"We are en mal d’archive: in need of archives. Listening to the French idiom…to be en mal d’archive…"

“We are en mal d’archive: in need of archives. Listening to the French idiom…to be en mal d’archive can mean something else than to suffer from a sickness, from a trouble or from what the noun mal might name. It is to burn with a passion. It is…

Mm. Just had my first taste of pepperpot this Christmas. Now, to find some Supermalt and a decent kung fu movie…

Mm. Just had my first taste of pepperpot this Christmas. Now, to find some Supermalt and a decent kung fu movie…

Any chance of some contemporary #poetry for the Olympic Park? Make your nomination by Jan 6th via http://bit.ly/gmebr1 / @winningpoetry

Any chance of some contemporary #poetry for the Olympic Park? Make your nomination by Jan 6th via http://bit.ly/gmebr1 / @winningpoetry

‘Tis the season to pass the promos. Attack of the munchies? Try Graze.com on for size with this code: Q2YZ3ZMT. Happy (healthy) snack-fest.

‘Tis the season to pass the promos. Attack of the munchies? Try Graze.com on for size with this code: Q2YZ3ZMT. Happy (healthy) snack-fest.

“Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble…

“Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing.”
Note to self: that’s one aspect of your poetics, right there… 

‘Things to do before I kick the bucket’ (Mum on the BBC, part 2). http://bbc.in/gUQTIn

‘Things to do before I kick the bucket’ (Mum on the BBC, part 2). http://bbc.in/gUQTIn

"Naturally, working some type of backup into your personal workflow is prudent in any case. However,…"

“Naturally, working some type of backup into your personal workflow is prudent in any case. However, the unsavory Delicious situation does raise some red flags about our increasing devotion to virtual products and services that were not even a glimme…

"I’ve always had the sense about the way that people store their experiences inside their bodies. The…"

““I’ve always had the sense about the way that people store their experiences inside their bodies. The way that everything you’ve ever seen or done is a part of you. If I could somehow draw that, if I could somehow make an x-ray of… maybe jus…

I’ve usually always got a Moleskine going somewhere…

I’ve usually always got a Moleskine going somewhere (usually a “large”, softcover ruled notebook) but my stationery budget dropped to a minimum this year, particularly since I added an iPad to my arsenal of iDevices. Regardless, this Daily Diary …

Mum’s quoted in a BBC article today. Poignant, bearing in mind what we’ve been through this year. http://bbc.in/gtwV29

Mum’s quoted in a BBC article today. Poignant, bearing in mind what we’ve been through this year. http://bbc.in/gtwV29

RT @Max_Wallis: As part of the YPS @barbicancentre @jsamlarose got us to write fibonacci poems. Mine, Vowel Speak, is being published b …

RT @Max_Wallis: As part of the YPS @barbicancentre @jsamlarose got us to write fibonacci poems. Mine, Vowel Speak, is being published b …

“Those who don’t believe in magic will never find…

“Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.”cake with giants

Yahoo fires Delicious expertise, then suggests "sunsetting" means "find a new home for". When Fuzzy Euphemisms Go Bad. http://rww.to/hp1KSk

Yahoo fires Delicious expertise, then suggests “sunsetting” means “find a new home for”. When Fuzzy Euphemisms Go Bad. http://rww.to/hp1KSk

Ah. Last few xmas gifts via Amazon. Just came across something I bought for Pops last year. His were always boxing or jazz related. —

Ah. Last few xmas gifts via Amazon. Just came across something I bought for Pops last year. His were always boxing or jazz related. —

"we wake / to dark skies whose only answer / is rain, cold as the years that stretch behind us…" – Jeff Daniel Marion http://bit.ly/idHsuE

“we wake / to dark skies whose only answer / is rain, cold as the years
that stretch behind us…” – Jeff Daniel Marion http://bit.ly/idHsuE

"the most impressive people I know are all procrastinators… they put off working on small stuff to work on big stuff." http://bit.ly/hqakLD

“the most impressive people I know are all procrastinators… they put off working on small stuff to work on big stuff.” http://bit.ly/hqakLD

"… the most impressive people I know are all procrastinators… they put off working on small stuff to…"

“… the most impressive people I know are all procrastinators… they put off working on small stuff to work on big stuff.

What’s “small stuff?” Roughly, work that has zero chance of being mentioned in your obituary. It’s hard to say at the…

Instant reblog. ‘sup, Llapen?

Instant reblog. ‘sup, Llapen?

Would be interesting to see a real-time #datavis / infographic for migration from Delicious, highlighting destinations… #savedelicious

Would be interesting to see a real-time #datavis / infographic for migration from Delicious, highlighting destinations… #savedelicious

Pinboard’s anti-social, Zootool’s pretty, but Diigo looks like my new home for bookmarking. Still want to #savedelicious though.

Pinboard’s anti-social, Zootool’s pretty, but Diigo looks like my new home for bookmarking. Still want to #savedelicious though.