It was a spur of the moment thing but I was near Littlehampton, and thought I’ll go and find that cafe. At that time I didn’t realise it was one of Thomas Heatherwick’s early projects, his first building. I got to Littlehampton late, and there it was glistening in the streetlights. Sitting brooding on the […]Read more "Rust never sleeps…but likes to do lunch!"
I became reacquainted with Jonathan a few weeks ago. He is an old old friend. It was a delight. The book by Richard Bach has always been one of my favourites, timeless in its’ pleasure and escapism but with a deep meaning. Recently Richard added a fourth part to the story which he wrote with […]Read more "Jonathan Livingston Seagull"
Dear reader I hope you and yours are well and safe. Just to say of late, my posts have taken on a broader perspective and this is going to continue for now. Yes I will continue to blog about design management and BIM and related subjects. But I’ll be throwing in a few other things […]Read more "A change is as good as a rest…"
Covid is changing the way we live. My local chip is all techied up. I order over the phone. I rock up at the prescribed time, it’s always ready to go, and I pay contactless. Tonight I wanted a receipt. Expecting a paper till receipt but they offered to send it by text or email. […]Read more "Chips in a digital age"
ancient-origins.net Undated, untimed. Darkened room. Low light. Shadows. Dim. Deep underground bunker. Faraday cage. No electronics. No comms. Whispered voices. (Feed begins)… Ernst Stavro Blofeld – Thank you for coming. We are that unnamed strength that moves heaven and earth, that rules and directs the world. However, alarming events are threatening our control. You […]Read more "An alternative conversation from an alternative somewhere…"
– A rant on the post Gen C19 world in III Acts, – exeunt left with biting irony and cynicsm…snow, rain, hail, earthquake… Our anti-hero enters centre stage right, addresses the audience, soliloquy Act I – Gen C19 We are living in unprecedented times. In fact the use of “unprecedented” is probably unprecedented. Having gone […]Read more "Covid 19 – What is really going on here? – A rant in 3 acts"
I wonder if you dream? If you DO know? What you will become? Dreaming of your future life buzzing around in the air As you sleep cocooned deep deep down in the frozen ground Do you struggle? Do you fight the change? Do you know? Or do you slumber peacefully in your transforming frozen sleep? […]Read more "Frozen sleep, perchance a dream?"