About

What is this site?

This is my (photo)blog. I love taking photos and they need to go somewhere. It is updated fairly regularly and is usually vaguely chronological, unless I have a dry spell with the camera and the archives need raiding… I occasionally post things other than photos.

About me…

I like taking photos of most things, but I tend to lean towards my cat and bugs
I am an ethical Vegan and have been for [countup date=2012/01/29-12:00:00] [timer] [/countup]
I last ate meat on 9th October 2011
I used to be morbidly obese
I like running

Why ‘Fakecactus’?

I once owned a real cactus. In high winds it got sucked out of my bedroom window and died. My Grandmother bought me a fake cactus to replace it. Bored one afternoon, and in need of a domain name, I gazed around my room. The rest is history.

This blog has been running since October 2006, which is [countup date=2006/10/16-12:00:00] [timer] [/countup]