New media and the evolution of things

It had been a while since I had seen my friend, so I invited him for a visit. He had recently got a job in a media / tech consultancy. He'd also started using this super (waterproof) smart phone. We had a conversation which super-charged my interest in tech stuff and how they influence the …

It gets better with time

The fascinating part of it all is that the pithy yet gentle statement above holds true for both the good and positive things that happen in life, as well as in catastrophe. When I was hard at work, some years ago, practicing writing, speaking and the techniques of delivering words eloquently, the effort applied was …

Oh, shit … there’s love

There’s a certain young woman who has me enchanted. Beautiful, isn’t she? What am I asking? Of course, you don’t know her. And it doesn’t help that I am private about these things. You’ll have to take my word for it then. She is absolutely gorgeous. Any-who, she has me at a disadvantage. Love. People. …

I Learnt to see Beyond the Curve (and it works like a charm)

It is the best thing to happen to me in a long time. Possibly forever. So, at the beginning of 2019, I gave myself time to settle down and then began the process of paying attention to life — I gawked at and inspected my life and then went a little further. I dug into …

Systems and processes made me superhuman

It’s fascinating to me that I managed to completely change myself through fitting into my life a set of consistent behaviour patterns (processes and systems, if you insist) which have allowed me to get physically fitter, mentally sharper and unleashed the latent storytelling and creative animal who, until now, has always lurked around. To be …