Mathew Callaghan

Mathew Callaghan

Freelance Web Developer at Callaghan. Cartoons and Illustrations at Rooweb. Pro home pizza maker. Newcastle, New South Wales Australia.

Mortals How the fear of death shaped human society

Great book explaining how our fear of death can drive us to act or live a certain way.

April 4, 2022 Mathew Callaghan


I bought this book about a decade ago and never properly read it until now. It’s an okay book it’s […]

March 8, 2022 Mathew Callaghan

Working Class Boy by Jimmy Barnes

I was given this book as a gift. It’s not bad. Most of it comes across like embellished pub yarns. […]

February 1, 2022 Mathew Callaghan

Custom Actions for Thunar File Manager

The file manager Thunar allows users to create a custom actions and add these to the file and folder context […]

October 29, 2021 Mathew Callaghan

Anthropomorphic Flower Drawings

Here are some anthropomorphic flower sketches I have been doing. They will eventually become digital designs.

September 27, 2021 Mathew Callaghan

Don’t Go There: From Chernobyl to North Korea

Interesting and funny book. Perfect topic while being stuck in lock down.

Mathew Callaghan

Rewire Your Anxious Brain

Dealing with an emotional child and wanting to be the best parent I can be lead me to want to […]

September 9, 2021 Mathew Callaghan

Beer Garden Acrylic Painting on Canvas

A lot of the graphics or art I do these days is work related so usually generic or business appropriate […]

May 19, 2021 Mathew Callaghan

Atomic Habits by James Clear

I have had good results selecting books with labels like “International Bestseller” etc but this one is just okay for […]

March 11, 2021 Mathew Callaghan