Why do you play so many video games? Live a little!

Have you tried living? It’s not exactly easy. You have to pay rent. Which means you have to work. Working is fine if you’re able to do something fun or worthwhile. …

“You still play video games? Aren’t you too old for that now?”

The thing that so many people still don’t seem to understand, is that video games are not just for children. Sure there are video games that are specifically for children, just like there are films and television that…

“So you drink whisky? Isn’t that a drink for old men??”

Now there’s a big cliche for you. I am a man. And some of you kids may think that a guy in his early 30s is indeed ‘old’. But I’ll tell you something, my 20s wife is arguably a…

“You grew up in France? You must be fluent in French.”


Ok fine, I’ll explain. I was born in California, but only lived there till I was a few months old. My Scottish parents moved us all to Noisy-Le-Roi; A suburban town west of Paris, France. We…

“Where are you from?”

The answer to this question is a bit complicated, but the short and honest answer is: I’m from Scotland. The thing is, to many people, I don’t necessarily sound like I am. In fact, here’s a list of nationalities people have thought were mine in no particular order;

American, Canadian…

Simon Devon

Storytelling, digital marketing, whisky, video games and rugby. International Scot.

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