The world continues to go to shit. I’ve heard prime …

📚 Finally finished Atomic Habits. Great book that I’m …

Barak Obama never affected my life directly, however he …

I recently bought the K380 keyboard from Logitech. …

Witch Hat Atelier from Kodansha Comics looks AMAZING. Coming …

Actually love the new DXB logo.

New issue of my monthly newsletter, In Abeyance, is out. …

Nearly had a relapse today by reinstalling email onto my …

It’s letters like this, from Emmanuel Macron to the people …

Hey Baron Fig turns 5 today. My favourite product of theirs …

Picked this book from Ben Crothers, Draw in 4! Seems like a …

Been reading Atomic Habits. Really practical book to read if …

Next week issue 002 of my monthly newsletter, In Abeyance , …

On a continued high to recapture my time to allow me to do …

Disconnecting from the internet until such time as it suits …

Feedbin has a great built in feature that I’ve not …

Finally tried oat milk. Happy to report it not only tastes …

Yesterday was the first day that I put my phone in tool …

Following on from my previous post, I’ve coupled …

⏰ I’ve downloaded RescueTime for my Mac, iPad and …

☕ Almond milk in coffee looks disgusting …but it tastes …

First bit of exercise I’ve had in months. No idea what’s …

🚸 I guess this is part of the joy of parenting. Being there …

📷 Every last drop of that ice cream 🍦.

This winter has been a pretty poor example of healthy living …

Oh man not been into Instagram in a while. What a shit show. …

There has been a ton of noise in my office about coding. I’m …

Tachyons is a pretty awesome way of creating layouts and …

📷 Clear blue skies at the office.

My theme for the year is based around release. Last year was …

✉️ The first issue of my newsletter, In Abeyance, is finally …

✉️ If you’ve not subscribed to my newsletter, now is a …

Out with the old and in with the new. My yearly shaving …

Oh yes. Today is Groundhog Day. Bonus: If you don’t feel …

You know that feeling when you wake up and think you’ve got …

I like Austin’s thoughts on February resolutions.

⭐ Like many, I’m still dizzy after the firehose of …

006 / Glides

🎙️ Really enjoyed the On Margins episode with Lisa …

📚 Ikigai - The Japanese Secret to a long and Happy Life is …

Zane and the Diplodocus.

F01 WIP

I have eyed iFontMaker with a considerable amount of envy …

David Attenborough is an international treasure. This clip …

🗞️ Excellent article on the New York Times, summarising the …

I really hate being awake during the hour of the wolf. My …

🖖🏼Time to settle in and start watching Star Trek Discovery …

005 / Waiting

I really wish Feedbin also had the feature to convert …

Jean’s goodbye to Facebook is how you should say goodbye …

Really looking forward to the Spoke Design/Penaddict …

⭐ A year ago, on the 16th of January 2018, I wrote: It’s …

Like many Brits, I’m glued to my screen watching the circus …

My 2019 Actions Calendar is now ready to be downloaded. This …

Working on something to share. It’s 12 days too late …

This is as wintery as it gets in Dubai. A mild 18°C. Have …

Sooo annoyed. My iPad is getting noticably hot on one part …

I will be talking about my new project, Stet.Build. For now, …

Ryan is at another milestone again. Yesterday he began to …

Been pretty quiet on the site, but that usually means …

004 / Let’s Dive

003 / Tickets Please

002 / Flowers

I did a few of these images back in the summer as I was …

Although I have a ton of thoughts about the iPad not being a …

Pretty sure you can’t upload a video to Micro.blog, …

Haven’t drawn Corgan in over a year.

Great set of questions to work through and really help …

🍿 Finally got around to watching The Incredibles 2. Maybe …

My mind has been completely blown away by how great (and …

Ok I get the whole iPad Pro thing now. Thankfully I saw …

La Mer

🎄 It’s Christmas Eve and the boys are in bed. Time to …

In 2019 I plan to finally start sending out a newsletter …

The full moon is pretty spectacular tonight. Soo bright it …

You know how for years the tech media proclaimed to have …

Ok, I got myself an iPad Pro (12.9”) for Christmas. I …

Been doing a ton of research on photovoltaic technology. …

Punkt is a company that I’m fascinated by. Certainly not for …

Abu Dhabi

Street art.

This post here is what I love about iA and iA Writer. Their …

I am the mosquitos-killer 🦟 ! 2 in one night as they try to …

Creating something meaningful is difficult. It takes …

Having a tough time with the piece I’m writing at the …

Can’t believe it’s been an entire year since my youngest was …

It was great fun being on Micro Monday. @macgenie was a …

Imagine needing to charge your iPhone, laptop or car every …

Around town.

Snowflakes.

Partially unused image for my upcoming project, hopefully …

I found out about Food Tube when I was looking how to make …

It’s all about throwing rocks.

