Why I Don’t Eat Meat

Why I Don’t Eat Meat

When I tell people I’m a vegetarian, I usually get the reaction of raised eyebrows and perhaps a joke about how I need to get some protein in me. Sometimes people try to convert me by waving pieces of dead animals in front of me and going “Mmmm…see what you’re missing out on?”. Lovely. They assume that I am a tree-hugging nutter with no sense of reason who goes around spoiling everyone’s fun by kicking up a fuss about animal rights. Some people react with a mixture of sympathy and admiration and say something like: “Oh that must be really […]


My Debut Post

My Debut Post

You know how sometimes a word or object suddenly seems to crop up all over the place? You see it on the TV, and on the same day it occurs in a book you are reading or someone makes an obscure reference to it in conversation. Well lately “blogging” seems to be everywhere. I read an article about it in my beloved “Psychologies” magazine which discussed our fundamental need to express ourselves and reach out to others by posting updates on our daily lives which range from the completely dull and uninteresting to the deeply private and personal.  The night […]


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Posted 6th March 2009 in: Life Updates. Tagged: