Like many people, I have to fill in my timesheets. Clients and employers like to know how many hours have been spent working for them, and on what tasks, so they can sign off on invoicing and payroll.Continue reading “Production line hours versus deep expertise”
I think I try to cut back on social media at least once a year, but I always eventually fall back into the social media and news trap. But I’m giving it a go again. I’m doing it because those regular quick check ins and rants give an illusion of connection to other people and life, and eats away at your ability to create and participate for real.Continue reading “Disconnect to connect”
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”
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”
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.
Drive has to be one of my all time favourite movies. It is, in my opinion, almost perfect.Continue reading “Drive”
This encapsulates so much of what I think about how the world has changed for people. You can’t compare this to the experience you have nowadays in commercial air travel.
[Sourced from @HistoryInPics]