I bought a cheap, ultra thin iPhone X case off of Amazon so that I have something to keep it protected from scratches on day one.

I never used to use phone cases until the 6S Plus – it felt too slick so, due to it’s size and heft, I thought I’d better take precautions. It’s paid off. After two years, with the exception of a small, almost imperceptible scratch just above the screen, it is in pristine condition.

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I’ve not been feeling very creative the past couple of days and I’m not entirely sure why. So I’ve actually cracked open a notebook and grabbed a pen to see if the change in approach will help.

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It’s weird, pre-ordering the iPhone X doesn’t seem real. It was only two days ago but it’s as though it didn’t happen. I forgot about it yesterday.

In a sense nothing has happened and won’t do for a while yet. How long that remains so I don’t know but there’s a surreal limbo while I wait.

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The O2 website is now quoting home delivery in “up to 3 weeks” so, hopefully, my previous-order shouldn’t be too long.

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I finally got my iPhone X pre-order submitted with my carrier, it took an hour and 10 minutes due to:

  • site crashes,
  • unable to enter card details as input boxes wouldn’t load,

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I spotted another glitch in the matrix, well, with comments.

After renaming the site back to my name the last couple of characters of “related posts” were getting chopped off due to the change.

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Thanks to Chris (if you’re interested in poetry I recommend checking out his newsletter) for spotting a bug in the comment section.

When leaving a native comment on the site the URL entered in the comment form was ignored. Clicking on the commenter’s name just reloaded the post itself.

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Happy birthday to our eldest daughter Amy, 19 today! 🎉🎂 Have a great day.

19, wow! You’re making your old man feel, well, old 😆

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Yesterday was fun doing something a little different on the blog. I think I could get used to it.

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