The power of a picture to open minds.

I received this video clip on my phone and in a rare instance, really wanted to share it (originally from Huffpost somewhere/when). A photographer named Platon talks about how a photograph he took without even realising some details about what he was shooting turned out to be not just uniquely powerful, but also showed how…

Thus Endeth The New Year!

Originally posted on A Dude, Abiding:
Yup… sounds like me. First things first, it’s only polite for me to wish all you good folk for the new year and explain the title of this post: simply, the celebrations are done, the decorations are (mostly) down and the high is waning, thus ending the beginning and…

Rave of the Butterflies!

While today is indeed just another Monday, nothing special about it, I just felt like being more motivated (than usual) which for me is a tricky term given that I go through peaks and valleys of how much I work and so “usual” is hard to define. BUT, my gibberish aside, basically I’ve been doing…

My “To Don’t” List.

We all know what a “To-Do List” is, it’s something pretty much everyone has made at some point – and many of you still do, I’m sure. It’s amongst the upper echelons of being an organised person, having your life in order and being someone who just plain out gets-shit-done! But that was never me….

The Dark Knight Prisoners Dilemma

Howdy folks! We’re back for a quick, thought-provoking post on the “Prisoners’ Dilemma” – a philosophical thought exercise that is intriguing, confounding and very engaging if you get into it. It helps I suppose that here it’s told through the lens of the iconic The Dark Knight movie starring Heath Ledger in his now legendary…

Random thoughts from north of 30

So, I’m a person who likes to let the mind wander, likes to look back at the past, to contemplate and be curious. This can often be a good, enlightening thing – BUT, more often than not, it lends itself to some real randomness if you let it. With that lovely intro, here’s some randomness…