Somehow last week I managed to catch up with my blogs and get out a few posts... Impressed aren't you eh? Ok... I'll try and do better. ;-PI'll go through the posts in a minute... How have you guys been? The weather here has been really warming up - it's already like spring here and … Continue reading Planet Simon’s Weekly Orbit -Blog Date 09-2019
We see it all the time, slogans that tell us we can get control of our lives, get control of our money, control of our love life... I could go on. Control is sold as a tangible thing, becasue when we believe we have control we feel comfortable. But what do we have control of?I … Continue reading The Human Delusion of Control in an Immense Cosmos
Hi there bloggies, I got a little notification through the other day - this tiny little spot in the blogosphere has been running now for 6 years!!!6 Years!!!! That's 6 years of blogging crap, pictures, music scifi and all kinds of stuff. Planet Simon had been born and changed beyond what I ever expected and … Continue reading 6 Year Bloggiversary!
Story Basis Andy Weir's latest novel Artemis looks at first to be a step back from his first novel The Martian. Set on the Moon rather than Mars, inside a moon base (Artemis) with the protagonist being a young woman who is trouble and doesn't really amount to much in life on Artemis.When I initially … Continue reading Artemis – where Sci-Fi becomes a vision of the future.
Ghaaa!!!! When will things ease up?!? Hello there bloggies! Once again I've only cranked out one post this week... but what a post it was! I am Bionic was my February blog battle story and I have to say I was quite pleased with it... there may be more from this story - if I … Continue reading Planet Simon’s Weekly Orbit -Blog Date 08-2019
This is my entry for February's Blog Battle - the theme or word for this month is Heart. All Calli could do was watch, tears streaming down here face as a flurry of people in white hurried around the broken body of the person she cherished most in the the world. No, hang on, that's … Continue reading I am Bionic
Hello there bloggies! I feel I'm making too much of a habit of this, I manage to crank out the weekly orbit and one other post and that's it... I really need to get something done about this... I have so many ideas and none of them are getting out. Do any of you have … Continue reading Planet Simon’s Weekly Orbit -Blog Date 07-2019
As I’ve been doing this blogging thing a little while now and it seemed a good idea to pass on a few of the things that I’ve learned over the five years that I’ve been doing this. In easy and often geeky steps you’ll be taken through the steps and point out the pitfalls of … Continue reading The Geeky Guide to WordPress – Gutenberg in 10 Steps
Hello there bloggies! So once again the week got the better of me and I didn't manage to get much out... this is what happens when you've not got much to work with at home. But my entry for January's blog battle entry hit the timelines just in time. If you missed it, look up … Continue reading Planet Simon’s Weekly Orbit -Blog Date 06-2019