The Power of Christ Compels You (more dogs bites & tattoos)

This post relates to a couple of my other recent entries, so you might want to read those first if you haven’t already. The first is an account of me being bitten by a dog. The second is a list

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Joana and The Wolf

Went to see Joana and The Wolf yesterday with my friend Paul. It was at Club Ugly @ The Social (just off Oxford Street). They are a really cool band and it was a fun evening. They were supported by

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Bloody "Google Dance" and SEO

Been doing web design/development for a couple of years now, but only recently got interested in SEO. My aim is to get my main site (www.tom-fogarty.com) listed highly for the search term “Tom Fogarty” by Google. I’d also like to

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I Worked in Shit Street!

My office used to be based at Laystall Street in Clerkenwell. I really liked the area – nice local vibe, good pubs, tasty food, and thew bus ride was alright as well. Recently was chatting to someone in the office,

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Dog Bites and Full Moon

Last Saturday morning I was bitten by a dog! I had to get up early and go into work on a cold misty morning, so I wasn’t in a particularly happy mood to begin with. I was on my way

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(un)Lucky Fortune Bamboo

Fortune bamboo is very easy to grow, very hardy and requires almost no care and attention; it just needs to stand in 8cm of water – out of direct sunlight. Any idiot can grow one and keep it alive. In

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Geek News – Site Updates

This is one for the tech-minded out there, it’s basically just a rundown of the recent site updates I made last week. I spotted a bug on the photos page in Internet Explorer, where the rotating flash box was rendering

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My Tattoos

I’ve always been a big fan of tattoos. I enjoy the juxtaposition of art and seediness. I got my first tattoo when I was 18, my second at 22, but only recently have I started getting them regularly. I currently

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Bits and Pieces Update

Been knackered lately, slept for about 12 hours last night. Got up early(ish) this morning and went to Shangi-la Tattoos to see Lesley Chan; not to get a tattoo, but to discuss the website I’m doing for them. It’s a

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A couple of new websites on the way!

It’s been a really long busy week, workwise, so not really been blogging and twittering much. I can report that I’m working on 2 new websites though; the first is for a very cool tattoo studio called Shangri-la. The second

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