Lord, how the hours hang upon you when you discover that your job is less essential than you thought. Your colleagues you thought so tedious at least entertained you, it seems. Left to your own devices the old ennui as the French say has got you feeling all Camus and Sartre. Give in: Be Dull! DiscoverContinue reading “#Lockdown Got You Down? Be DULL!”
‘Tis the season… Oh, good heavens — not again! Parties, relations, gift giving — can you feel your face beginning to ache from the effort of smiling so much? Wouldn’t you rather be DULL? I know I’d certainly prefer a quiet corner with a book. HOW TO BE DULL makes an excellent present for thoseContinue reading “Make Your Holiday DULL”
Another five star review, this time from Amazon: thanks GM! Want to find out for yourself? Make the doldrums of January worthwhile, get yourself a copy of HOW TO BE DULL.
A very gratifying review over on Goodreads: and they say those Americans have no sense of humour. Fie on that, I say. Read the whole review for more.
Are you looking at the holidays with a jaundiced eye? Not looking forward to discussions about that vote? Are there relatives you’d rather gnaw an arm off than speak to for any length of time? Be dull. By which of course I mean buy my book and become an expert in the art of Dullness.Continue reading “Holiday Blues? Be Dull!”
A lovely review from the .com side of Amazon (most of the reviews so far have been from the UK). And people are always trying to tell me Americans don’t understand irony. I think now more than ever the Yanks would enjoy a little dullness. Click to buy!
Originally posted on Tony's Thoughts:
Damn this book for making me spend a lunch time learning and bob and wheel poetry only to learn that I didn’t understand strophes. I think this book was quite possibly the single largest piece of sarcasm outside the comments section of my dissertation. A chapter later I found myself…
The tome is now available in that newfangled form, an “Electronic Book” or as they foppishly say, ebook. As I understand it it works much like television for the aim enormous cameras at the original book and turn it into tiny dots which are then shot at your computer device until it fills up withContinue reading “How to Be Dull: Now an Ebook”
The Dull Revolution continues apace — all right, a slow pace, but that’s just what it ought to be. No need to hurry. There’s always time to be dull. Thank you, perspicacious pal, for taking the time to leave a review. I raise my glass to you!
The revolution has begun. Throw away those spreadsheets and burn your time management reports. Sit down in a comfy chair and let the go-getters get gone. Enjoy a cold beverage. Be dull!