Christmas Cheer – The Big Issue Guy!

Christmas is a time for giving. But we should remember that the spirit of Christmas isn’t limited to our family and friends. Joss at The Crowing Crone recently posted an article called Christmas Plea, where she encouraged readers to take 5 minutes out of their busy daily lives to give thought to those who are…

Eczema – Itchy nightmare!

Eczema, how I hate thee! A quick post to share my hatred of eczema. I haven’t included any photos, not even a reference from Wikipedia, because the pictures are so gross! Up until about 5 years ago I was a normal person, but then the evil Mr Eczema showed up and started eating my fingers!…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Flowers

I snapped these glorious ladies on Christ’s Piece in Cambridge in July 2010. A large field of sunflowers planted in the centre of the park. I remember it took quite a while to get a good shot because there were so many other people walking around taking photos. I haven’t seen any this year though,…

What’s Pink, Green & Fluffy?

Hey there dear blog reader! I want to share a few photos with you that show my love for clouds and quirky scenes from Cambridge. If I lived near the ocean I’d spend a whole lot of time snapping away at the changing weather as it rolled over the sea. However, being stuck inland isn’t…

Noobcake name change – don’t panic!

Dave Farmer – Writer, Blogger, Noobcake! I’ve taken the plunge and changed my blog from Noobcake to Dave Farmer, my real name! Actually it’s David but I’ve never felt all that comfortable with the way it rolled off my tongue, and besides I wanted a new domain name and davidfarmer.co.uk was taken. The title and…

Top 10 Bad Advice for Fiction Writing

I’m not an expert on fiction writing, heck, my dreams of seeing my book in bookshops are yet to be realised, but I have learned some interesting things whilst honing my craft and I would like to share them with you, dear blog reader. There will always be those ready and willing to impart their…