Just Do It

For a long time I wanted to go back to college, when I finished school the economic crash happened. I had to get a job. After a couple of years in the same job with no prospects of advancing up the ladder, my manager didn’t like me, ( I’ll get to why I know he…

Rob’s reads: Scarlet Spider

I’m sure there are spoilers somewhere in there Spider-man is such a beloved Marvel character after so many years different character developments happen that it is difficult to see that character act in any different way. If Zach Snyder’s Man of Steel movie is anything to go by people don’t like change. There was some…

Rob’s Reads: Old Man Logan

I wrote this blog post a few years ago on Tumblr. I am transferring my stuff onto this blog just as a way to see how my writing has improved — or not— over the years. What happened to the world’s deadliest mutant that he won’t even pop his claws to protect his family? In…

Quick blog

Hardest thing I’ve started writing is a children’s book. What started out as easy has reached a stage that feels more like wading through mud than flowing water. And yet I am enjoying the challenges that come along with writing out of my comfort zone. Recently I’ve been interested in blogging more (not here I…

Rob reads: interesting articles

 Men paid 9.9% more than women With just hours to go before the deadline for UK companies to report their gender pay data, the latest figures show that men are paid on average 9.9 per cent more than women in Britain. Under rules introduced last year, UK employers with 250 or more workers are required…

Rob reads: Thief of Thieves

While this series is fun to read Robert Kirkman doesn’t exactly bring anything new to the table, while this is a Kirkman idea the writing goes to Nick Spencer. All the old tropes are here: Master thief wants to retire but can’t, has a son who is a screw-up, failed marriage for not leaving the…