2021-10-20: Foundation is an acceptable “sorry Ted Lasso is over till next year, here have this” Gift.

2021-10-19: Storyworthy book summary with Sketchnote - Learn Create Share One of the best nonfiction books I’ve …

2021-10-18: If you had told me three years ago that ducks would be one of my most photographed subjects…I …

2021-10-17: Visual note takers. I’d love your opinions on this. Reply here.

2021-10-17: Is there a website (or service?) that find every book/article/study referenced in a book and then …

2021-10-16: I picked up a Nikon FTZ adaptor yesterday so I’m looking to get some new, old lenses! First …

2021-10-14: A recent duck photo.

2021-10-13: From a walk a couple of weeks back.

2021-10-12: 🔗 America Without God — The Atlantic An article along the “are we replacing religious …

2021-10-10: Major Ted lasso spoilers from Nick Mohammed but really good insights into the writing and some …

2021-10-08: Football is life!

2021-10-08: Are you using the new Focus modes? What have you set up?

2021-10-08: 🔗 First Look at WordPress’ Upcoming Twenty Twenty-Two Default Theme: “The Most Flexible Default Theme Ever Created for WordPress” – WP Tavern First Look at WordPress’ Upcoming Twenty Twenty-Two Default Theme: “The Most Flexible Default Theme …

2021-10-03: Catching up on Inktober: suit and vessel

2021-10-03: 🔗 Scotland's version of 'hygge' - BBC “But it isn’t just MacLeod’s sumptuous hot toddy choux buns, Heilan’ coo cupcakes …

2021-10-02: Hum. The phone charger in the car doesn’t seem to be working. I wonder if it’s died? It wasn’t the …

2021-10-02: It’s amazing how concepts like “identity” can be defined in a paragraph but you could write an …

2021-10-01: 🔗 Best Habits to Track in 2021. Analyzing Habit Tracking Behavior from… by Coach Tony Coach.me App Medium Best Habits to Track in 2021. Analyzing Habit Tracking Behavior from… | by Coach Tony | Coach.me App …

2021-10-01: Hummm what creative constraints should I place on myself for this Inktober 🤔

2021-09-30: I realised I wasn’t celebrating project wins and ends at work. That was a mistake. Taking the …

2021-09-29: 🔗How much is ”too much” social media? - Word from the Bird

2021-09-29: I read this book years ago on kindle but Readwise surfaced this quote yesterday. I hope it inspires …

2021-09-29: Bullet journaling just isn't for me...or is it? Me two weeks ago: I think I’m finally done with Bullet journaling. It just doesn’t work …

2021-09-28: Anyone read any Dan Roam books? Opinions?

2021-09-28: 🎶 How Not To Drown by CHVRCHES Current earworm.

2021-09-27: Monday sketch quote.

2021-09-26: Nature is amazing.

2021-09-25: I’d basically stopped using shortcuts on the iPad. But now they’re coming to the Mac and with the …

2021-09-25: …is there a microblog fantasy premier league league? If not there totally should be!

2021-09-24: New T-shirt design, who dis? Making T-shirt designs in procreate has been a surprisingly fun …

2021-09-24: 📹🎶 “What A Wonderful World” It Is with a 1959 Gibson ES-335 via YouTube Some Friday …

2021-09-24: I working on an article laying out my learning stack. Here’s a WIP draft of an image showing …

2021-09-24: Wait! The iPad has widgets everywhere now! I need to update my homepage!

2021-09-24: More of this tech companies!

2021-09-22: Lunchtime pondering: I wonder if a belief in God makes people more entitled?

2021-09-22: I saw Austin Kleon shared an image of the books he’s read this year. I’d like to make a …

2021-09-21: A thought from working on my evergreen motivation note.

2021-09-21: Todays feels… (Oh hey Chris! When was the last time you publish a long form blog post. SHUT …

2021-09-19: Me: quickly! Let’s get to the park so we can play. My 3-year-old daughter: let’s take our time and …

2021-09-17: Shut up, Thierry Henry!

2021-09-10: Happy Ted Lasso Day! We’ve got our watching plans ready for later. Come on you greyhounds!

2021-09-04: As a recipient of a newsletter, do you prefer substack or revue? (Or other)

2021-08-31: I man. I put up shelf (my wife helped a lot. It was such a faff! Seriously, I lose adult points on …

2021-08-28: Putting up shelves Chatting with @cm Watching the football/soccer It’s been a great Saturday.

2021-08-24: Morning thought. I love how I can be my full self on micro blog. I can talk about technology, work, …

2021-08-23: It’s so hard to concentrate with my daughter and her cousin playing next door… But I get to hear …

2021-08-19: I’ve been putting together a set of resources on Galatians for my church as it’s our next sermon …

2021-08-16: I used to think gaps and career changes in a CV were bad…and maybe some employers still view …

2021-08-14: Was so great to see people at the sketchnote micro camp session. I know @cm really enjoyed preparing …

2021-08-14: We tried to make a frappe today. I discovered we needed more ice (wow you need a lot of ice!) and a …

2021-08-11: So it turns out that we now get charged for packages coming from the UK. I wonder what other lacking …

2021-08-07: Apparently the iOS 15 public betas are out. Anyone on the developer betas have an opinion on the …

2021-08-06: How do you know if they're a good app reviewer? Would you more trust a reviewer who jumps apps as often as they change clothes or one who …

2021-08-06: Bye bye old iPhone XS case, hello new iPhone XS case!

2021-08-01: First of August! End of my social media retreat and time to catch up on messages.

