Isolation

25 Jun 19
Final Major Project Kirsty Powell

‘Kev’s work highlights his frustration, despair and sense of isolation from living with anxiety for the past twelve years, using his student accommodation as the site for Disorder.’ – Fragmentary.org. I relate straight away to the work of Kev Hawken, which highlights the feelings that come with suffering from anxiety. The fact it was shot […]

25 Jun 19
Farhan Nurridwan

Stephen King’s The Shining, published in 1977, is a horror novel. It was his third novel and his first hardback best seller. It centers on the writer Jack Torrence and his family, as they become the isolated, winter caretakers of the Overlook Hotel in the Rockies. Jack is a failed writer who has battled alcoholism. […]

25 Jun 19
Buildings for Mission

How does the long-term development and view of cathedrals inform the way we approach change and decision-making in the modern church?

25 Jun 19
News Archives Uk

Felicity Warner wants everyone to die well. She is the woman behind the midwives of the soul: non-medical companions who provide individual and spiritual care to people dying. The term "midwife" is not a coincidence. It refers to the similarities between our first breath and our last breath. Just as there are certain steps for […]

25 Jun 19
Lifeboat's Channel Chat

Actian Zen provides the embedded systems developer with an Atomicity, Consistency, Isolation, Durability (ACID) compliant database that is capable of seamlessly networking across a wide variety of environments, speeding up development, and decreasing maintenance costs. A key to any successful application, whether it is processing bank transactions or monitoring a patient’s heart, is processing the […]

25 Jun 19
Mukopi Paul Blog

Good thoughts come when you have a relaxed mind, this afternoon has been best of bests in my life recalling both best and worst moments as well as amazing ones in my younger times . These must be so memorable events that when I look back I know where I am coming from and because […]

25 Jun 19
ILRI jobs

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a PhD Graduate Fellow to undertake research in ’’Genomic epidemiology of Rift Valley fever in East Africa: A data driven intervention for effective control and prevention of the disease.” ILRI works to improve food and nutritional security and reduce poverty in developing countries through research for […]

25 Jun 19
SP? OCD? ASD? Just one ME!

(Symphony – Switch)   I probably have a few almost totally written blog posts waiting for a title on my desktop on my laptop…most of which are probably so old that it is time to just trash them…but instead of finishing any of them I am going to be write a new one…so yeah…   […]

25 Jun 19
Michael1942's Blog

“Late Term Abortion” The Washington Post points out there is no precise medical or legal definition of “late-term,” and “many doctors and scientists avoid that language, calling it imprecise and misleading.” The Daily Beast also notes that only 1.3 percent of abortions are performed after 21 weeks of gestation, and the idea that a woman […]

25 Jun 19
Run, Fat Girl, Run!

Well, here we are again. I have to apologise firstly, I haven’t been on and made a post in a while because I’ve had a really rubbish 10 days. I didn’t go out an do my couch 2 5km for the first time in 4 weeks and we ordered take away instead. I started to […]

25 Jun 19
Canoe

HAVANA — An exhibit-cum-pop-up store of handcrafted dildos in Havana is throwing new light on sexual taboos in Cuba stemming from its macho culture and decades of isolation, and has re-ignited calls for the country to allow the sales of sex toys. While Cubans pride themselves on being very sexually liberal, many are close-minded regarding […]

25 Jun 19
Waking Brain Cells

Nobody Hugs a Cactus by Carter Goodrich (9781534400900) Hank is a very prickly cactus sitting in a window and overlooking the emptiness of the desert. Occasionally others intrude on his blissful quiet, and he doesn’t respond in a very friendly way. When Rosie the tumbleweed rolls past, Hank ignores her entirely. Hank yells at a […]

25 Jun 19
KTom Blog

Photo credit: nba.com Giannis Antetokounmpo won the MVP award for 2019 and by doing so he became the third youngest MVP in the past 40 years and tied Steve Nash for the lowest drafted MVP at 15th overall. In my opinion The Greek Freak deserved it. Others say James Harden should’ve won MVP. I disagree […]

25 Jun 19
The Inkblotters

They told us to wait and stay alive. Release Date: July 9, 2019 Pre-Order on Amazon Price: $12.91 (hardcover) Publisher: Delacorte Press Plot Summary: It’s been eighteen months since the Raxter School for Girls was put under quarantine. Since the Tox hit and pulled Hetty’s life out from under her. It started slow. First, the […]

25 Jun 19
Americana Highways

Since no one but the most devoted of fans feels compelled to pay for music anymore, artists have had to find other ways to support themselves. Merch, house shows, bigger tip jars – it’s all been done. But the backbone of just about any musician’s income is constant – nearly incessant – touring. One upshot […]