It’s easy to point fingers. You might even say it is natural human behaviour. So much easier to find fault in others, to shout angrily, to condemn and tut your way to feeling some kind of victory against all the bad things that regularly happen in the world.Continue reading “Finger wagging”
After resisting for a few years, and then being at home all the time, we finally decided to fulfil our daughter’s dreams by getting a rescue cat. We wanted a pair but the demand is very high at the moment!
Will post some some updates soon, but for now he is in the living room, a little freaked out. We’ve called him Lumi.
The name of the game for the next 4 weeks is ‘containment’ and getting to know each other.
One morning as I sat working on my laptop, suddenly there was a loud thud from the kitchen.Continue reading “The Magpie”
Do you remember when people first started talking about this new kind of industry you could get into: ‘New Media’, ‘Digital’, ‘Web Design’?
I do!Continue reading “Working in digital”
I’ve just returned to work after 2 weeks of holiday. Before I left, I decided that I had had enough of being addicted to looking at the endless feed of information and hysteria on twitter. It’s one of many bad digital addictions, and it ruins my ability to concentrate.Continue reading “An ode to information overload”
Another morning, trying to fight down the sheer panic and disbelief.
It’s like this has come out of nowhere.Continue reading “Is this really happening?”
Once there was a village and in it lived many types of people from all over the land, the Mayor, a few rich merchants and a small group called the Haters.Continue reading “The Village and the Haters”
I have now started working 4 days a week. Friday was the first time that I did it. In terms of activities, the day was not just free time, but the crucial bit was that there was no laptop, there was no constant feeling of angst or guilt about “I should be working on something”.Continue reading “4 days a week”
You know Ghostbusters 2, where there’s all that pink slime and it’s making people really angry and mean? Social media and most popular media is that pink slime.
And we’re back.
After running Jekyll for a few years, I’m back on WordPress. I just need to write, and easily from any device. I need a workflow that works from anyhwere.
So apologies if things look a little broken, this is a fixer-upper!