2021-07-21: 🔗 Digital Minimalism Book Summary - Learn Create Share I reread digital minimalism during my …

2021-07-17: Catching a night of the Lublin jazz festival.

2021-07-15: 🔗 Twitter is shutting down Fleets, its expiring tweets feature - The Verge Turns out fleets was just …

2021-07-12: Podcast Appearance: Sharing and Privacy; Delayed Reaction [Podcast #328] - ChurchMag Sharing and Privacy; Delayed Reaction [Podcast #328] - ChurchMag Yes, we know, we know. Apple’s …

2021-07-12: 🔗 Obsidian Mobile It’s finally out for everyone! Happy days.

2021-07-12: 🔗 Why Italian football does not make sense in the English language Serie A The Guardian Why Italian football does not make sense in the English language | Serie A | The Guardian Italian …

2021-07-08: The latest TestFlight version of obsidian mobile is version “1.00” and the notes say …

2021-07-08: A Week off social In theory I’m just over a week into my social media fast… But in reality I’ve …

2021-07-03: Krakow earlier in the week.

2021-07-01: A break Tl;dr. I’m taking the month off social media but will continue blogging. A couple of weeks ago …

2021-06-30: At least once a week I confuse discord and discourse.

2021-06-29: 🔗 Colorful Apple Watch International Collection bands and faces help show love of country - Apple …

2021-06-29: 🔗 Amazon is using algorithms with little human intervention to fire Flex workers - ArsTechnica 🔗 Amazon is using algorithms with little human intervention to fire Flex workers - ArsTechnica …

2021-06-28: Somedays, my job involves trying to organise a CS Go tournament at work. This is both why I love my …

2021-06-27: Finished reading: The Obstacle is the Way: The Ancient Art of Turning Adversity to Advantage by …

2021-06-26: I delayed it a week so I could add some fun pictures but a new edition of the learn create share …

2021-06-25: I just scheduled the next edition of the (only? Best?) newsletter for Christians who take connected …

2021-06-24: Nobody: Me: Maybe I should start another niche newsletter.

2021-06-24: I made some cold brew per instructions from @cm. It’s fantastic!

2021-06-24: England vs Germany ⚽️ I suspect there hasn’t been a better time to face Germany in a while…and …

2021-06-23: AI as a helper, not a replacement Me: I refuse to use an AI tool because people are better. Months later Me: Urgh! This project has …

2021-06-22: I’m playing around with Racket thanks to @cm . Drop me a question and I’ll do my best to answer.

2021-06-21: I wondered why you couldn’t get an AFC Richmond replica shirt…you can now . I’m very tempted to get …

2021-06-21: Podcasts appearance: On Logos Daily [Podcast #325] - ChurchMag 🔗 On Logos Daily (Podcast #325) - ChurchMag Blessing and I spoke with the guys behind logos daily to …

2021-06-21: Currently thinking I might let my Readwise subscription laps. I’m not sure I’m really …

2021-06-18: Sometimes I see great content on microblog and hop over to Twitter to post a gif reaction reply. I …

2021-06-18: Regardless of your temperature system choice, it’s hot.

2021-06-16: It’s arrived!

2021-06-15: The farm two weeks ago. (Finally downloaded some Ricoh gr shots)

2021-06-15: Over the weekend I final ordered a new microphone. It should arrive in a couple of days and I have …

2021-06-14: So Automattic are buying DayOne Automattic seem to be good stewards of acquisitions so I can’t …

2021-06-14: 🔗Art Markers for Procreate - Unique Procreate Brushes ~ Creative Market This weeks freebie from …

2021-06-14: It’s amazing how many computer issues can be solved by being able to isolate a problem, turn …

2021-06-13: Christians who use note taking apps like Obsidian, Craft et al. This is the newsletter you’ve been …

2021-06-12: Finally back home after a great break in Gdańsk.

2021-06-11: I’m thinking of starting a new newsletter. I’m reviewing my options for how to deliver it and I’d …

2021-06-10: To hel and back

2021-06-10: Westerplatte yesterday

2021-06-08: Satisfied with my setup “Oh! The WWDC keynote has started?!? How did that skip me by?” I can’t remember the last time I …

2021-06-07: Good morning from our holiday in Gdańsk.

2021-06-05: It’s truly amazing how often billionaires send me emails and I’m shocked at their poor spelling and …

2021-06-05: A World Without Email by Cal Newport is only £0.99 in the UK today. Yes, I bought it.

2021-06-05: This week’s Learn Create Share newsletter is winging its way to everyone who is subscribed. Really …

2021-06-04: Sometimes I think that enterprise is “move slow and break things”.

2021-06-01: I’ve just prepared a new creative challenge from my newsletter. It’s a good one! Sign up …

2021-05-31: Do a rep I’ve been skipping my reps. No, not weightlifting or machines at the gym, hand lettering and …

2021-05-31: Google: Don’t be evil Also Google: no, sorry. You can’t quit chrome like every other …

2021-05-29: I think I’ve finally got to grips with making American pancakes.

2021-05-28: A bit of hand lettering to relax this evening. Haven’t tried this in ages. Time lapse on Instagram.

