Why is Robb sharing electronica? Who can say? It’s not normally my kind of thing but when we were running the charity stall at Whitby Goth Weekend this came out of my friend’s iPod and I really like it. Electronic goth/industrial – no spandex in sight. Every time it comes on my playlist I
Well hopefully no one will read this. And if you do, don’t tell them. But… As I grow older I have discovered what friendship means. I thought I knew but apparently I didn’t. I can pinpoint a few key moments but in the last 36 hours things have crystallised: Friendship is spending a couple of
This isn’t my idea, credit belongs with Fr David Teasdel in Altofts. We were talking about how we were both doing an all age harvest that week in school with 400 children from age 4-11. He said “Easy! BIGATRON” as though that is a satisfactory answer to any harvest question. This is tried and tested.
Timbo pointed me to this. It is a really good game discussing some of the big and the small questions about Christmas. Great discussion starter to play after that half of shandy with friends and family.
This morning I led the Sunday service from a booklet rather than my tablet. The reason is that somehow, the advent service I put together for the parish has disapparated from my computer. I’ve no idea where it has got to so I’m stuck with the hard copy in booklet form. I was lost. In
This is what happened when I met the DDO. I may have just said that clergy don’t grow in tubes of nutrient enriched goop. May.
We live in a world that is constantly looking at productivity. How can we as a society extract more productivity out of our employees? How can we micromanage people so that they are good little units of production? Our education system is gear up towards it. Our government is reducing the creativity and increasing the
We love Intermarché.
I spent a few weeks wondering why some of my friends were showing up as liking “Facebook for business”. Then today Facebook started telling my friends I like “Facebook for business”. So now I know: Facebook is making it up to promote itself. It’s telling people we’ve liked it when we haven’t because I know
In the last year or so there has been a changing in the way information (or misinformation) is presented on the internet. The internet used to be so slow that we used Usenet because it was text based and therefore “fast” ie “still really slow”. Then mp3 allowed us to compress audio and pass it