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?"
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And today’s little win is: Some face masks and a bottle of antiseptic hand gel. My – how expectations change in a short while… And remember Stay safe, stay healthy, stay sane. And hey! Let’s be careful out there…Read more "#littlewins"
*I’ve never done this before but I don’t see why not?! This is me tilting at windmills but you never know. But hey! Just call me Don. (Get it? ;O)) I had a bit of a rant in my recent Vagina Chronicles.The Vagina Chronicles: Chapter 8 – “The Integration Conundrum” About the upcoming CIOB’s Digital […]Read more "Open blog request to the CIOB*"
Currently I’m at home in my bat cave. Ironically my latest contract gig expired on the 20th March. Just as the UK lockdown came in. I would tell you about what I was working on but I had to sign an NDA. Literally, and I kid you not, one of the buildings is world famous, […]Read more "Architect…Shmarchitect"
One of the recent things in the UK is the Government’s responses to the Covid 19 outbreak and their support programme for businesses. This ranges from paying part of the wages of furloughed staff, through to business grants and loans. I tend to follow the BBC News website and their chats. Yes it’s probably biased […]Read more "Death, taxes and whinging"
It’s a difficult time, and I hope that above all, wherever you are that this finds you and yours, safe, well and healthy… Gen C19 This generation won’t be defined by age, but by shared experience. It’s a “where you there”, “what were you doing”, kind of moment. “What did you do do in […]Read more "GenX, GenY, GenZ, GenC19…..updated"