I am not good at being ill

It makes me very grumpy.  I feel like my body is failing me and that if it tried harder it would be fine. Unfortunately after having severe difficulty physically getting out of bed this morning (and not for the usual reasons) I rang NHS Direct. A nurse, who rang back to ask a lot of … Continue reading

Stiletto Sprint & Odd Shoes

With thanks first of all to Gemma for this: Watch the video on the BBC at http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/7593509.stm In other news, I wish I had worn matching shoes to work today.  I didn’t notice until I was on the train.  How did I manage to walk to the station?

Internal Marketing Myth

I am raising the profile of something that was buried in a comment on another post because it’s topical again…  at least for me… And also because I am looking to be challenged.  Come on, stretch my thinking… Chris May asked: Anyway, I was curious about this: “Since arriving at my current institution I’ve noticed … Continue reading

As Your Fellow Passenger…

As your fellow passenger, I encourage you to — from time to time and always in a respectful manner, to question my logic. If you’re unconvinced by my particular train and bus rules, tell me so. But allow me to convince you. And I will promise you, right here and now, no activity will ever … Continue reading

January Commuting (Or Lack Of)

Writing about: http://nationalrail.co.uk/service_bulletins/2fbb279e0a04000200df9a4c7e1c3e28.html As a non-driver, today I am effectively stranded at home for the second day this week. Yesterday I worked from home and spent the day ridden with guilt at my self-perceived lack of productivity. Clearly going to have to work on that… Today I have taken ther easier option and am taking … Continue reading

Steep Learning Curve

Writing about What it Feels Like to be Deaf I will never learn. I even did my ear candles on Sunday.  And they improved things. And then I made it all worse again. I’m hoping that a second bout of candles may clear the blockage – it’s making me disorientated and edgy. Here, stolen from … Continue reading

The Rifles at the SU Tonight

Happiness is…

Editing Warps Your Mind

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