Having cut the cord on cable TV, there are two things I …

🍿 I hardly ever get the chance to watch movies but on the …

When I started using Micro.blog I decided to keep …

Usually I love it when both boys are fast asleep in their …

So it’s been three long years since we moved to Dubai. …

Drove for 5min this morning and a dreaded yellow warning …

No internet based network is whole. What I miss from …

Exceptionally fun pixelated tower from Ole Scheeren in …

Top tips all parent can agree on. The Yoyo stroller is the …

I’ve not specifically sought out any Black Friday …

Now that one of my most requested features for Micro.blog …

Depressing but astute assessment of the current state of …

I don’t like to write about the system I’m using but I …

The new Smashing Pumpkins album is such a treat for us fans. …

Years ago, while in London, I would often turn to the movie …

I’m kinda over stationary. Once you’ve tried a …

I always end up surfing the web looking at a bunch of …

The John Lewis Christmas adverts are an institution. The …

Totally underwhelmed by the new Field Notes Winter release, …

Great trailer for Toy Story 4. I only found out that this …

He had a great run, but alas Stan Lee has died.

First rain have come with thunder and lightning. It’s …

The Crescent.

Awesome analysis of why tech companies are making custom …

🎙️ Seeing as I’m in the car for many hours of the day …

Park season is upon us.

The weekend is finally upon us and as always I’m …

It’s been an exceptionally tough week, which is to be …

Finding your niche can feel like a life long struggle. Some …

This weekend’s mini project was making an adjustable …

All of my writing happens in iAWriter. All of my editing is …

As much as I love October, really glad it’s finally …

First proper halloween experience for Zane, which he …

This new iPad Pro is a great way to finally get into the …

If you’re looking for a great alternative to the standard …

If you’re struggling to write on your site, then …

Inktober #005 continues.

Inktober is nearly over. This one was done while I was on …

Went to the Big Bad Wold book fair (the biggest of …

📚 Autumn reading. Second Ryan Holiday book this year. I …

You’re testing me Apple. I’ve abstained from …

If you’re looking to create something, anything …

Operation start using your iPhone less and take your Sony …

Discovered Burro Blanco in Abu Dhabi a couple of weeks ago. …

Definitely considering backing this chopstick set. The straw …

Jan Middendorp’s Dutch Type is truly a magnificent …

Final Inktober image for today.

The constraint for Inktober this year is the number of pens …

I know I’m super late to Inktober this year, but better late …

I can finally declare Autumn/Winter has begun here in Dubai. …

My wife is forever loosing her iPhone. Top tip. If you login …

After listen to The Minimalists on the Kevin Rose show, I …

Netflix has seriously changed how I consume some of my …

I stumbled upon a truly incredible graph today that showed …

Happy Inktober everyone. I’m hoping to dip my toe this …

Everything old is new again. New faces in the office as our …

Finally got the bluetooth in my car sorted out. It’s …

It’s getting easier to draw these scenes. The funny thing …

Ok I’ve not bought any new Field Notes in a year. I …

These three F1 2021 concepts as revealed on the F1 website …

Rough couple of days. Zane caught something from school, …

Not one but two great additions to iAWriter. Which reminds …

Complet-ish but un-used art for my upcoming project. It was …

My favourite feeling these days is that moment I step into …

Was hoping to get the Hobonichi Weeks Mega this year. Sadly …

So when we bought the Q5 2 ½ years ago what I …

Following up from my previous post, sometimes you need some …

Well that didn’t go as planned. I’ve been …

Because one sketch deserves another…

More sketches.

It’s iPhone X, or iPhone XS day! After 4 years I think I’m …

First attempt at using my new style with architectural style …

Learning how to draw and sketch in ways different to what …

Fell down a massive hole that is Udemy. Never heard of it …

🎥 So the wife and I finally watched a movie together. We …

🇯🇵 Hadn’t realised the extent of the destruction on …

So the new upload function on Micro.blog is pretty awesome. …

So I discovered Tadama today. Probably the most elegant and …

🏀 A month ago I went to the basketball court and nearly died …

Ok someone tell me why it’s taken this long for someone …

Use the negative energy you have to build something rather …

Everything is a remix. This article on the inspiration …

So now that Sunlit 2.2 has been released, I’m …

I just read Khaled Hosseini’s Sea Prayer, and honestly …

UGhhh. Came back to my car, parking sensor in the rear had …

Yesterday I asked for an alternative to Tinyletter and …

Does anyone have a suggestion for a good alternative to …

Affinity Publisher Beta is out today! I’ve been …

Finally pressed the trigger on a particular part of my …

Paul turned me onto Russell Brand’s podcast Under The Skin. …

The plastic I use in my life is really starting to grate on …

The full Hobonichi Techo 2019 lineup is now live. I’m …

It’s always a joy when I receive an email from Matthew …

After declaring tidy office bankrupcy, I’ve managed to …

Publii is a static-website-building tool. Scary rabbit hole …

I started wearing the Mi Band 2, 4 months ago and found it …

We are now well and truly back in Dubai. It’s funny …

I genuinely thought I’d watched all of Chef’s …

Oh man that was fast. So today I went to buy some vitamins …

39 years old today. Where did the time go? On this day I …

Trump’s Fall - My favourite part of this was …

What really happens to the plastic you throw away is both …

Being raised in Greece, I obviously have an affinity to the …

Its been five whole years since Ryder released his Bullet …

🎨 006 - Crowd Trying something a little different with the …

Still deciding whether the whole web-ring is a good idea or …

My son has two modes, total fucking meltdown and an angel. …

Love this little olive tree.

Been looking for a replacement calculator for a while now. …

View for the next few days.

