RT @jumokefashola: Wow what a night at the Jazz Verse Jukebox @officialronnies! Extraordinary performances from all. Next one 11 Dec ft …

RT @jumokefashola: Wow what a night at the Jazz Verse Jukebox @officialronnies! Extraordinary performances from all. Next one 11 Dec ft …

Aza Raskin

Aza Raskin

"Each of us has a passion, and it’s our moral obligation to use that passion to make the world a better place." – Aza Raskin.

“Each of us has a passion, and it’s our moral obligation to use that passion to make the world a better place.” – Aza Raskin.

Headline: Playing video games makes you more creative, according to Michigan State University. Where’s my controller? http://t.co/jcjkHzVU

Headline: Playing video games makes you more creative, according to Michigan State University. Where’s my controller? http://t.co/jcjkHzVU

"You know, one of the things that really hurt Apple was after I left John Sculley got a very serious…"

“You know, one of the things that really hurt Apple was after I left John Sculley got a very serious disease. It’s the disease of thinking that a really great idea is 90% of the work. And if you just tell all these other people “here’s this gre…

"The pessimist complains about the wind; The optimist expects it to change; The realist adjusts the sails." William A. Ward

“The pessimist complains about the wind; The optimist expects it to change; The realist adjusts the sails.” William A. Ward

inuaellams: Salut to the Realist…

inuaellams:

Salut to the Realist…

On the way back, stopped in Foyles. Buying books online has eroded my in-store self control. If it wasn’t for the Amazon app…

On the way back, stopped in Foyles. Buying books online has eroded my in-store self control. If it wasn’t for the Amazon app…

Caving, high ropes, poems and tears. Some truly moving moments, real challenges met and surpassed. Those teachers can write… (when nudged)

Caving, high ropes, poems and tears. Some truly moving moments, real challenges met and surpassed. Those teachers can write… (when nudged)

Spent the past two days helping 20 primary school teachers to write at an outdoor activity residential centre in Witham.

Spent the past two days helping 20 primary school teachers to write at an outdoor activity residential centre in Witham.

Anyone know of any performance workshops for authors that I can pass on recommendations for? Holler.

Anyone know of any performance workshops for authors that I can pass on recommendations for? Holler.

Reading Blue Coats year 9 slam yesterday – some fantastic poems came through. Many thanks to the judges for staying sharp throughout!

Reading Blue Coats year 9 slam yesterday – some fantastic poems came through. Many thanks to the judges for staying sharp throughout!

An hour or two to recover from three days of 5am starts and long days, before I head off to run a weekend residential in Wickham Bishops…

An hour or two to recover from three days of 5am starts and long days, before I head off to run a weekend residential in Wickham Bishops…

Saw On Site at the @barbicancentre last night. If you can, you must. Inspiring work: urban, site-specific narrative. http://t.co/ENpYXjAx

Saw On Site at the @barbicancentre last night. If you can, you must. Inspiring work: urban, site-specific narrative. http://t.co/ENpYXjAx

Wonder how long it will take me to memorise all of the poems in the book?

Wonder how long it will take me to memorise all of the poems in the book?

First lesson of the day down. Reading and Q&A on poems from ‘Breaking Silence’ with year 11. Nice observations…

First lesson of the day down. Reading and Q&A on poems from ‘Breaking Silence’ with year 11. Nice observations…

Blog post drafted and posted, 5 minutes before class begins. Now, where’s that workshop plan? http://t.co/HU0dLyN3

Blog post drafted and posted, 5 minutes before class begins. Now, where’s that workshop plan? http://t.co/HU0dLyN3

…one less application to master. In the spirit of Bruce Lee’s "a punch is just a punch" quote, a list is just a list. http://t.co/HU0dLyN3

…one less application to master. In the spirit of Bruce Lee’s “a punch is just a punch” quote, a list is just a list. http://t.co/HU0dLyN3

"In short, the path to mastery is to integrate what you learn so that it becomes as much a part of…"

“In short, the path to mastery is to integrate what you learn so that it becomes as much a part of you as the way you walk, the way you talk, and the way you sign your name. You do them all without thinking and without effort, yet they express more a…

Tried Omnifocus for a bit, but now I’m back to a roll-your-own version of GTD supported by plain text files and iCal. #worksforme

Tried Omnifocus for a bit, but now I’m back to a roll-your-own version of GTD supported by plain text files and iCal. #worksforme