2021-05-28: Someone in krakow is selling a gr iii. It’s a good thing I don’t have the cash at hand for this. But …

2021-05-27: I’ve fallen in love with reading children’s stories to my daughter. For a while she …

2021-05-27: 🔗 Eric Carle Very Hungry Caterpillar author dies aged 91 - BBC News 🔗 Eric Carle: Very Hungry Caterpillar author dies aged 91 - BBC News In 2019, he told the BBC why …

2021-05-26: Really excited to have a scholarship for the LYT workshop. Really excited to upgrade my PKM approach …

2021-05-25: I’m trying to get better at cultivating an “improve approach to life” especially with my …

2021-05-24: Netflix Reportedly Hiring Executive For Expansion Into Video Games 🔗 Netflix Reportedly Hiring Executive For Expansion Into Video Games In a report released by The …

2021-05-24: I remember someone on here sharing about an environmentally conscious webhost (that was also a …

2021-05-22: The latest edition of the Learn Create Share newsletter is out with a new creative challenge and a …

2021-05-21: Yesterday, I used my iPad and Apple pencil to erase and paint items in Pixelmator Pro. I really love …

2021-05-19: What Obsidian theme are you using? I’m using Obsidian iA atm but looking for something more …

2021-05-19: I seem to have the MB podcast feature…is this a bug? @help

2021-05-19: I notice some people will go to great lengths to explain the technical reason for a problem when …

2021-05-17: Why I love being in the Apple ecosystem I took a screenshot to show some changed that haven’t been made. I was going to edit in …

2021-05-17: I have finally managed to find a, fairly easy way to use Netlify and GitHub to publish SOME but not …

2021-05-13: Me: I’m happy with obsidian. It works just right for me. @Cm … hey look at this cool …

2021-05-13: 2 more days and then the outdoor mask mandate will be lifted in Poland! 🥳

2021-05-11: I was going to share my podcasts (and ask people to do the same) and then I realised that most are …

2021-05-10: Little Digital garden update. I moved my github repo into my obsidian iCloud folder. SO now I can …

2021-05-07: So my daughter has discovered glitter… in unrelated news, my desk is covered in glitter.

2021-05-07: So I suffered from some side effects of the vaccine yesterday (temperature, headaches, weakness, …

2021-05-06: When simple is more complicate. As I was thinking about how to manage publishing obsidian notes to my digital garden, I was saying I …

2021-05-05: Deploying a test Jekyll site. I blame @philbowell .

2021-05-05: “The deeper the pain, the fewer words you use.” - Rick Warren.

2021-05-05: Just had my first covid shot. Unfortunately we don’t get cool stickers here…just plasters.

2021-05-03: Registered to get vaccinated this morning. My slot is on Monday and just down the road. The rollout …

2021-05-02: Today’s obsidian experiment: adding a sermon sketchnote (and the technique for producing ideas …

2021-05-02: A technique for producing ideas sketchnote summary A quick little book summary sketchnote of a quick little book: a technique for producing ideas. Main …

2021-05-01: My existing website hosting will run out in July. I could renew…or I could use the cash for …

2021-05-01: My many year old Beat Xes now show a light while charging but can’t turn on. Apparently it’s a …

2021-05-01: No one:… Me: Maybe I should make a website/digital garden on Notion.

2021-04-29: The value is in the summary (or is it) There are some business books where you get all the value from the one paragraph summary or even …

2021-04-27: The experience of upgrading the software on my Apple Watch series 3 is so bad and the main thing …

2021-04-27: 🥳 I have the obsidian mobile app! (I’m the last group on the beta. Only a few weeks till it’s …

2021-04-26: I don't care about iPad only anymore. I’m really happy with not trying to force my iPad to be my main computer but just use it for …

2021-04-26: My Favourite iPhone Apps of 2021 - Learn Create Share

2021-04-23: Me five years ago: I want all my chats in one place! Stupid whatsapp/messenger/etc Me now: I want …

2021-04-22: 🔗 All widget iPad home screen coming? 🔗Apple iOS15: What’s New? Notification, IPad Home Screen Upgrades - Bloomberg Following a …

2021-04-22: Got my Earth Day award on my Apple Watch. It’s a stupid electronic badge and yet I’m so …

2021-04-21: Today’s Obsidian discovery/tip (thanks to Mac Power Users) Cmd+P brings up the command panel …

2021-04-21: For teacher Chris (3 years ago) the new iPad would look like a great move over the M1 Macbooks…but …

2021-04-20: A quick question for obsidian users: do you have a system for when you use tags and when you use …

2021-04-19: I still wonder how someone managed to get the Magic Mouse 2 charging past review.

2021-04-18: Finished reading 📖 Dominion by Tom Holland Just finished dominion by Tom Holland And here are some thoughts. Summary Western culture including …

2021-04-14: "How do you not see it?" Whenever I have the thought that I can’t believe some co-workers don’t act or think the …

2021-04-14: iOS 14.5 public beta 7 seemed very buggy for me. I hope beta 8 has fixed that. Also, beta 8!

2021-04-13: Obsidian opinion: - looking at the open graph view is basically useless. - looking at the local …

2021-04-13: Microphone question: Any experience/thoughts on …. 1. Rode NT-USB micro. 2. Samson Q2U (seams to …

2021-04-13: Looks like the audio technica atr-2100 (and atr-2100x) are out of stock everywhere in Poland :(

2021-04-12: I took a break from Mac Power Users after Katie left but I’ve come back to it recently (I blame you …

2021-04-12: It finally happened. There are no meetings on my work calendar 🕺 (For today)

2021-04-10: Learn Create Share 33: The lesson of the water bottle Yes, I published a newsletter :)

2021-04-10: Time to rewrite a homepage …

2021-04-09: Protip: if you stop writing the word “analytics”, half-way, make sure you go back and finish writing …

2021-04-09: Do people ask you which vaccine you got? Here in Poland, whenever I mention someone has had the …

2021-04-09: Creating a personal status board in Trello - Learn Create Share

2021-04-08: I’ve been creating a series of minimalist animal faces with my daughter in procreate. A limited …

2021-04-08: I think we're doing the anti-best approach... Best communication channels to provide content/web design updates at my work. 1. A document with …

2021-04-08: Surprising outcome from my Readwise subscription: noticing punctuation errors in books.* *pobodies …

2021-04-07: “How can I disturb your work as little as possible” I ask this question whenever I need …

2021-04-07: My superpower is having the instinct to have a hair cut JUST before new lockdowns come into place. …

2021-04-06: Just ordered two pairs of classic earpods (3.5mm jack) as backup headphone for the computer. I …

2021-04-06: 🎙Against the Rules - The Coach in your head I’ve listened to this podcast episode a couple of …

2021-04-05: A mid day walk

2021-04-05: I think about this a lot.