A holiday is a time to get your house in order. With less …

Bar Tartine in Zaytouna Bay was actually a really great spot …

On the weekend we drove up to the Shouf Biosphere Reserve. …

Sun has just come up. The city is starting to fully wake up. …

While it’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that …

Part 2 of the summer holidays begins. Breaking things up in …

The James Bond museum, at the summit of an Austrian …

With a whole 10 minutes of using iOS 12, I can already tell …

Yes it’s ridiculously hot and I’m an idiot but damn if this …

I’ve been waiting for Mateusz Urbanowicz’s comic work to …

It’s been a great long while since I’ve drawn anything. I’ve …

I haven’t laughed this hard at something in a long, long …

The Hobonichi Techo 2019 Preview Festival is live. This was …

Since April I have been working silently and diligently on …

In other news, really looking forward to the lunar eclipse …

The Sons of El Topo is a sequel to the movie El Topo, by the …

One of the single most powerful things that I hope to teach …

🎥 Just watched Logan. It’s obviously not as a great as …

A story of two tickets. On the left is a ticket left under …

Really excellent article on common webpage design mistakes. …

One of the nicest things about using Micro.blog is the fact …

I truly miss the excitement and wonder that comes with …

I didn’t know The Economist is also available for the Kindle …

The Comics Journal is coming back to print. That’s probably …

Watching Obama’s speech for the Nelson Mandela annual …

While the Amazon web interface for your reading/editing your …

Last few days have been a bit all over the place, which was …

Back in Dubai without the kids and wife is weird. This is …

Also using wifi from within the airplane is crazy…I …

🎥 Finally watched Thor: Ragnarok. It’s everything you can …

Action shot!

An example of what’s great about Lebanon…

Last day of my holidays (tomorrow is a travel day so …

It’s been 3½ years since I came to Lebanon. I’d …

I’ve been decompressing these last two weeks. Part of …

Years from now, when you’re older (and likely taller than …

Every 3rd of July my Feedbin subscription is up for renewal. …

🐢 Turtle on turtle.

For me the unmistakable sound of Beirut is the car horn …

Finished reading: Purple Cow, New Edition: Transform Your …

Currently reading: Purple Cow, New Edition: Transform Your …

One of the things that characterise holidays for me, is the …

Went to a few of my old stationary haunting grounds. I came …

Sitting. Slumped. Forward. His arms crossed over the back of …

Current view.

I noticed something on Instagram today which signalled the …

There are views and then there are colours #nofilter

Yup we’re finally on holiday!

⚽ Really looking forward to the Argentina vs Nigeria game. …

Awesome write up from @cm on how to use Blot with …

✈️ I remember when we used to travel as a family, my dad …

Been on a bit of a deep dive with Seth Godin. This Ship It …

I’ve now been wearing the Mi Band 2 for a couple of months. …

The latest version of iA Writer for iOS is out. The two new …

That quote from Seth Godin is possibly the single best …

⚽ Notes on the Iceland vs Nigeria game: - Hoping Iceland …

I’ve never been one to look up to people as role …

I stopped understanding this world back in 2016. The world’s …

I have a ton of books to get through this summer. One that …

⌚ The latest iteration of Mondaine’s smart watch concept is …

Bookending my black and white series of photos with Ryan in …

Reading ‘Intergalactic Ed’ with the boys.

A new edition of Blackwing volumes was just released, …

💬 I’ve been going through my Twitter archive, to determine …

💬 I’ve struggled to define how I would use emoji on …

⚽ This match is turning out to be a complete classico. This …

⚽ After some pretty heartbreaking matches for Egypt and …

📚 I finally finished a book this year, Michael …

When I was a child, I used to be in complete awe of the …

⚽ As we approach just 4 days before the start of the World …

So the heat 🔥 has officially kicked into overdrive in Dubai, …

Vertigo relaunches under Mark Doyle with seven new series. …

My enjoyment of images is linked to presentation. A simple …

⚽ This World Cup guide to all 736 players on the Guardian …

This episode of Revisionist History reminded me exactly why …

This is the first time that I get to watch WWDC on my Apple …

We made Zane’s first robot 🤖 that he could actually wear. It …

I may have gone a bit overboard at Daiso today. …

I may have gone a bit overboard at Daiso today.

I thought it would be interesting to run some numbers on all …

It’s been an entire year since I’ve had my …

Today is Zane’s 4th birthday. After Ryan was born late last …

Poochytown is coming out in July. If you’ve never …

So many excellent thoughts and ideas to consider in this …

Does anyone know how to show the real return symbol on iOS? …

Currently listening to Fatoumata Diawara’s new Fenfo …

Ryan is absolutely fascinated by music. I stumbled onto this …

I’ve spent all of 5 min with the new Obscura 2 app, but …

You may have noticed that I’ve slowed down my posting on …

To say that I am excited about the new iA Writer 5 is a …

My inbox has been absolutely hammered these last few weeks …

My wife (every wife?) has been complaining that I spend too …

I’m so deflated right now. Got a lot of shit going on …

Gulf Summer reading list.

