Welcome to 2007

Had a break, the longest continuous time with no internet or e-mail this century. Checking in with my RSS feeds, most people are posting some sort new year posts. 1. Welcomes to the New Year 2. Reflections on the old year. eg – Stephen Downes. I could not find a permalink. 2006 was a year Read More …

Blogging about my operation

I had some minor surgery three weeks ago. I considered blogging about this.  Had two little fragments typed into notepad: B4: I am really quite apprehensive. Ross Roberts, the Surgeon was great – with a superb bedside manner to match. I wonder if this is something you learn, or are born with. I wonder what Read More …

Learned Optmism

Martin Seligman is The formal site for Positive psychlogy: www.ppc.sas.upenn.edu/ The ‘popular’ site: www.authentichappiness.sas.upenn.edu/ Peter Cammock speaks very highly of Martins work last year. I’ve just been reading some more of Learned Optmism. In my opinion this is more than just cheap pop psychlogy. Today’s little gem (liberally interpreted by me). Think of the context Read More …