Month: February 2017

Podcasts

Forgot to add in previous post but as I’m taking a break from political tweeting and probably a lot of socmed activity in general, will be listening to recommendations e.g. Tactical Taekwondo https://tacticaltaekwondo.wordpress.com/2017/02/20/what-you-should-be-listening-to/ And my brother has recommended Simon Mayo’s Confessions. Simon Mayo previously…

People’s Uni and 2nd module update

Some further amends including clearer numbering, explanation areas and possible removal of somewhat confusing future of pharma section to be completed for first module shortly. Met with University of Surrey colleagues today to begin to plan 2nd module. This is a different set up…

Books and podcasts

To survive the commute etc, stuff I’ve recently read / reading Read: The story of my experiments with truth – Gandhi – interesting to find his experiments with Tolstoy farms in S.Africa Hard Bastards – short interviews with criminals and martial artists – Kate…

Coaching Session 1

First session over. It is very different to juniors as there were 2 rows of black belts, many of whom are more senior / experienced than me. Everyone was very kind and good humoured in spite of it being a bit of a rabble…

Maslenitsa at Pushkin House, London

I went with a friend to a Maslenitsa celebration this evening. He goes to Sweden quite a bit but has not visited Russia. We now both know a version of Russian musical chairs and have tasted our first Russian blini. There was beautiful, enchanting…

Friday cute rhinoness

Don’t generally do this but  Picture of the day #FridayFeeling https://t.co/LblkgmrRRd https://twitter.com/kwskenya/status/835146427605135360

Throw bitter cucumbers away

Last office day at the Marsden today. Can’t think any sensible thoughts so will leave to the L&D office calendar to do the philosophy