After nearly 1½ years, I finally posted onto my Dribbble …

This article by Ryan Holiday has seriously hit home at the …

Finally! Ever since moving over to the UAE, I’ve …

Although Dropbox Paper is exceptionally well designed and is …

One of the prices you pay for living in the Gulf are dust …

My engineering brain is thoroughly blown away by the …

These yellow Kaweco special editions (Sunrise and Sunset) …

Bought the Mi Band 2 today. The main reasons being the …

We really do live in a world with a cornucopia of excellent …

Now that the initial euphoria is over and I’m knee deep in …

Seven. No, not the admittedly awesome David Fincher movie …

Yes I am watching the new Cobra Kai series; and yes, it is …

I’ve been thinking about why something like Micro.blog …

Importing my data from the various edges of the internet …

Little strokes fell great oaks. — Benjamin Franklin Showing …

I have been using the Bullet Journal Method for over 4 years …

It appears that my hunt for a Gel ink refill capable of …

Of all the things that I’ve learnt this year, the …

The modest guide to productivity by Frank Chimero has come …

Oddmar for iOS is easily the most stunning platformer on the …

Absolutely love this time in a project’s life. The …

I’ve not been this excited about a singular idea in …

Every month the Dropbox team have been adding new features …

After listening to the Kevin Kelly episode of Craig Mod’s …

Can someone please explain to me why Dropbox in iA Writer …

Time for an evening walk. Need to chase away these demons. …

Every day I put the oldest to bed, I look at the clock and …

This concept of six seasons (Spring, Summer, Autumn, …

Looking at getting a 3D printer, either the Prusa i3 MK3 or …

The Gimlet Media website is how a podcast network should be …

Finally wrote my third article on RMO, Physical, Digital …

For my short strings of words on the internet, I’ve …

Cuba After the Castros is an incredible photo essay on the …

Struggling with the Sunlit app. The app allows me to post …

Related to the previous post, this article by David Harper …

Just finished listening to the Todd Mcfarlane episode on the …

So the new Oman airport is actually pretty nice. They’ve got …

The latest issue of Kottke’s Noticing newsletter is an ode …

You may have noticed discontent amongst some Micro.blog …

Notational Velocity remains my favourite apps ever. It was …

I hesitanted to get the first issue of the Full Bleed …

Zane’s first coherent drawing! Every ‘drawing’ before this …

Tree is looking good. Started off as a stub of the tree has …

In a different time, I’d totally be going to MEFCC …

Art is for life (not the other way around)

Ok, I have no idea what I’m doing here. Somehow …

Inking complete. Loving the speed of creation on this one.

Turtle sanctuary

Anyone have any idea how to import all of my Instagram feed …

Haven’t drawn these dudes in a while. Actually really missed …

I’ve not read a Spawn comic since #75, but the 6th variant …

Morning walk.

Didn’t think I could find a better file manager than Finder …

One of the things I really envy Last Week Tonight is their …

Do yourself a favour and listen to the first episode of …

I feel like I need to quantify that previous statement, …

In Micro.blog I feel like I’ve been given an …

While going through my Twitter archive, I realised several …

It’s pretty miserable in our household at the moment. The …

That was amazing. A 25 minute walk can really chang your …

I’ve been struggling with thoughts and issues on how …

Things coming together for the site. Going down the hosted …

After a failed experiment in importing my Twitter archive, I …

I decided to import my twitter achive, which I now realise …

I think I’ve broken my micro.blog account. Imported …

My experience with Tumblr fell short when it came to …

This story of older Japanese women are shoplifting to find …

These Atlas guides from Stripe should will come in useful …

While searching for a pic of Michael Chabon’s Murse (man …

My current reading pile: Letters from a Stoic — Seneca Ego …

I decided to clean up my often abandoned Kindle (from …

There was a time when I would look at Formula 1 as the …

Consistency and focus are the missing ingredients in my …

One of my favourite things about the series Love is the …

The Posh Pen Paradox: when writers and artists fear their …

I haven’t checked out Panel Syndicate in a long time. In …

Schon Design splatter pens - Going to become available …

Hermetica - This kickstarter looks great. Already funded. …

One of my favourite things about Mb is the lack of friction …

Slowly getting my creative juices 🥤 flowing again. Also I …

Mother’s Day in the Arab world coincides with the first day …

First day of waking up at 5am again since January. Get some …

Atari VCS - I didn’t even know that this was a thing. …

Just marking today as the day that I start exercising and …

BIG day for the stationary world. Mark One pens released …

And while I’m here, this Brass Hovel sharpener from …

This pencil sharpener, extender and transporter, looks …

Last day of my kickstarter subscription ok Mb. You’ve done …

New pens coming from the Studio Neat boys. It was only a …

Only Slightly Exaggerated - a Studio Ghibli-style animation …

Don’t ask me how I went for this long on the internet …

Yup needed that. Netflix’s Love, is actually a pretty …

Start of the weekend. Going to definitely get into my …

Things are ok. Initial shock is over and I can concentrate …

Also related to the above, did not know about The Good News …

Really great interview on Thoroughly Considered, with Max …

Lost in Space - Amazing what Netflix is doing these days …

Top tip to all you kids out there. If you’ve got a young …

It’s time to focus my energies on something positive. …

Woke up in a much better mood than yesterday, but after our …

Sierra Leone Just Held the World’s First Blockchain-Powered …

The day after is always more difficult. Funks don’t …

I failed at something that I have been working towards most …

Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. …

Last night was the first moment shared by myself and my two …

In case anyone is into Crypto, my brother runs a weekly …

Here is my Microblog wish list: Drafts - jot down a thought …

Micro Monday : Easy one for this week. Go check out Marcelo, …

Man, I can’t keep my eyes open today. Hurricaine Zane …

The Krama pen I mentioned 10 days ago, arrived today. …

On the iOS app for Mb, I keep activating the ‘menu …

One of my absolute favourite tools for work is Dropbox …

Gotta say that I have been really enjoying Star Trek …

Good to know there is a place nearby with Moroccan tea.

