, it’s not that publicly advertised i know. Firstly I would like to say a bit about myself. So I’m a 20 year old University Student at the University of Otago in New Zealand. …