Why do We Cry and What use are Tears? You would think the answer to the question was simple: we cry when we are sad. But it isn’t quite as straightforward as all that in fact, it is complexity is er… eye watering! Take a look at this entertaining video… Read More»
SICK! Festival I picked up a programme earlier this week for the SICK! Festival which is taking place in Brighton and Hove throughout March. The festival will be, Exploring the medical, mental, and social challenges of life and death and how we survive them (or don’t).
The seriousness of childishness We often think of play as a childish activity which makes us think of spontaneity and impulsivity, or activity that is unstructured and free but I want to suggest that it’s nothing trivial and consider just how serious play can be. Our expression, “child’s play,” makes… Read More»
GCSE figures provide Brighton and Hove Success Measure So Brighton and Hove is in the news this month for the success of its children as official figures are released in relation to their hard work in their GCSEs which they celebrated in August 2013. This is not so much a… Read More»
Twelve Drummers Drumming: About Bringing People Together In this series of items the Twelve Days of Christmas traditional song is used to find inspiration for some Christmas Musings.
Eleven Pipers Piping: Melody Bringing Harmony. In this series of items the Twelve Days of Christmas traditional song is used to find inspiration for some Christmas Musings.
Ten Lords a Leaping: Preparing for the Future. The Ten Leaping Lords bringing thoughts about leaving the past behind and moving forward.