So I can definitely say that apps like Flowstate actually …

A new shipping company for independent artists, from the …

Hoban Cards produces elegant, minimal and affordable …

Five stationary stores not to be missed in Taipei. …

It’s actually raining in Dubai tonight, which is a thing …

Awesome. Zane dropped my 💻 and I think the screen is …

Seriously fell down a rabbit hole yesterday. First was …

It does feel refreshing to be back online and actually …

Ralph Breaks the Internet trailer - although this move is …

Although I felt that yesterday was a washout, I was about to …

Ok, the boy is officially ill, we’re wondering if the baby’s …

Yup. Wasted the whole evening. Hopefully I’ll do …

Finally. Does this mean I might actually start watching F1 …

It’s that time of the evening where I decide to …

Great little resource for CSS snippets. My Mb site already …

Excellent post from Brent on why Mb is different. Completely …

If I had an iPad, I’d also have an Apple Pencil. If I …

Found this via Josh Ginter.

Published nearly 3 ½ years ago, Jason Santa Maria’s …

I’m sitting here at the end of the day wondering what …

Finally got my notification for the Krama pen. That’s the …

Considering it’s the shortest month of the year, the month …

Walking definitely kept the demons at bay. It’s been a rough …

Walking definitely kept the demons at bay. It’s been a …

Actually the series that jumped out at me are: Death or …

Image Expo 2018 - this thing has gotten serious. Some pretty …

So. Damn. Great.

Really enjoyed the latest episode of the Unmade podcast. …

Feedbin Upgrades - I feel very lucky to have Ben create and …

I’ll tell you what the most annoying thing about Mb …

Great little post and photo from Billy Corgan, on the two …

Oh, just found out that Feedbin supports Mb! If only the …

So I’ve written the second chapter in my online book …

Also BIG’s website is super fun in that each project …

Had an awesome talk by one of the architects from BIG, …

The Blot.im website has been updated. Love the consistency …

Music of the evening is ‘Away we Go’ soundtrack. …

“How did you go bankrupt?” Two ways. Gradually, then …

Micro Monday @amit simply one of the good eggs on MB. Go …

I am liking the new livery on the RB14. Matt pixel …

Design is the process of going from an existing condition to …

Descript is the world’s first audio word processor, …

I missed out on the Picasso exhibition in Dubai last year, …

Honestly don’t know what to say to you 🇺🇸. Speaking as …

This is the download of the San Francisco font from Apple. …

I knew of the Courier Prime font, as all my comic work is …

Finally! After years of depending on Notational Velocity it …

Range of tiny pixel fonts that can be used.

Absolutely amazing weather this evening in Dubai. Wish it …

Awesome dude on the saxophone in front of the restaurant …

🙇 @manton github integration went through perfectly. Nailing …

The aim this year is to try and complete at least 2 projects …

Unless this is just a warm snap, winter appears to be …

Just discovered that then fountain pen emoji 🖋 has not been …

Every subject has it’s own niche of enthusiasts that …

Also, Google Reader being killed off was GREAT! I get to use …

I think people like Kottke and @Gruber are missing something …

While I’m on this Dyson kick, he’s got a new …

Oh did you know Matthew Butterick has a newsletter? Go …

Just finished listening to James Dyson’s interview on …

Every country has the government it deserves. — Joseph de …

What I’m really appreciating about Mb is how much …

After listening to @manton on Mac Power Users, trying out 🚀 …

One of the fundamental challenges I faced towards the …

Really enjoyed Kevin Rose’s interview with Rocksteady …

Obviously really looking forward to Alto’s Odyssey. …

A lot has happened in the open web since I last checked - as …

Online services I’m currently paying for: Service Yearly …

You know when you live in a large city, things happen around …

Maybe I’m going to need to drop some hard cash for Marsedit …

Oh man, what have I been doing? 176 services I’m not …

Finally using Deseatme to get rid of all of these blasted …

Awake every night with the baby’s first feed. Problem I’m …

Congrats to the iA team on their successful Kickstarter to …

Now that I’ve kicked the micro.blog tires for a few …

Currently trying to finish off Michael Chabon’s …

I’m thinking about using Pollen to publish the final …

Here’s what my home screen looks like. Trying the blank app …

I tried reading Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations, but the format …

It’s been a super interesting week for my internet …

My knee is absolutely killing me at the moment. It’s …

As I start to rekindle my love for writing and publishing …

I finally got my Kickstarter backed ‘Single Edge’ razor …

Over the years I have bought a slew of Apple related …

Can’t help but be completely excited by the Falcon Heavy’s …

It’s that time of the year again. New Kickstarter for …

So I’ve been wanting a place to call my own for a long …

In case anyone is wondering I’ve restarted writing. Starting …

Absolutely love this print, and Max’s style in …

It’s always hard to start something new. The main …

Yeah second weekend in a row and it’s all about the burger 🍔

About to destroy a Totoro like you wouldn’t believe!

