My 1000th Blog Post!

Hi ya bloggies, after I publish this post, I'm likely to get a little badge telling me I've just posted my 1000th blog post. I'll be posting this too, but that's for later... For now I want to celebrate Planet Simon and 1000 posts of thoughts, musings, humour, fiction and discovery. I hope you'll enjoy... Continue Reading →

Kindness Challenge Week 3 – Self Acceptance

Week 3 Theme | Self-Acceptance By embracing who you are, you’re able to make choices that are in alignment with yourself and are the key to living an authentic and fulfilling life. It might be by learning to be comfortable in your own skin, stop making choices to please others, or allowing yourself to freely... Continue Reading →

This last week has been a battling week. I've been trying to balance work and life and it has to be said it's backfired a bit and I lost... But won. It's a public holiday today shoo I've not been at work anyway... But tomorrow may be interesting! To keep the story short, I had... Continue Reading →

Kindness Challenge Week 2 – Self Compassion

Week 2 Theme | Self-Compassion Having compassion for others entails sympathy or empathy for their discomfort and suffering. This week we’re going to work on showing ourselves compassion. For some of us that might mean not being so hard on ourselves, not holding ourselves up to standards of perfection, or easing up on the negative... Continue Reading →

Manic Monday on Planet Simon

Here we are... Another Monday! Where does the time go? There's not been a great dream going on here this week but there's lots to come. I missed week 2 of the kindness challenge. With things as mad at home as they were I had no chance, but I'm hoping to write werk 2 and... Continue Reading →

Mystery Blogger Award

You guys know me - I'm a sucker for an award, so when J.S. Pailly nominated me for my second Mystery Blogger award I was naturally chuffed (I'm very British you see). Thank you for the nomination and thank you to Okoto Enigma for creating this award. According to Enigma’s website: “Mystery Blogger Award” is an... Continue Reading →

Help Sacha Black with her 13 Steps to Evil

Sacha Black is on the cusp of publishing her first book - 13 Steps to Evil and she needs your help! Look at this and see what all the hubbub is about and support this amazing fledgling author! 13-steps-to-evil-is-coming-arc-street-team-request Please? Simon 😊

ESA – Week in Images

There's some craking images from ESA this week, I've put some of them on here. Like the cluster of galaxies that are creating a gravity lens, the radio telescope searching for Cassini between close passes with Saturn and a view of Amsterdam from ISS.   Click the link to see more: via Week In Images... Continue Reading →

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