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Silver Linings (a poem)

There’s a saying that every cloud has a silver lining, but

I don’t know how true that is

Clouds are evaporated water that is heavier than the air… 438 more words


Social Media Participation

Much as the user may absent themselves from the online overload, their resistance against the tide of information is not a lack of action, it is to feel the swelling maelstrom and for a moment dwell, before the conscious struggle reasserts itself, or they “lie silently and let time wash over us in the stillness of non-life,” accepting their insignificance; the disappearance and disruption of the self. 191 more words

Kiss of Life

Open up, your will

For the Kiss of Life.

And in your bones

Feel alive this winter.

Festival of Life ‘cross

All season, this cold… 75 more words


Exhibition: Part-I: Preparation Meetings

Over the course of the term, Nicholas Osborne organised a series of meetings which were designed to culminate in a participatory exhibition, and proved a platform for those who attended to discuss issues surrounding participation in art. 1,406 more words


Listening means to understand the message being conveyed. Through assumptions, judgements or our own preconceived ideas – our interpretations can become flawed and distorted. Better listening helps avoid conflict and misunderstandings and can improve productivity and ability to communicate in every arena of life. 665 more words



“Pressure makes diamonds.” George S. Patton Jr.

Pressure is not one of those things that people must see to believe. I don’t remember hearing or reading about an argument against the existence of pressure. 1,098 more words