Zane’s home away from home - now all cleaned up. Maintenance …

My earliest memory of my grandmother must have been when I …

Crisp cool winter evening Dubai and my best friend and …

Little Ryan (Rayan in Arabic) was born on the 10th of …

Coming along just nicely I’d say. #nature #trees #garden

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I know I’m late and likely not going to achieve 31 drawings, …

Never seen a tree come back to life before. This one was …

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I know I’m late but I’ve been moving houses and work has …

And another one #inktober #inktober2017 #inktober2017day10

I know I’ve missed a bunch of days but I’ll catch up soon. …

Can’t wait to tuck into these - once I’ve finished …

The real Rocketman! #inktober2017day8 #inktober2017 …

All caught up! #inktober #inktober2017 #inktober2017day7

So 5 minutes before I drew this I was like - I’m done all my …

Bit late for this one - but will catch up shortly. #inktober …

No idea where these are now coming from. I’m just letting my …

Definitely didn’t start out with image in mind. …

Got off to a couple of false starts this year, but actually …

Love it when the fog rolls in - reminds me that winter is …

Every once in a while you stumble upon an idea that …

The truth is that I can’t help myself and keep coming back …

At 7am, on Thursday, 27th of July 2017, one of my father’s …

Summer reading. What’s on everyone’s list? …

Probably one of the fastest idea to complete image. …

WIP Moon Racket! It’s been a few months since I drew …

#dubai #atlantis checking out some fish on a Friday morning

Notable part of this installation is the use of the newly …

Using the Insta part of Instagram a little more

Bit of #dubai

Decided I’m going to read all of my comics first …

How my youth was spent - some amazing works, along with some …

DXB bound for Athens after nearly …. 4 years?! Damn.

#wip #affinityphoto #comics #moonracket #comicstrip

Testing my rusty as hell water colouring chops. When you …

It’s all happening on my desk today. #watercolour …

Picnics - Dubai style.

Definitely getting there. Next post will be for the inks …

#kitebeach

#beachcanteen Dubai

My first #RMO project finally has come to life. Limited to …

You don’t need very much to create. Paper, an …

A great looking pin and a personalised thank you note - good …

Desk snap. Been a while since I’ve done one of these. …

Hmmm cake

#dubai yes you’ll find all sorts here one year after …

When you’re much older I’ll look down at that …

So I honestly didn’t think that the first series that I …

Someone REALLY didn’t want to wear the hat and poncho. …

Newest of photos. A collection of well worn (otherwise …

Tofugu is a Japanese culture & language site. Every once …

I’m not really in the market for a notebook sleeve (got one …

I definitely want a copy of this AuthaGraph World Map on my …

Excellent find today - Taste of Italy. That’s the …

Perfect winter morning in #dubai

The pencil tower - time to start taking photos around Dubai …

#sarajevo

Bosnian Food - seriously somebody come and wheel me out …

10 points if you can guess where I am headed to today - it …

Dubai sun. Summer is slowly coming to an end (another month …

You don’t see one these very often….especially …

Hmmmmmm, KEO….

You don’t see one of these bad boys roaming over your …

That moment just before you demolish a plate of octopus - so …

Although the food was abysmal the setting was pretty …

#notdubai #notdoha

Love this little guy #zane

Summer - in a plate #greeksalad

Breaking away from the black and white version for a bit

It’s been a while since I read a paperback - the …

Qatar Airways lounge - serious Bond villain lair aesthetics

You have to start somewhere. Creativity is borne oftentimes …

It’s Lego time

Everything Else Enhancement Kit looks amazing. Still …

I’m not sure when it happened exactly, but somewhere along …

Trying something different with the inking for Moon Racket! …

Doodling some postcards. Who knows might run some form of …

Reason #150 for moving to #Dubai - I get to enjoy walking …

View from the office. It’ve been here for 3 months and …

I have to say that the pomodoro technique is working wonders …

Quick close up of the final panel - Corgan channels some …

What’s this you ask? More Moon Racket! Good to be back

Symmetry

It’s the little touches that you remember when staying …

Love it when mundane objects put a smile on your face #JBR

Sully approves :)

Sometimes the hidden gems are found when you’re …

The best way to experience #burjkhalifa is not from the top …

Very proud of this little guy. #muji gel ink pen with a …

#MOE baby No not the Ministry of Environment (looking at you …

View from the hotel. Goodnight people and may you all have a …

5 months. That’s a really long time between updates. The …

Doha International airport - so soon old friend? See you …

For years I’ve been exceptionally content with my …

I’ve not published any Moon Racket! In a while, but …

The boy’s first geek t-shirt. 1980s #Batman

Panel #3 of my new series. This is going to be decidedly …

It’s been a year already? The latest lineup for the …

Woz Character Sheet.

