Smarten up, my Dad’s reading this

June 11, 2013

My blog is connected to my Twitter account, to which I have granted WordPress access. It’s a simple way to announce new posts and garner interest from a wider audience, and it’s a simple matter for my followers to retweet the annoucnement. By this simple method of onward promotion, traffic has been generated for posts about forthcoming Walsall Social Media Surgery dates, and singing carols in pubs at Christmas. Read the rest of this entry »

4am Project

April 14, 2013

4am Project, a set on Flickr.

Oh boy, is it bleak at four in the morning, heading out to take photos. It’s not like I’m even a “real” photographer, but just the idea of tackling the everyday at an unusual time appeals to me. It’s the first time I’ve managed to get myself out of bed in time, but it was fun.

See for more info about what they do and how they do it. It’s a shining example of collaboration through digital channels and old school community fun.

Sharing the sweets

April 12, 2013

At a couple of the events I’ve been to where Dan Slee has been allowed to have the floor for even a minute, he’s deployed and espoused a philosophy of “Sharing the Sweets” which I think is astounding in its simplicity.
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Worship Musicians Unconference

April 1, 2013

We’re going to host the most chilled out grass roots worship music event I’ve ever heard of.

wmu - Worship Musicians Unconference
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Shouting over the fence.

March 7, 2013

I’m inspired tonight to blog on the subject of arguments.
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