2021-04-02: 🔗 Jazz keys “When I write I hear music.” Because this website literally turns your keystrokes …

2021-04-02: I’m making a little Obsidian starter kit. A few pages that can help provide some structure and …

2021-04-01: Obsidian show and tell session - register free tl;dr: I’m doing a guided tour of my obsidian system. provisional date April 6: 20:00 UTC Obsidian …

2021-03-31: I’m I the only person wondering what silly prank Google will pull tomorrow that will have a wider …

2021-03-31: A small adjustment to my obsidian system. I’m adding the 🌱 emoji to notes that are starting …

2021-03-29: A journaling idea. Make a tag/notebook/whatever with “if this isn’t nice, I don’t know …

2021-03-28: Anyone else?

2021-03-28: It’s funny how the $44 annual price for craft seemed less like a bargain when I thought of it as a …

2021-03-27: A morning trip to the forest. A great way to start the day as a family.

2021-03-27: My favourite Mac apps for 2021 — Learn Create Share. a work in progress list that I will continue to …

2021-03-26: No goldilocks option I really hate things where there is no single “perfect” option, but instead a list of …

2021-03-25: Literally just saw a video with the title [description of spoiler] : SPOILER ALERT Friend, your …

2021-03-25: It's okay to take it easy somtimes Last week I felt utterly demotivated. I’m not even sure why. Although I was slowly plodding …

2021-03-24: Do as I say, not as I do. I will never get over the number of times I see my company doing the very things we preach against. …

2021-03-23: Sold my old Olympus film camera. It wasn’t getting used and I have other film cameras. …

2021-03-22: I used final cut on my MacBook Air m1. It is incredible! Editing is just a breeze with this thing. …

2021-03-22: Created a books page in my Obsidian system to track what I’m reading, what I’ve read and …

2021-03-22: A meditation metaphor

2021-03-20: Parkinson’s law, but for stuff. Parkinson’s law says that work expands to fill the time allocated to it. I’ve found something …

2021-03-17: How it started. How it’s going. First Mac (retina MacBook Pro late 2013), new Mac (MacBook Air 2020 …

2021-03-17: Sometimes I use copywriting formulas for email subject lines when I send internal emails. Just now …

2021-03-16: Made a minor update to my now page. Finally.

2021-03-16: 🔗 Google Nest 2 home device tracks body activity in bed - BBC 🔗 Google Nest 2 home device tracks body activity in bed - BBC > And Privacy is Power author …

2021-03-16: I think every Apple product I own is space grey…and yet none of them are the same colour!

2021-03-12: Just crossed the last of my “urgent, must get done this week!” tasks and now I’m …

2021-03-10: Good morning from Wieliczka.

2021-03-09: Some thoughts about tasks.

2021-03-09: Today in every day sexism, asking someone to change a job position to say “their” rather …

2021-03-08: Cleaned up my obsidian database a bit. Starting to turn into something.

2021-03-06: Just sent a new edition of the learn create share newsletter out with a new creative challenge. Now …

2021-03-05: What is an idea from a productivity book you’ve found helpful? I remember next actions being …

2021-03-05: I still want @gr36 to write a productivity blog/series of post and call it “Gregging Things …

2021-03-05: 🔗 Kings of Leon Will Be the First Band to Release an Album as an NFT 🔗 Kings of Leon Will Be the First Band to Release an Album as an NFT > The band is actually …

2021-03-04: Do I need to interrupt them? I communicate with my team through a combination of real-time messaging and email. Before I send a …

2021-03-03: This may be the best image i’ve ever made for a blog post. also I hate drawing hands.

2021-03-03: It’s amazing how no one objected to our messages about a social media initative for our …

2021-03-03: If a consultant doesn’t use the word leverage at least once an email…are they really a …

2021-03-03: Currently catching up on CJ Chilvers site. Really like his new simple design and was surprised that …

2021-03-02: There is aBen Gibbard’s signature guitar… I now have a new dream guitar (it’s not really my dream …

2021-03-02: I would do a how it started how it’s going thing but I had to trade in my UK driving licence to get …

2021-02-28: Oh boy! Mobile apps are coming to obsidian. I’d bet you’d have to use (and pay) obsidian sync but as …

2021-02-27: I always intend to take a before and after haircut photo… today I actual took one!

2021-02-26: After seven years of learning Polish, I still sometimes use the wrong gender adjective endings. My …

2021-02-26: I’m so done with Unsplash images. I really hate seeing the same images over and over again as …

2021-02-26: Yesterday’s walk with my daughter.

2021-02-22: A return to time blocking Back when I was a teacher, I was a huge believer in time blocking: planning your day and marking …

2021-02-19: I recorded some test footage with my new light today. It is a massive improvement over my previous …

2021-02-18: The test run of SPS has been fantastic! Basecamp was the perfect choice, in fact, I couldn’t have …

2021-02-18: Billionaire most likely to own a volcano base…Jeff Besos or Elon Musk?

