Music – Discover Prompts, Blackbird, New World in the Morning #We Didn’t Start the Fire

This is a writing prompt blog, Thank you to Ben Huberman for suggesting this writing prompt. I’m sat at home listening to classic FM and writing/ editing a 3000 word essay for my MA with Kingston School of Art. This writing prompt is great therapy for me as I’m really missing my 5 children. WeContinue reading “Music – Discover Prompts, Blackbird, New World in the Morning #We Didn’t Start the Fire”

Hearing, seeing, understanding and empathy.

Dear readers, I’ve been thinking lately about age. For a few years now my hearing has been changing. I can trace the biggest alteration back to when I became an audio typist for a hospital for a year and a half, and wore headphones in my ears 5 days a week for 6-7 hours aContinue reading “Hearing, seeing, understanding and empathy.”

My diabetes Avoidance Blog – Sugar, Sugar; plastic, plastic, and money, money, money?

Hello dear readers, I’ve been noticing recently how making small changes as individuals can have a big impact on the world. I’ve been very vocal, lately, about plastic in my local town. Since going into businesses and asking for plastic free products, I’ve observed more and more people doing the same. Now this could beContinue reading “My diabetes Avoidance Blog – Sugar, Sugar; plastic, plastic, and money, money, money?”

My Diabetes Avoidance Blog; coffee, books, cycling, figs and bananas.

Hello dear readers, To borrow a phrase from another writer called Charlotte. I’ve been away in Mallorca, cycling and walking, which explains my lack of writing. Sometimes I take the pen and paper with me. This time, I was set on cycling up a mountain, and finishing The Fault in our Stars which I hadContinue reading “My Diabetes Avoidance Blog; coffee, books, cycling, figs and bananas.”

My Diabetes Avoidance Blog

Dear readers, As a reader, I was told that I had a thousand followers, which made me feel responsible for creating something for you all. I am a little tired this morning, as I have cycled around 200 k on a cycling holiday in Mallorca, a wonderful place where the people are kind and friendly;Continue reading “My Diabetes Avoidance Blog”

Finished Essay – The Age of the Imagination? Past and Future Dissolved? Post truth Truth; Should I be incensed? Or is this a case of “a little knowledge being a dangerous thing”? – partly a response to Will Self’s deriding humanities on A Point of View @radio4 #humanities #theory – work in progress #Mental Health

On Friday evening, I listened to the end of A Point of View; Will Self pontificating about the pointlessness of theory and its uses in the humanities, and the pointlessness of academic interrogation, culminating in his usual polemic stance, which is currently anti-humanties; he literally rubbished them; this is ironic, since virtually everybody is writing;Continue reading “Finished Essay – The Age of the Imagination? Past and Future Dissolved? Post truth Truth; Should I be incensed? Or is this a case of “a little knowledge being a dangerous thing”? – partly a response to Will Self’s deriding humanities on A Point of View @radio4 #humanities #theory – work in progress #Mental Health”

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