Monthly Archives: December 2006

Cardiff with the Morgans

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Much of my family lives in South Wales, and we made the journey over to see the Morgan clan and spend some time with my Grandmother. It was a really marvellous day – especially seeing baby Cerys. Gareth and Catherine have done a marvellous job […]

Upgrading

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Hi folks I am in the process of upgrading my blog … should be worth it, but in the meantime we have some strange layout changes to contend with. All good fun. The Heresjonny Web Team The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Up Hill and Down Long Dale

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Dad and I pedalled out for our annual post-Boxing day ride. I have rarely ridden in such amazing light – the whole landscape bathed in rich sunlight as the air chilled your skin. Right up until the sun set at the top of the final […]

Gin & Tonic

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I have had this vision in my head of drinking a G&T; in Honk Kong airport for the last week. And here I am. And it tastes just rather bloody wonderful! The story of a British Industrial Designer in Taiwan…

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

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Taiwan is encircled by an all-encompassing reality distortion field. Sometimes, this invisible force does untold things to my well being and sanity. And, sometimes this same unseen flux does amazing, delightful things… I spent the last few days rather anxiously looking at my enormous bike […]

Escape Pod

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I have not posted so much of late – perhaps because work has been grilling me, and I have had so many to finish at this most busy time of year. It’s a strange environment to be in heading up to Christmas – there is […]

Back on the Wagon

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After a week of solid rain and impending manic depression, the heavens finally cleared for my first ride of the last three months and the last in Taiwan this year. At last, Taipei seems back in balance once more (endorphines well and truly kicking in […]

Mathematical Graffiti

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I spotted these calculations outside a building site in the south of Taipei. Obviously, some brickies needed some quick sums doing on their construction work, so they picked the panel on the gate to the site, leaving a great photo op’ for me. And spot […]

Lonely God

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Some rather intreresting packaging: Lonely God – Potato TwistsAnd while we are at it, a new shop has opened downstairs from us … simply, ‘LED’. LED LED – Light Emitting Diode – It must be a trend The story of a British Industrial Designer in […]

Simple Life

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This weekend I went to ‘Simple Life’ – an urban music festival at my new top location, The HuaShan Arts District. Somebody is clearly doing their job exceedingly well, as I have written about that place several times of late. The term ‘Simple Life’ applied […]