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Twitter: @rainbowchazer

By day, I'm a University administrator. Around that, I'm a writer, a proofreader and editor, a wordnerd, a petrolhead and a retro-geek, in approximately that order. I enjoy writing articles and reviews, editing and proofing all kinds of written work, reading (biographies, science fiction, travel books and fiction), playing Fishdom, Bejeweled and Solitaire/Klondike (casual games, as my colleague calls them) as well as watching Formula 1 and BTCC. I have been known to overrun the Twitter feed at digital arts parties, when not writing feverishly to pour out all the endless ideas such places give me. I write at, where I have a slowly growing portfolio of work, and shortly

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Revision 2014 – Return of the Geek

So, here I am once again at the E-Werk in Saarbrucken, to attend another Revision Easterparty. This year I have the suitable gear (the Geek leggings, the retrogaming T-shirts, the statement purple patent DMs) and the suitable gear (a laptop … Read more

Silicon Dreams update – musicians confirmed

Last month I blogged about the upcoming Silicon Dreams and Vintage Computer Festival event scheduled for early July. Today came the eagerly awaited announcement about the musical component of that event. Earlier today, Silicon Dreams’ Facebook and Twitter feeds carried the … Read more

Revision Easterparty – Friday part 1

OK, we’re in. E-Werk, Saarbrücken, otherwise known as a music and gathering venue of some repute. Metallica have played here, so I hear. The place is full of nooks and crannies and has loads of character. Machines are now set … Read more

Glad tidings! I bring you news of great joy!

No, no, not that I’m back here and posting again. Something much bigger than that. Gamers, geeks and retrofans who enjoyed the original Vintage Computer Festival GB held in association with the National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park in 2010 will … Read more