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I was here first

In November 2009 I purchased the domain name www.in-the-back-of-the.net and began blogging on Google’s Blogspot platform. To the best of my knowledge, at that time, nobody else in the world was using .net in this way. After an initial flurry, like a lot of bloggers do, I ran out of […]

New Year’s Resolutions: Take 2

This time last year I posted about what I wanted to achieve with this blog in 2012. It served as a useful tool to refer back to as I worked my way through the year. Some things were achieved, some were partially achieved and some were overachieved on. I’m calling […]

Facebook

In my supreme benevolence I’ve made a Facebook page for www.in-the-back-of-the.net I thought it might be nice for people to have links to my posts pop up on their news feeds as I post them… I also plan to make a habit of collating my photos there and I might […]

New Year’s Resolutions

Buon Anno! Not only is it 2012, but it’s also near as dammit to six months since I (re)started blogging properly, a good time to take stock and set some goals for the year ahead. I started www.in-the-back-of-the.net in November 2009 (at http://www.in-the-back-of-the-net.blogspot.com/) and after an initial flurry, like many […]

Only love can break your heart

I haven’t written much for a while. It’s partly because I’ve been busy trying to overthrow the New Zealand government (at the ballot box of course), but it’s mostly because I have been grumpy. Grumpy with the completely bloody miserable football season we’ve just endured. It started with Italy’s dismal […]

Footballaholics Anonymous

Good evening ladies and gentlemen. This is the regular meeting of the blogosphere group of Footballaholics Anonymous. My name is Enzo and I am a footballaholic and your Chairperson. Let us open the meeting with a moment of silence for the good players we had to let go in the […]