In a Starbucks on Leith Walk, not a single person is sitting without their laptop out. Well, almost; there is one woman with a book, the savage. I know a lot of people who would cry out at this scene. “Where has our sense of connection gone?” “Why does nobody communicate anymore?” The answer to… Continue reading The Changing Face of the Internet: Where is Technology Taking Us?
Now that I'm really on track with venturing in to the world of working online, I've been considering what platforms I want to use. There are pros and cons to all for sure, and some lend themselves better than others to particular ways of working. Writing has been my medium of choice for a long… Continue reading Podcast Pilot Episode: Exploring Platforms and Finding My Voice
I was pretty close there to publishing a very half-baked blog post. I haven't written much in the last few days, and haven't published anything in even longer. I was feeling very much in the flow with my writing and posting, but as I've gone on I keep noticing more behind-the-scenes work I could be… Continue reading Interlude: Holding Yourself Accountable and Predicting the Future
It's 2:39 and I really should be sleeping, but I just can't. My mind has been working overtime lately and I must admit that it's made getting a good nights sleep harder at times. I know this is just a time of particularly high energy and creative activity, and that things will settle, so I'm… Continue reading Living a Laptop Lifestyle: Too Good To Be True?
There are a few events that, when I look back on my life, I see as sort of milestones, or chapter headings; turning points, after which life just wasn't the same. Almost two and a half years ago, I had a moment in my life which was more like the start of a whole new… Continue reading My Line-in-the-Sand Moment: When Life Turned Upside-Down