2021-02-17: So tired from a day at work. Hope you are all doing well my micro friends.

2021-02-16: Principles I say I live by: only as complicated as needed. Principles I actually live by: oh look at …

2021-02-16: Just found a second hand “duckie” lens (70-200mm. Perfect for pictures of the ducks) and it made me …

2021-02-16: I bought a couple of years of web hosting which runs out in June… I have no idea what …

2021-02-15: Stocked up on refills for my spoke pen. Been missing this baby.

2021-02-15: I’ve created a whole load of marketing guides and resources for our team at work, I’ve …

2021-02-14: I had a go at copying one of Ian Barnards hand lettering designs. Mine wasn’t as good but still …

2021-02-14: One of the biggest mistakes we make is overvaluing the impact a tool will make and undervalue the …

2021-02-13: Reloaded my film camera today.

2021-02-13: A very scientific survey of the least to most annoying versions of the Baby shark song. 1) super …

2021-02-11: Nikon z50 review About six months ago I started experimenting with recording and editing some videos as a creative …

2021-02-11: Wow! Craft is gorgeous!

2021-02-11: Asked the dumb question at work (“Sorry, but what is X” “Thanks, but can I just …

2021-02-11: Graceful accountability As Chad Moore and I were discussing SPS, we came up with the term “Graceful …

2021-02-11: Tłusty czwartek!!!!

2021-02-11: 🔗The Management Myth 🔗The Management Myth “. Notwithstanding the ostentatious use of stopwatches, Taylor’s pig iron case …

2021-02-10: … I really don’t need hey email, do I. I tried the 14 day trial and it …

2021-02-10: Ordered a new softbox with Bowens mount…they shipped the wrong model. Now I have to return it.

2021-02-09: Thank you Internet for this glorious moment. “I’m here live, I’m not a cat” says lawyer in zoom …

2021-02-09: We (@cm and I) had our official secret side project kick off call last night. Hopefully we can share …

2021-02-09: 🔗Asking, Giving And Blogging – Greg Morris 🔗Asking, Giving And Blogging – Greg Morris Truth is, I have been trying for a while to make writing …

2021-02-08: Two responses to problems I’ve noticed two main responses to any problem at work. 1. Blame distribution 2. Solution …

2021-02-07: When I get some deep work in vs when I don’t.

2021-02-06: That’s not your really challenge. When someone wants to start a creative project, they usually mispredict what will be their …

2021-02-06: Well! I finally managed to push send on a new edition of the Learn Create Share newsletter and state …

2021-02-06: There's a whole world out there Sometimes, while I’m on Micro Blog, I get a glimps of a whole world here that I am completely …

2021-02-05: Unlock with Apple Watch? Shut up and take my beta.

2021-02-05: Nobody… Me: I should redesign my microblog site.

2021-02-04: Closing the idea - action gap One of my big challenges at work now is stopping ideas falling through the gaps. We’ve had a lot of …

2021-02-04: I’m curious. Which would you prefer, a slack community or a discord community (or something …

2021-02-04: Feb photoblogging day 3: comfy My comfy work desk

2021-02-02: Feb photoblogging day 2: Morning coffee

2021-02-02: I’m very critical of my work windows computer…but a built in clipboard manager is …

2021-02-02: Photoblogging day 1: close up

2021-02-01: I’m wondering if I can turn N.T. Wright’s study into my zoom background…To be …

2021-02-01: Not the best start to the morning. My train was cancelled…but no one told us anything for 30 …

2021-01-31: I have started a list of custom key caps to buy. Now I’m getting emails with more suggestions. This …

2021-01-31: It’s ALIVE!!! Create your first sketchnote workshop Just 20 mins to create your first …

2021-01-30: Had some issues with hard drive space and final cut but now my new intro to sketchnote course/video …

2021-01-30: It's good enough for me I’ve been finishing a little review of my new camera and I had a realisation. As I wrote about …

2021-01-30: I took my key caps off to clean my keyboard this morning. I’ve had it for a year. It was so …

2021-01-29: Me last week: Well, I think I’m finally done with notion. Obsidian just seems the right fit …

2021-01-29: I’ve discovered mechnical keyboard subreddits and custom keycaps… This is not a good …

2021-01-28: Inspired by @gr36 this is my circle of app upgrades. It also applied to tech hardware (who needs a …

2021-01-28: I shared this on Twitter yesterday. I call it the circle of moans. It’s why I listen to fewer tech …

2021-01-28: Anyone had any experience with Keychron keyboards or Ducky? I’m wondering about getting a 75% …

2021-01-27: Every time I try to paste text without formatting on windows is a pain. And I do this a lot.

2021-01-27: SO very excited after today’s thinking buddy chat with @CM I’ve got some more work to do …

2021-01-27: ME: Okay, let’s do some work on a side project The resistance: Or you could spend another hour …

2021-01-25: My job is to put out fires. I’ve had this thought for a while that my job is 1. Make a plan and start working on it in the …

2021-01-21: Don't repeat the subheadline A terrible blogging writing mistake (I hold my hand up and admit that I do it all the time) is to …

2021-01-21: Qanon believers “How’s that stormy-changey thing working out for ya?”

