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The Only Variable

I took a night off from kung fu last night, which always leaves me anxious to get back a little faster.  My mind’s already in the guan. 638 more words

Martial Arts

Norman Lamb's Task Force

So now the press embargo has been lifted I can write about Norman Lamb’s Task Force which has been announced in today’s media. So he’s finally decided that children and young people’s mental health services need improving – has he really only just thought of this! 784 more words

Surreal but Serene

It all started with flying headgear.  My right hook flung the old, ill-fitting, vinyl-covered foam across the room, where it struck the mirror before laying limp over the air conditioning grate.  595 more words

Martial Arts

Media Whirlwind

So what started out as an ordinary day has turned into a bit of a media whirlwind! It’s all stemmed from a fabulous meeting a couple of us had with Young Minds UK a week or so ago. 556 more words

Back to drool shopping

It occurs to me that high school is the denouement of back-to-school shopping.

Or maybe it is the eye of the storm between kindergarten and college. 1,019 more words

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IAmA LRA Show Guest: Young Adults & their Writing Practices

Tomorrow, Tuesday (8/19) at 8PM EST will be the second live event in the month-long focus on young adults and their writing practices from #literacies chat… 491 more words

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