Thanks for dropping by. My name is Andy Hawthorne and I'm based in Coventry, England. I write, code and run. If I can help you out with a writing project, drop me a line.

Runners: which type are you?

There are many different types of runners. Here's how I worked out which one I am.

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Switching from an iPhone to a Pixel

Tech

What is it like to switch from an iPhone to a Pixel phone from Google?

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Why coding makes you fat

Coding

It doesn't just have to be writing code. Anyone who sits behind a computer all day is likely to be suffering from sitting disease.

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Runners: how to beat the man with the hammer

Running

Some runners call it the wall. When fatigue kicks in can be tough. Here's a way to beat it.

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Is blogging just graffiti with punctuation?

Writing

There are millions of blogs. But in terms of writing how important are they?

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Why pain relief is not a bad thing for runners

Running

There's been a lot said about taking Ibuprofen to keep you running. Here's my take on it.

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Why technical blogging is hard

Writing

Writing blog posts of a technical nature can be soul destroying. Here's why.

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