Went to see Stewart Lee at The Guild Hall Theatre on his Content Provider tour tonight. Still the best and most insightful comedian in the UK and possibly the world.
“The Don” 8oz burger wrapped in pizza dough with cheese and pepperoni.
Small b blogging is learning to write and think with the network. Small b blogging is writing content designed for small deliberate audiences and showing it to them. Small b blogging is deliberately chasing interesting ideas over pageviews and scale.
Every time you share a link, or a piece of news, you are actually telling people to look at it. You are asking them to spend their biggest resource — attention (and time) — on what you are sharing.
Oliver Reichenstein at ia.net
The answer to the passive consumption of trash is the active formulation of questions, the active search for answers and the active work of putting complex knowledge and diffuse feelings into clear words. Unlike getting fed from those feeds, searching, researching, reflecting, and concise writing has the power to clear the mind. We need to write on our own domains. Don’t post thoughts on Facebook. Use it to get traffic. Drop Medium for blogging. Own your writing. Use Twitter carefully. And on your domain, send people to other domains you like, outside the usual black holes, if possible.
There’s a first time for everything. This time it’s Salsa at Blackpool Tower Ballroom
Missed out on pancakes yesterday, so I’m making up for it with a pancake burger today.
Dorada Especial in the last of the sun @ Villa Toledo
Market shopping @ Mercadillo de Teguise
Beer, hotdog and football @ Wings & Beer, Preston