It’s all about the Japanese stationary …

In the most over the top Mall in Qatar. Still though liked …

Working on tomorrow’s strip #blackandwhite #ink #inked …

Super excited to finally get some #boulet - sure it’s …

I just published the first full colour Moon Racket! strip, …

I know it’s been a while, but I’ve been working my ass off …

I’m considering using colour in all future Moon …

Latest episode of my comic strip is online (4th week in a …

I’ve been following the Greek situation with keen …

So we got some take out today (Briyani) and it came in these …

All of my used #fieldnotes #moleskinecahier …

Yay for homemade #pizza it’s been years since I …

One of the few landmarks in Doha - also an #Arup project …

Recently I’ve started listening to the podcast Hello …

I’ve decided to use Medium as an additional platform from …

I’m super excited to announce that the first installment of …

I’m super excited to announce that the first episode …

I got a bunch of Shinhan Art pens last week. I was so …

Love the colours you get in a well organised supermarket- …

Been on a kick with these pens recently. Just trying out a …

Woz thinking about what he would like to stamp next …

Quick doodle to test out my new Shinhan Art pens - so good. …

Ever since I ‘relaunched’ the Moon Racket! website I’ve not …

Hmmmmm Nutella bar #nutella #dubai #nutellabar

I’m always passing this fucking teddy bear at Doha …

First in the series. A set of images I’m working on for the …

Routine is everything when you’re trying to develop …

Not sure how the idea came about, but this is effectively …

One of the things that has been completely invaluable to us …

Zane’s first birthday cake. It’s all about Baby …

Logo for a mystery project I’ve been working on for several …

Since I did Corgan, thought I’d try a new pose for …

Practicing in the dying days of May. Unlike #Westeros winter …

As a comparison to my previous post and to showcase the …

What kind of audience do I think Moon Racket! is intended …

Continuing this series of posts on the evolution of …

The image that started Moon Racket. The incredible part …

Traditionally I’ve been a huge tinkerer of my websites. …

As this is a process site after all, I’ll be posting many …

There is much to like about Tumblr and publishing on Tumblr. …

Hide and Seek

Currently in inking mode on Season 2. Super excited to start …

Inking for season 2 moving at a reasonable clip. Got tons …

You know what I miss? I miss daily blogging. 5 years ago, …

The boy learning how to stand.

FINALLY! #bulletjournal #notebook #leuchtturm …

The inking has begun on season two. This is my favorite part …

The inking she has begun. Probably my favorite part of the …

A whole bunch of awesomeness came in the post today. …

Just released, my Moon Racket! Newsletter. Subscribe at …

I’ve been drawing Moon Racket for several years now. …

Trying something new in the run up to Season 2. Those strips …

Coffee time!

Was inspired after the binge watching. By far my favourite …

It’s been a while since I’ve done some digital artwork. This …

And the other part of the doodle. First time I put all these …

Doodles and sketches on a Friday. #fabercastell #ink #comics …

Something I’ve been working on for Zane. First piece …

We’ve had the worst dust storm in #doha so it’s …

My new obsession- blue lead. Man I wish I’d discovered …

The #nexus pen finally arrived today. Initial thoughts. 1. …

Breakfast of champions. Happy Mother’s Day, Happy No …

It’s getting much easier to draw these guys. …

Corgan’s been through some tweaks ahead of the release …

Some @pearlqatar action from earlier today

Love customising my memo books. First time I do something to …

Best shave I’ve ever had - courtesy of my care package …

More pics from LA

In LA for 2 days - craziest business trip ever.

How often do you read a comment to a review on Amazon and …

A few things about this pen holder from @clickypost : 1. The …

These Touch markers from ShinHan Art are AMAZING. …

10 minute sketch of Corgan to just unwind a bit last night. …

It’s been a while since I checked in on progress for Moon …

Fog this morning was insane going to work. Never seen …

BWOP-BWOP!

Hey I live in the gulf so you might as well get a photo of a …

View of the compound clubhouse at night.

I absolutely love these Oryx sculptures at the Qatar …

First sketch I’ve done of my son. First of many …

Tools used this holiday break. Was able to draw 10 strips …

The wind outside is howling. It’s 4am in the morning …

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your …

I’m currently on holiday, which typically means that I …

Seaside views and walks in Beirut.

I’ve waited a long time to finally use my hobonichi …

Can’t wait to crack this open. Great presentation. …

I’ve eaten a lot of great burgers - you could argue …

Been nursing a terrible cold since the night before landing …

Examples of cultural heritage that is being lost in the name …

In Beirut for the next few weeks. Trying hard to fall back …

Stuff I’m working on right now. All #moonracket …

Been waiting a long time to try out these bad boys. My first …

Twinkles Sometimes you need to spend some time on a …

Got myself some #baronfig notebooks for Christmas. Shipped …

Meet the Twinkles for me series www.moonracket.com no two …

My new mobile studio. #midori notebook all the way.

Received my Takumi pen. Best thing about it is this photo:(. …

Mini session while Yasmine and the boy do some shopping. …

We didn’t originally hit it off (that’s me and …

My first Retro 51 pen - the black stealth model. #pens …

Inkaday #3 - More Jetpacks Because it’s clear I can’t get …

Inkaday #2 - All the Cheese My favourite part of this …

Inkaday #1 - Where Am I? Inktober is over, but like I said, …

Moon Racket t-shirts finally arrived. There really isn’t …

Inktober #7 - Flying High I know it’s not October anymore, …

Getting back into Instagram. It’s all about Moon …

Inktober #6 - Take Off This was super fun. No idea where it …

Inktober #5 - Retro Signs Something a little different for …

Inktober #4 - Walk with purpose.

