Be it writing stories, drawing, coming up with ideas for films and videos I never have the time, resources or collaborators to make.
I presently spend most of my free time working on a web comic I created, which is most about tech/geek/science culture.
Most of subscriptions on YouTube are to edutainment channels.I love watching shows about science and history, from the more simple TV shows like Brian Cox’s Wonders or Horizon. I also occasionally go on information binges on Wikipedia.
Although much later (by about 10 years) than I intended, I'm finally going to University (a local one), hopefully starting in September.
This is more of an aspirational thing, and I don’t want to give the impression I am a hugely experienced traveller because I am not. However I do like travelling to new places, and not to just enjoy good weather and sun bathe on a beach. I like to explore new places, see incredible views and visit interesting cities and towns from all over the world.
I’m a huge fan of Formula 1, although I appreciate that this is something of a marmite sport to follow and as such don't bore people who aren't interested about it.
Note: My height, my age, and my photographs are honest. I recently read that 80% of people on online dating websites lie about these things, so the only way to make my profile compete against those 80% was to either lie myself or add this disclaimer.
By night and weekend I spend my time working on my various creative endeavours - most notably a satirical webcomic (focused mainly on science, technology and geek culture) which takes up a lot of my time thanks to the fact I am trying to keep to a Monday / Wednesday / Friday publishing schedule. The humour is like xkcd, only not quite as smart. If you’re interested you can see it here:
My Web Comic: Random Perspective Comic
I also hope that I come up with good stories. I wrote a novel when I was 18 and I’ve since been working on a [unrelated] series of novels for a while (well I’m halfway through the first one) - so I hope I’m not wasting my time…
Settlers of Catan, Risk, Half Life series, Portal 1/2, Fez, FTL, Spec Ops: The Line, Mass Effect 1/2/3, Fallout 3, Skyrim, Transport Tycoon, Repton, Chuckie Egg, Sokoban, Thrust, Manic Miner, Civilization 3 / 4 / 5 , Deus Ex, Quake 2 / 3,
YouTube Channels / Internet Shows:
Red vs Blue, minutephysics, numberphile, Vihart, CGPGrey. melodysheep, Vsauce, Zero Punctuation, Extra Credits, Tom Scott, computerphile, Veritasium
Animal Farm, 1984, Use of Weapons, The Player of Games, Our Dumb Century, Our Dumb World, The Martian
I have recently got into:
Death Note, Perfect Blue, Paprika, Akira, RWBY, Ergo Proxy
Please feel free to recommend some more to me
Requiem for a Dream, Pi, Fight Club, Brazil, Twelve Monkeys, American Beauty, Gattaca, Dark City, No Country For Old Men, Fargo, The Life of Brian, Gloomy Sunday, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Pulp Fiction, Kill Bill, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Moon, District 9, Inglourious Basterds, LA Confidential, Bourne Trilogy, Team America, Sin City, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Interstellar, Birdman
Radiohead, Muse, The Eels, The Mars Volta, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Manic Street Preachers, The Duke Spirit, Pink Floyd, Damien Rice, King Crimson, The Strokes, The White Stripes, Mozart, Delerium, Lamb, Jeff Williams, Royksopp
The IT Crowd, Brass Eye, The Day Today, Peep Show, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Blake's 7, Ashes to Ashes, Life on Mars (UK version), South Park, Sherlock, Doctor Who, The Office, Extras, Red Dwarf, Star Trek (Mainly, The Next Generation) Fawlty Towers, A Touch of Cloth, Screenwipe, Newswipe, Weekly Wipe
Charlie Brooker, Zero Punctuation, Marcus Brigstocke, Rooster Teeth, Ricky Gervais, Bill Bailey, David Mitchell, Monty Python, Tim Minchin, Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart, Rhod Glibert
Food and Drink:
Fajitas, Cannelloni, Tortellini, Spaghetti alla Bolognese, Lasagne, my own crazy creations, Creme Brulee, Pancakes (UK and US style), Chocolate, Ice Cream, Peppermint Tea, Apple & Blueberry Tea, Milk, Smoothies, Tea, White Wine, Peach flavoured Iced-tea, Milkshakes
Places (that I have been to):
Barcelona, Norwich, Berlin, King's Lynn, Edinburgh, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Snettisham Beach, Loch Lomond, Gothenburg, Stockholm, Vienna Switzerland, Chicago, New York City, Toronto, Alps, Florence, Heidelberg, San Francisco, Seattle, San Antonio
If you'd like some pointers though, here are a few things to get the conversation started:
* If you have read my webcomic and you liked it.
* If you like to read sci fi and are interested in finding out about my novel
* Formula 1
* If you have an interest in computer games.
* If you are interested in Anime and would like to recommend some for me to watch.
* If you are a fascinated by the Internet, work in the field, and want to talk about the development of the technology
* If you are coming to Norfolk, think we would get on, and would like to meet up
* If you want to have an open minded discussion about the future of relationships, in the 21st century, gender and sexuality equality