Liam Bush

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It’s Instagram time: say cheese!

Our obsession with capturing food on camera


Let me get this out of the way first. I love taking snapshots of food. It started…


Backronyms and Balderdash

A ‘backronym’ is, simply put, an acronym created in reverse.

An acronym is usually (but not always) formed from the initial letters of a name or…


The Art of Embarrassment

Silly mistakes make for great stories.

We’ve all been there.

From nowhere, you suddenly find yourself in a situation so…


Would you recommend this article?

Go on. Hit the green button.

So it seems more and more writers on Medium are taking the time to ask others to hit the recommend…


Word pollution and why I bother writing

Are we simply creating more and more clutter?

Charlie Brooker wrote this article last year about why he’s going to limit…


The Orkney Islands

A poem you wouldn’t be surprised to hear as filler on local TV news

I’ve never been to Orkney myself, but my friend’s mother lived there for…


Gone swimmin’

Taking a slip down memory flume.

As a young child, I absolutely adored swimming.


A mild touch of OCD

Battling anxiety with repetition and reason


This is my personal account of what OCD means to me, how I’ve come to realize that it’s a term I can…


READ THIS OR DIE: hyperbolic calls to action

Or the post that cried wolf


Have you noticed how our social network feeds are brimming with angry, desperate cries…


It’s Instagram time: say cheese!

Our obsession with capturing food on camera


Let me get this out of the way first. I love taking snapshots of food. It started…


It’s the next Facebook, only for people without any friends.

Taking the ultimate shortcuts with descriptions.


I recently read a tweet that positioned a new app as “Instagram for writers.” Apart from my initial thought of “isn’t that just Twitter?”, it reminded me of how the (admittedly rather great) web app Mural.ly touts itself as “Google Docs for visual…