Author Archives: furtheron

About furtheron

Music and guitar obsessive who is a recovering alcoholic to boot

Ménière’s Annoyance

My Ménière’s disease has been back with a vengence recently.  A couple of weeks ago I woke in the middle of the night to a room spinning around.  That led to a horrid night of being sick and not sleeping … Continue reading

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RIP – Allan Holdsworth

It was announced early this week that Allan Holdsworth had passed away.  Allan is a legend guitarist.  I’ve written a longer eulogy on my other blog . However here I’ll also stuff in a great tune – one of my … Continue reading

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Buzzkill Podcast

Paul’s latest podcast over at Buzzkill is on a topic I raised in his request for things to discuss as mentioned by a couple of commentators to the last post.  Loved hearing his views on it.   Would love to … Continue reading

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Progress

I’ve not written much recently on here.  I’m a poor blogger, do I have much to say?  Not really.  But anyway here is an update on things. Firstly – I passed my exam that I took back in January.  Woohoo! … Continue reading

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Remembering

On my walk to the station three or four days a week I walk down what is locally known as the church path. The final bit of which runs alongside the graveyard and, not surprisingly, the church. Tucked under a … Continue reading

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Presentations and Closures

It appears that the service I’ve had my placement at so far for my counselling course is a victim of the austerity clamour that the financial crisis somehow has imposed on local government.  I’ll not get into the nonsense of … Continue reading

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Wealth – where is it?

Oxfam produce some interesting stats in their work.  Particularly about distribution of wealth. It wasn’t too long ago I read them saying that 50% of the world’s wealth was owned by just enough people to fit on a London double … Continue reading

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