2021-01-20: One site or two? And which name?!? For a while I’ve wondered about combining my two sites Sketchnote Classroom and Learn Create …

2021-01-15: Selling a camera. Someone offered me a lower figure (after I had already dropped the price). I help …

2021-01-14: It wasn’t I who spilt the coffee. It was antifa. I can’t understand your confusion. I know they were …

2021-01-13: Two pronoun questions Question about non-binary people who use the pronouns they/them. How do verbs conjugate? They is or …

2021-01-12: I just discovered I missed a call I was supposed to attend… what if… what if I …

2021-01-12: Last week “I need to focus on what I’m doing and not think about adding anything extra …

2021-01-11: There’s a lot of competition for the individual who has sold out the most under the Trump …

2021-01-11: Just had an idea for a nerdy photography podcast — the rule of nerds.

2021-01-09: Best lightroom alternative? I’ve heard a lot about capture one but never used it. I really like …

2021-01-08: A couple of new camera experiments from yesterday including answering the question “Can it Bokeh?”

2021-01-07: My new camera has arrived. Expect some test photos soon.

2021-01-06: If it turns out that Republicans didn’t turn out because they throught the Georgia election was …

2021-01-06: Ordered a new camera and lens and it’s on its way! Not certain if this is the right choice but with …

2021-01-04: Finished reading 📖 Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl

2021-01-04: New year so I guess this means I can restart my newsletter after the break…the question is …

2021-01-04: Hello Micropeople. I took the festive season off (from work and MB…for the most part) I hope …

2020-12-26: Watching Arsenal vs Chelsea and thinking “out of all the London clubs, I’d choose AFC Wimbledon.”

2020-12-23: BONUS DAY!

2020-12-22: Chris last week: “I have stopped doing morning writing because of my daughter and our house …

2020-12-22: Just found out I have booked an extra day of holiday before the end of the year. So I stop at the …

2020-12-20: Yesterday I finally recorded the new Sketchnote in the classroom guide (an intro to sketchnoting and …

2020-12-19: Took a walk in the mist today.

2020-12-18: Happy weekend everyone. Thank you for being the best* community on the internet. *definitions of …

2020-12-18: 🔗 Overthinking? Try this iOS Shortcut. 🔗 Overthinking? Try this iOS Shortcut. > As usual, I found myself overthinking this week about …

2020-12-16: So I created a little t-shirt to go along with Learn Create Share 10pts to the first person to …

2020-12-15: Just sold my e-m1. Less than I wanted, probably a fair price. A lot closer to camera budget goal and …

2020-12-14: I created a seven step guide to start sketchnoting today. Give it a go if you want to make your …

2020-12-11: We finished Ted Lasso. It got even better.

2020-12-09: Continuing the joy of multiple Englisehes. The blog separated by a common language has some …

2020-12-09: After @joshuapsteele ’s recent post I’d like to know - What Americanisms British people like. - What …

2020-12-09: We’re half way through Ted Lasso and I have a feeling that it is the perfect anti-2020 series. In a …

2020-12-07: Me: here’s a link to a Google doc with the changes as we did last time. Them: I will not open it and …

2020-12-05: 📖 Finished reading: How to Take Smart Notes: One Simple Technique to Boost Writing, Learning and …

2020-12-02: The path to collect my daughter today.

2020-11-30: Re-reading Celebration of Discipline I finished reading Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth last night. It’s my …

2020-11-29: Advent starts today…So I’ve christmas-afied my avatar. Ho ho ho.

2020-11-28: I just published the last edition of learn create share for the year. I’m taking a little break but …

2020-11-27: Thought I saw a stray full stop in some text. I went to delete it and then realised…it was …

2020-11-27: Appropriate quote for today, the blackest of Fridays.

2020-11-26: Happy thanksgiving to all the Americans on micro blog. I’m grateful for this community.

2020-11-25: Is there a kind of collaborative habit tracker? Something where a group set the same (or different) …

2020-11-25: Parabloa ideas A parabola idea is an idea who has gained a second meaning. While the person who coined the term or …

2020-11-25: You know what’s virtue signalling? Saying you care about the Oxford comma.

2020-11-24: Also I’m disappointed that you can’t get a winter witbeer called “ho-ho-hoegarden”

2020-11-24: First Christmas stout.

2020-11-23: I’m noticing a trend in my intro to the Hebrew Bible book. > “Some scholars, mostly American, …

2020-11-23: Is there a “best” time zone to work in (especially for global businesses)? It’s great to “get a head …

2020-11-23: Every year I feel saddened that Black Friday, a holiday of inadequacy and consumption, has been …

2020-11-21: I’m sure notion could be worse on the iPad. It has improved even. But it’s still easily the worst …

2020-11-21: There’s a new edition of the Learn Create Share newsletter with probably my best image for a post …

2020-11-19: New books, who dis?

2020-11-18: We went to see the duckies again.

2020-11-18: “There is food for everyone, but not everyone can eat, while food continues to be wasted and …

2020-11-18: I asked this on the Learn Create Share community but I’ll ask it here too. > What …

2020-11-18: And even opening and closing some of those bigger apps like Chrome and lightroom… - MKBHD on …

2020-11-17: My boss sounds like a darlek on our conference call. I’m on mute and crying with laughter.

