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February 19, 2013

She does not have a voice?

So the Duchess Of Cambridge doesn’t respond to Hilary Mantel’s remarks because she’s not allowed to say anything?  Huh? “Of course Kate has opinions,” say the Palace spokespeople. “At least, we think she does. She’s never expressed any to us.” Really? More here Where exactly is this taking place? In modern […]
February 15, 2013

If it’s friday it should be the Silicon Drinkabout!

Last week was an eye opener of sorts, when I stumbled across the Silicon Drinkabout, a weekly get-together of those connected with the tech revolution originating in the Silicon Roundabout in London. Organised by a team who call themselves the 3beards (for obvious reasons) on behalf of Mind Candy, I […]
February 14, 2013

The luck of the Irish (the startup kismet connection)

 A few days ago I went to my first Silicon Drinkabout at Shoreditch, London. (More on that later.) Held in a basement pub, the space buzzed with entrepreneurs trying to give their ideas legs in the real world. I ran into Kieran Dowling, founder of The Contract Hub. We got […]
February 12, 2013

In from the outside

I realized that I had been looking for something for many years now, since I was five. It’s a quest that that many of the people I meet today are on. We are, many of us seeking out a truth to the way of living, a purpose to our lives, […]
February 9, 2013

Has the author’s role changed in the digital age?

I attended the first Writing in a Digital Age conference organised by The Literary Consultancy (TLC) in 2012. I had just come off e-publishing my first novel and was flush with the adrenaline of going Indie. I went because it was the first time I had come across a formal […]