Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

A brief visit back to Hong Kong this week gave me an opportunity to go down to the protest site to see what is going on first hand. I often hear the cry (from people of my age) that ‘young

Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

A brief visit back to Hong Kong this week gave me an opportunity to go down to the protest site to see what is going on first hand. I often hear the cry (from people of my age) that ‘young

One Lovely Blog Award

I awoke to a lovely present this morning, I had been nominated for The One Lovely Blog Award by Aquene7, check out her blog Stepping2YourDreams, it’s full of beautiful learnings about life. I rushed over to Aquene’s link to see

One Lovely Blog Award

I awoke to a lovely present this morning, I had been nominated for The One Lovely Blog Award by Aquene7, check out her blog Stepping2YourDreams, it’s full of beautiful learnings about life. I rushed over to Aquene’s link to see

Why I won’t be taking The Ice Bucket Challenge

It’s great that the Ice Bucket Challenge (IBC) has raised $88.5million, it’s great that it’s raised awareness, and it’s great that many people have found joy in philanthropy. However, (and this is a big however) let’s stop and think for

Why I won’t be taking The Ice Bucket Challenge

It’s great that the Ice Bucket Challenge (IBC) has raised $88.5million, it’s great that it’s raised awareness, and it’s great that many people have found joy in philanthropy. However, (and this is a big however) let’s stop and think for

Broken Light Photography Collective

I really enjoy exploring photography, and trying to make images with my camera. As I’ve learned more about photography I’ve started to understand that it’s an exploration of self at least as much as an exploration of the world. The

Broken Light Photography Collective

I really enjoy exploring photography, and trying to make images with my camera. As I’ve learned more about photography I’ve started to understand that it’s an exploration of self at least as much as an exploration of the world. The

Miraculous Meditation – time for use in classrooms.

Many of us will have heard teachers who tell students to be quiet, to sit at their desks, and to “Pay attention!”. Pay Attention to what ? is my question. It seems very obvious that we should treat the mind

Miraculous Meditation – time for use in classrooms.

Many of us will have heard teachers who tell students to be quiet, to sit at their desks, and to “Pay attention!”. Pay Attention to what ? is my question. It seems very obvious that we should treat the mind

3 suggestions for UK response to IS

Mr Cameron cut short his holiday to formulate a UK response to the growing strength of Islamic State in Syria & Iraq (IS). The video of the beheading of James Foley has been shared online (by some very depraved individuals),

3 suggestions for UK response to IS

Mr Cameron cut short his holiday to formulate a UK response to the growing strength of Islamic State in Syria & Iraq (IS). The video of the beheading of James Foley has been shared online (by some very depraved individuals),

Ferguson & Psycho-linguistics

I’ve been rather disappointed by much of the media reporting of the riots in Ferguson, Missouri over the last few days. Many of the UK/US media outlets have framed the story according to two main narratives. The first story arc

Ferguson & Psycho-linguistics

I’ve been rather disappointed by much of the media reporting of the riots in Ferguson, Missouri over the last few days. Many of the UK/US media outlets have framed the story according to two main narratives. The first story arc