Tax dodging

Wednesday, November 26, 2003 So yesterday I got all my stuff together to claim the Artists Exemption on my book. This means I won’t have to pay tax on the income from it – no complaints here about that. My accountant was delighted when I told him I was writing a book – ‘It’s great,’ […]

Here is the news

Friday, November 14, 2003 In an entirely non book-related blog, I just want to say how much I love news aggregrators – those little apps that collect up syndicated newsfeeds and make keeping up with blogs and news so much easier. On my Mac at home, I use NetNewsWire Lite (shown), and it’s very handy. […]

Put a fork in me

Sunday, November 09, 2003 I’m done. Can I have my life back now please? After a month of working all but full-time at the day job and coming home to work flat out on the book, I’m delivering the final draft tomorrow. I think it’s better than it was, but there’s a wood and trees […]

Still no punctures

Thursday, November 06, 2003 The bike I used for the first trip (from Bangor to Bobbio) was nothing special, but now I’m finishing off the book of the trip, I realse it’s got an amazing claim to fame – it’s not had a puncture. Ever. It’s now been over two and half years since I […]