2020-11-16: I won my primary school race but then this guy comes out of left field and beats me to the post. …

2020-11-16: Occasionally I get ready to go outside and for a few sweet moments I forget about all …

2020-11-14: We’re at the farm and so My newsletter, Learn Create Share is delayed till later today or tomorrow …

2020-11-14: Crazy tech theory for the weekend. 🤔 Big Sur sure looks like it is preparing/ready for touch, but …

2020-11-13: Tension for the day. It seems like now is the one of the best times ever to get a replacement Mac …

2020-11-13: 🔗 Mozilla - *privacy not included A collection of items that are privacy friendly or not. I like …

2020-11-13: Early Thoughts on "Proper" Bullet Journaling. About three days in to trying to do “proper” bullet journaling. It’s going okay so …

2020-11-12: Minimalism and Physical Books This topic is something that has been on my mind a lot recently. My wife and I live in a small …

2020-11-12: I had a mean YouTube comment on an old video (Fuji X100t and flash) from an old channel I …

2020-11-12: Back to work after a few days off and there’s already a drama (which isn’t a drama) that …

2020-11-11: The traditionally taught writing approach requires the knowledge that can only be learned from the …

2020-11-11: What’s a great purchase under $100 that you’ve made? A little question inspired by something I saw …

2020-11-10: …so the question is not will I be getting a new Mac, it’s which new Mac will I be getting.

2020-11-10: It’s shocking how much faster my 2017 iPad Pro is at exporting video than my 2013 MacBook Pro. If …

2020-11-10: 🔗iPhone 12 Pro Max Camera Review Zion — Austin Mann I usually marvel at the quality of pictures …

2020-11-09: New notebook. Who did?

2020-11-09: Finally refilled my pens.

2020-11-08: New word: A fearling When you have a small sense of dread. Usage: when you mean to say “I have a …

2020-11-07: Biden is going to be the president. 2020, everything is forgiven.

2020-11-07: Just putting the finishing touches on this week’s Learn Create Share newsletter. Spoiler, …

2020-11-05: Finished Reading: The Bullet Journal Method: Track the Past, Order the Present, Design the Future 📚

2020-11-05: Me: wow, the electoral collage seems unrepresentative Meanwhile in the UK … Source: UK …

2020-11-04: 2020 election polls: Did the pollster learn? The explanation of the inaccurate polls in 2016 was not accurately predicting turnout from likely …

2020-11-04: Thank You, GTD Reading Getting Things Done as a recent university leaver was highly influential on my life. One of …

2020-11-03: Morning doodle.

2020-11-03: A morning doodle.

2020-11-03: The procrastination mistake most of us make when writing We’ve all face it. When there’s something to write but you stare and stare at the blank …

2020-11-02: I drew Batman. Because Batman.

2020-11-02: I hope people are kinder at pointing out my own inconsistencies and hypocrisies than I am of theirs. …

2020-11-02: Fun, meaningful, or profitable. I was looking at my list of recurring debates this morning and added a new time. This list contains …

2020-11-02: I’m almost expecting a certain minimalist to sell a guide on how to buy nothing on buy nothing …

2020-11-02: Monthly vs Annual Subscriptions I’ve decided that I generally prefer monthly subscriptions over annual ones. The benefit of an …

2020-10-31: 15-year-old me hated learning languages. I just saw a language learning ad that said “didn’t think …

2020-10-31: Took my hassleblad out to get some day before birthday pictures of my wife with autumn leaves and …

2020-10-31: “Daddy. Don’t touch the poop.” Thanks for the advice daughter. I won’t.

2020-10-31: Just putting the final touches on this week’s Learn Create Share newsletter… prepare …

2020-10-30: Inktober day 30: ominous

2020-10-30: My current desk setup Show me yours! 💼

2020-10-30: 🔗 Why won’t cigarettes burn in a submarine? — Quora Well, that was a fascinating way to start the …

2020-10-29: “I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought; and that gratitude is happiness …

2020-10-29: Inktober day 29: shoes

2020-10-28: I’m trying a one page, all widget homepage. The apps are Siri recommendations.

2020-10-28: Peanut butter ptasiej mleczko. Shut up and take my money.

2020-10-28: I’ve started a note laying out how I… - save articles to read later - read those …

2020-10-28: Finished reading: The Accidental Creative: How to Be Brilliant at a Moment’s Notice 📚

2020-10-28: “The love of comfort is often the enemy of greatness” - Todd Henry

2020-10-28: Inktober day 28: Float

2020-10-27: “I’ve had a lot of worries in my life, most of which never happened.” — Mark Twain

2020-10-27: Do you use Instapaper, pocket or something else? Why do you use that service (espeically if …

2020-10-27: Inktober day 27: music

2020-10-27: It’s a French test kind of morning. In that we have bread that needs using up.

2020-10-26: I just discovered that in Obsidian, you can link to a specific subheading within a note. That is …

2020-10-26: Inktober day 26: hide

2020-10-26: Inktober day 25: buddy

2020-10-26: Inktober day 24: dig

2020-10-25: Release the Chrisaken! (Or where I went after I could leave the house!)

2020-10-25: The really cool things about starting a new craft is the constant feeling of progress. 90% of the …

2020-10-24: Making up for the quarantine with a great walk.

2020-10-24: I’m about to leave the house for the first time in three weeks. It feels good.

2020-10-23: For the first time in a long time my newsletter is ready and scheduled a day early. sign up to get …

2020-10-23: Current state of mind.

2020-10-23: Did you know there is a scientific term for a Brain freeze? It’s called a sphenopalatine …

2020-10-23: Inktober day 23: RIP

2020-10-23: 🔗 Halide Mark II is a redesigned Raw camera app for iPhones with over 40 new and improved features …

2020-10-22: Inktober day 22: chef

2020-10-21: Fantastic email consent tick box: “I understand that I will receive weekly email …

2020-10-21: Inktober day 21: Sleep

2020-10-21: 🔗 iphone 12 pro camera review: glacier np Austin Mann’s iPhone camera reviews are always …

2020-10-21: I'd like a pro camera mode from Apple I’d be really interested in Apple making a sort of “pro” mode for the camera app. …

2020-10-20: Inktober day 20: coral

2020-10-20: Inktober day 20: dizzy.

