Author Archives: John Dalton

About John Dalton

Geek. Husband. Dad. Sysadmin. Gamer. Bibliophile.

One geek’s guide to clinical depression

I’m at this week, and one of the many events I’ve attended was a BoF session (“Birds of a Feather” – an informal discussion group) for BlueHackers, an organisation dedicated to raising awareness of depression within the geek community. I … Continue reading


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Thoughts while airborne

When skies are grey I love to board a plane There’s always sunshine up above the clouds. To raise my head above the pouring rain And raise my feet above the madding crowds.   In clear skies let me rise … Continue reading

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This is my blog. There are many like it, but this one is mine. I used to have a blog. I had a blog before blogging was cool, and when many of us were still holding out against the term … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to This is your first post. Edit or delete it and start blogging! (I’m leaving this here as a timestamp. I created this account on May 31st, 2010. I posted my first entry on Feb 10th, 2011. Let’s … Continue reading

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