Inktober #3 - Loose yourself in the music The liberating …

Inktober #2 - Me and my buddies Inktober sketches continue. …

Inktober #1 - Eastman Sketch of the new and improved Eastman …

If you enjoyed my last couple of posts, then you’ll …

Where the magic happens. Everything (apart from my computer) …

Super excited to finally have received these in the mail …

Photoset: Incredible collection of photos. NatGeo 2014 Photo …

[gallery] Incredible collection of photos. NatGeo 2014 Photo …

[youtube www.youtube.com/watch I’d actually completely …

When I moved to the Middle East at the start of 2010 I used …

Hobonichi Planner I didn’t even know that this was a thing …

Without a doubt my single most favourite piece of technology …

[gallery] There has been a lot of internet chatter about …

[vimeo 86439745 w=500 h=281] I have been working for Arup …

A while back (must be over 6 years ago), I remember asking …

Sometimes a design comes from behind you and actually …

It’s not every day that you get a lesson handed down …

I posted this image on the Moon Racket! twitter account (you …

I’ve had a Pinboard account for several years now. …

[gallery] I’ve launched a campaign for the 1st edition …

Own a part of history with the very first official T-shirt …

Although many will claim that there is still a great deal of …

When I released Moon Racket! I was never happy with the …

During the last 9 months leading up to Zane’s arrival, …

1 week ago today that’s Thursday 29th of May, I …

It’s the quiet before the imminent arrival of little …

[youtube www.youtube.com/watch For the last 2 years, I have …

I absolutely adore these adverts created by AMC as their …

There was a time in my life where I remember that I resented …

The best thing to happen to Google Reader is it’s …

I missed this. For 10 years I’ve published to the …

Two things I take from the cast photo for the new Star Wars …

A few months after publishing the last episode of Moon …

Moon Racket started out life on my iPhone 4. It was a method …

Today marks 20 consecutive weeks that I’ve published a …

In early 2012 I started work on my first iOS app with my …

When you reflect back on a year, the hope is always to find …

Earlier this year I completed rewriting the script I have …

In creating Moon Racket, it was very clear to me early on …

In early 2012 I was working on an app for iOS with my …

Earlier this year I contemplated shutting down Broken Kode, …

Since I got married (nearly 3 years ago) I’ve put on …

Maintaining focus with your side projects is a difficult …

Moon Racket, Episode 01 - Beginnings The first episode of my …

At Berts in Lagoona Mall doing a session. Writing, drawing, …

At Landmark

Different black pens on my desk.

Look what I got for my birthday, now on my drawing table. I …

Muji Stationary - Sometimes the best stationary is also the …

Bullet Journal - It’s not very often that something comes …

Type Hunting What a truly wonderful resource this website …

Finally completed the ‘Coming Soon’ page for Moon Racket (my …

[youtube www.youtube.com/watch Grasshopper Divert I love …

The Olympic City The Olympic City is an ongoing photography …

Hyperloop We’ve been waiting a long time for Elon Musk to …

And then follow this up with Dieter Rams As Little Design as …

One of my absolute favourite artists, Hiroaki Samura draws …

While I’m down this rabbit hole. Otomo senior (that’s …

And a short film of how Shohei Otomo goes about creating his …

Super excited about watching this documentary which follows …

Tinker Hatfield interview Tinker Hatfield is Nike’s vice …

I hadn’t realised that Tom Gauld has a Tumblr. You really …

Possibly one of the most enchanting ‘movie’ …

When the betaworks team sat down with Instapaper’s creator, …

Incredible visual of the volume of actions on various sites …

The main function of a website such as mine is for me to …

Custom Stickers, Die Cut Stickers and Laptop Skins. This is …

Is a service that lets you create custom journals. …

Is a Pinboard and Delicious OS X client. It’s free and …

And here is a 10 page preview of Paul Pope’s Battling Boy on …

I love Nate Piekos and his Blambot website has always been a …

While listening to the latest episode of the New Disruptors …

In preparation for the release of my upcoming online comic …

I’d never heard of Ilya Birman until this weekend. …

Absolutely love this image.

As I continue down the Tumblr rabbit hole, these tips are a …

So the hiatus lasted about a month. I’ve had some …

This story on Kottke, really made me smile. I remember going …

In preparation of our new iOS app (hopefully to be released …

Always start with a name. A good name. We have planes, …

I’ve been thinking that it’s important to take a …

I laughed so hard at some of these. Unfortunately (or …

Several years ago when I went to Japan, Gordon would spend a …

While I love me some Terpstra, I typically can’t use …

I’d never heard of Limbo until today (strange since it won …

Image Comics is now allowing you to keep the digital copies …

Sober writers love to use fancy shit like semicolons. Nobody …

When Karen Berger left Vertigo comics it honestly felt like …

Sabine Pearlman’s site has a massive collection of the cross …

There was a time in the early 2000s, before Twitter was a …

Google has officially killed off it’s Reader product. Like …

If you have any interest in sequential art (in all …

When I was a kid, I used to take my toys apart as I tried to …

Having not had a chance to play with iOS7 (yet), I can only …

The latest version of Byword was released yesterday for all …

This week I learnt a very clear lesson in what appears to …

Coda Automotive filed for bankruptcy. Don’t feel bad, …

One of my favourite artists, Ralph Steadman is having an …

If you were still wondering who was the spiritual successor …

Nice catch on the font used in the Model S display …

Fascinating post by James Allen which gives more details on …

From Musk’s twitter comment, it’s clear that any …

While Tesla in general would probably rather forget about …

They were right, so we are fixing it and, moreover, upping …

Entrance to the office

From my desk where I draw every morning