Yikes! 2011! Catching Up vs Carrying On?

Many bloggers before me have answered this Hamlet-like question, do I catch up with all that has happened up until now, or do I just carry on, one post at a time. It was the same dilemma I faced as a child, given a beautiful bound daily diary with its own special lock and key….

Good Morning World!

They say that the average blog has only 6 readers, so I’m sending this personal message out to all 3 of you today. My more public morning greeting went out on Twitter, then a less public one shows up on Facebook. Down the hierarchy of social contact to this more intimate setting, my blog. The…

Midwife Support Site for Joanne Daviau

The situation I blogged about here concerning Joanne Daviau’s Supreme Court appeal is still in process, now preparing for the Hospital Appeal Board. If you wish to support Joanne, you can find more info and a way to send a letter on her behalf here at the Support Joanne website, that some of her supporters…

All Murakami, All the Times!

All Murakami, all the time. I first saw Murakami in the Superflat show at the Henry in Seattle several years ago. We got the big Murakami book and now I see there is wonderful coverage of the Murakami show in NY – including a feature in the Times Magazine. For a taste, here’s the slide…

Bridging Media – Coming Soon

I’m really looking forward to the Bridging Media event this Saturday, where I’ll be moderating one of the panels – and taking in the rest. I’ve been helping out a bit with this and its a great example of a free community event that shows how quickly and directly a good event idea can become…

Digitalis Digital Art Returns (but not really)

So glad to see that the DDAS material has been rebuilt and posted – if nothing else just to have a record of the international exhibitions that were put up over the past 5 years of the society’s operations. From Digitalis 5, BCDL by Francesco Schiavon and Tris by James K-M In the Spiritual in…