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by Foxtrot
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:15 am
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: How to protect an iPad Pro?
Replies: 12
Views: 3929

Re: How to protect an iPad Pro?

"What's your use case? Do you take it hiking, or just between your house and the local coffee shop?" That is a good point, especially when maybe the question arises to avoid actually writing..."I can't write as it may be lost if my ipad explodes or Thor smashes it with his hammer. Hmm...
by Foxtrot
Fri Jan 20, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Help needed
Replies: 48
Views: 6332

Re: Help needed

Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruis Zafon.
by Foxtrot
Wed Jan 11, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Bowie Drake Ioa Thanks Bye
Replies: 12
Views: 3316

Re: Bowie Drake Ioa Thanks Bye

I hope she is just busy writing a Hanson Drake sequel (or a prequel even).
by Foxtrot
Sat Aug 13, 2016 10:30 am
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Scrivner IOS
Replies: 26
Views: 2916

Re: Scrivner IOS

"Okay, what is this discussion supposed to be about as the originator stated that he was being satirical (comical, maybe)? Nothing? Wonderful. I just wasted a part of my life reading all this."

Oooh a writer objecting to an excuse for procrastination. Who'd a thunk it? :D
by Foxtrot
Mon Aug 01, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Scrivner IOS
Replies: 26
Views: 2916

Re: Scrivner IOS

Jaysen wrote:
pigfender wrote:Although I tried it and the hollandaise was f*#king disgusting.

you owe me a keyboard and monitor


Or an abacus and a Black & White TV.
by Foxtrot
Wed Jul 20, 2016 8:08 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Scrivner IOS
Replies: 26
Views: 2916

Scrivner IOS

Hi I have just paid £15 for the IOS app and I am not happy. I have never figured out how to save files on my mac or my ipad properly or how either of them works. I have never tried to use Dropbox before or any other cloud system and now I have downlaoded it I can't be bothered to figure out how it w...
by Foxtrot
Thu Oct 08, 2015 4:11 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 5: Go Set A NiaD
Replies: 546
Views: 58217

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 5: Go Set A NiaD

Hi Pigfender

Sorry but I am going to have to pull out of NIAD this year- something has cropped up on the day.

(Nothing to do with domestic violence jokes, I hasten to add...)
by Foxtrot
Wed Aug 19, 2015 4:59 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Midnight - an unsolvable issue (without a clock or dictionary)
Replies: 55
Views: 3870

Re: Midnight - an unsolvable issue (without a clock or dictionar

Jaysen wrote:Piggy clearly meant "when all the hands point straight up".


Ahh, but, are all the hands pointing straight up on Friday or on Saturday? :|
by Foxtrot
Wed Aug 19, 2015 2:08 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Midnight - an unsolvable issue (without a clock or dictionary)
Replies: 55
Views: 3870

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 5: Go Set A NiaD

But if you do it in counting terms it goes 58, 59, 60 with 60 being Midnight (Friday). The next unit (Saturday) starts at 1 then 2 etc. (regardless of whether you are counting in minutes or seconds or micro seconds or nano seconds. ie. Friday doesn't stop at 59 and Saturday doesn't start at 60. Or s...
by Foxtrot
Wed Aug 19, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Midnight - an unsolvable issue (without a clock or dictionary)
Replies: 55
Views: 3870

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 5: Go Set A NiaD

starts at midnight on Saturday UK time. So, in the US, that means it'll actually kick off Friday afternoon (the exact time depending on your timezone). Without wishing to appear argumentative...which is correcter? Midnight on Saturday or Midnight on Friday. On the basis that at 11.59, ie one minute...
by Foxtrot
Tue Aug 04, 2015 7:39 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 5: Go Set A NiaD
Replies: 546
Views: 58217

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 5: Go Set A NiaD

Hi Rog

Plaese counnt me in agen fer ritin a chappta.

fanx
by Foxtrot
Wed Dec 31, 2014 4:32 pm
Forum: I'm a writer!
Topic: Jack Reacher Parody
Replies: 4
Views: 889

Re: Jack Reacher Parody

Having read all of the Jack Reacher novels and short stories (except for the one made into a film - couldn't get Tom Cruise out of my head and it was spoiling it) I am not sure I would enjoy a parody.
by Foxtrot
Sun Oct 26, 2014 8:04 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 4.0: Live Free or NiaD
Replies: 607
Views: 50718

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 4.0: Live Free or NiaD

This may have been a better find yesterday...

http://www.grammarly.com/blog/wp-conten ... 70x350.png
by Foxtrot
Sat Oct 25, 2014 3:54 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 4.0: Live Free or NiaD
Replies: 607
Views: 50718

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 4.0: Live Free or NiaD

Jaysen wrote:
Looks like I need to go find a victoria's secret catalog. That will cause problems should the wife find me looking at that...


Just tell her you are procrastinating.
by Foxtrot
Sat Oct 25, 2014 3:27 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 4.0: Live Free or NiaD
Replies: 607
Views: 50718

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 4.0: Live Free or NiaD

I have a dilema. naked woman needs pants. Just sitting prior to bed. the cheep night wear type. What are they called in the UK. Piggy, your going to need more time. I'm on KB pace here. 1/3 done and 2K words. Sorry. I have just asked my wife what she calls her "cheap night wear" pants. Af...