Openly Educating Myself

Well of COURSE I am going to link to this Open Educational Resource. Folklore is my jam, and these tragic incidents are a part of folklore and history. I always wonder what the stories of the accused were; midwifes, political adversaries, someone who just looked at you the wrong way. I consume a lot of […]

Openly Educating Myself

Don’t Copy Me….but do!

The assignment for this one isn’t applicable to me – so let me just tell you some of my love for Creative Commons, and slip in two CC pieces of media while I do. I love the Creative Commons licencing. As a mixed media artist, as well as a storyteller and folk-enthusiast, I see a […]

Don’t Copy Me….but do!

Hangouts to Dry

Look. I love Google products as much as the next person – but I am not doing Google Hangouts. It’s over a month in to COVID-19 isolation and video chat platforms have taken off – Microsoft Teams, House Party, Discord, Skype, Zoom, FaceTime….I have them all and more (except House Party, I deleted that) for […]

Hangouts to Dry

Digital Security

As someone who’s real life security system seems to be owning so much ‘weird shit’ people don’t want to come in to your home (eg. ‘Is….is that a pile of bones?’ ‘Oh yeah – I found them naturally stained black by silt in a lake. Cool huh?’‘What is that?’‘Oh! That’s a faceless monster statue my […]

Digital Security

I Have a WHAT NOW?

So….I didn’t know I had an IMDB page. That’s news. Two indie films – one as an extra and one as a propmaker. Pretty on-brand for me, but still – strange. For the Digital Footprint component of the 23 Things, I both Googled and Duck Duck Go-ed* myself. If there’s one thing the results seem […]

I Have a WHAT NOW?

Why?

Use your blog to write a short post about what you hope to gain out of the 23 Things programme. To be absolutely honest, when head office sent out an email about more digital training, I intended to put it where all the other digital training offers go. It’s not that I have anything against […]

Why?