2020-10-19: What is inspiring you at the moment?

2020-10-19: Some lessons can’t be taught, they have to be lived. You can read all about someone …

2020-10-19: The best Apple product I bought? Yesterday I had a strange realisation. My 2013 MacBook Pro is probably the best Apple device I have …

2020-10-19: Inktober day 18: trap

2020-10-19: Inktober day 17: storm

2020-10-18: An idea for a challenge. “Show us your desk.” I’m sure some micro bloggers have very impressive …

2020-10-18: So it’s confirmed. We have/had covid. Thankfully our cases have been mild.

2020-10-17: I did it! I restarted the Learn Create Share newsletter again 🎉 Read the latest edition here.

2020-10-16: Size of iPhone I’d like: Mini Spec of iPhone i’d like: Pro Max Budget for iPhone I have: …

2020-10-16: I put some camera stuff up on a second hand site. Little did I know that I’d probably catch …

2020-10-16: Inktober day 16: Rocket

2020-10-15: The new fujifilm x-s10 looks pretty interesting 🤔

2020-10-15: Inktober day 15: outpost

2020-10-15: My wife turned up two hours before testing opened and waited four hours to get a test. This was at a …

2020-10-14: Quarantined at home. Not how I expected to spend this day. A good summary of this year for everyone. …

2020-10-14: Inktober day 14: armor

2020-10-13: A couple of apple event observations and thoughts I don’t know if I missed it but did the original HomePod not get an update (or maybe they snuck in a …

2020-10-13: We’ve not had a good experience of the current Poland covid system. To get a test, you need a …

2020-10-13: Inktober day 13: Dune

2020-10-13: Inktober day 12: slippery

2020-10-12: Trying to overcome self-censorship I’ve struggled with…well, a lot recently. I suspect that the general malaise has been …

2020-10-12: inktober day 11: disgusting (what’s in the box!)

2020-10-12: Inktober day 10: hope

2020-10-12: Inktober day 9: throw (your hat in the ring)

2020-10-09: Inktober day 8: Teeth.

2020-10-08: I think we need a new version of Godwin’s law for mentioning (Cultural) Marxism.

2020-10-08: The audacity of someone from the administration that introduced “Alternative facts” to …

2020-10-08: Inktober day 7: Fancy

2020-10-07: I just realised how perfect Austin Kleon’s book, Keep Going is for 2020 and it came out last year.

2020-10-07: The best Rodent?

2020-10-06: Time to replace my aging sketchnote army T-shirt with a new sketchnote icon T-shirt. via @rohdesign

2020-10-06: Inktober day 5: blade (runner) I had fun with this one.

2020-10-05: When you draw a dog and your daughter declares it an owl. Maybe I should practice drawing more.

2020-10-05: Four hours into the day and an unforced error from a month ago has come back to haunt me. Just what …

2020-10-05: Catching up on inktober

2020-10-05: It’s looking like a busy and difficult week. Time for some real focus. See you later. Be nice …

2020-10-04: The thing with Trump in hospital is I have no idea what is true or not. I mean, he could be fine and …

2020-10-03: I’m putting together a list of camera stuff that I’m selling (Olympus stuff, Fuji x100T stuff and an …

2020-10-02: Buys really expensive lens for its quality. Adds heavy vignetting in lightroom/photoshop. 🤷‍♂️ Yeah …

2020-10-01: People on the internet: I would like this thing. Other people on the internet: no you don’t! That …

2020-10-01: Inktober day one: Fish

2020-10-01: JUST realised it’s INKTOBER today! Now where’s my pentel Brush pen!

2020-09-30: My wife uses her bag’s laptop compartment as her main compartment. As in it’s the most filled …

2020-09-30: Watching the debate. I’ve heard that it was poorly moderated so Interested to see what it was …

2020-09-29: Just ate so much chilli that I feel sick… I regret nothing…a bit..I regret it a bit.

2020-09-28: I try to avoid talking about “outstanding work” because it might be really good…or really …

2020-09-28: Went for an autumnal walk over the weekend. And it will get even more golden in the next few days :)

2020-09-25: It’s really interesting to see how Moment has adapted as a company. Once the iPhone added a …

2020-09-24: For the professional photographer, the best camera is probably the one with the best image quality. …

2020-09-24: So Trumps re-election strategy is to hope he gets more in person votes than Joe Biden in the right …

2020-09-23: The walk home from work yesterday. Okay, the iPhone can take okay photos.

2020-09-23: Sometimes I look at productivity advice, compare that advice with what I actually do, and then read …

2020-09-22: "What do you mean you don't have access?" At work we have a tool that allows for collaboration and transparancy, so we can all see what …

2020-09-22: It looks like Notion has added a form of bi-directional linking. that’s pretty exciting!

2020-09-22: I try doing this all the time. “If I were advising a friend, I’d say/ask…” Still isn’t …

2020-09-18: Current camera thoughts…the Sony A7c looks just what I want…but I can’t afford that. …

2020-09-18: My daughter has a runny nose and so can’t go to nursery. So today is going to be sticker books, …

2020-09-17: I tried to update my Apple Watch this morning. No space. Deleted some apps; still no space. Removed …

2020-09-15: Apple One… I’ve been really interested to see this. Before the whole Hey/Epic drama I was …

2020-09-14: I hate newbie shaming I really hate the culture of shaming newbies and amatures who try to copy something they see online …

2020-09-11: 🎵 Nocturne - Julian Lage

2020-09-11: The Dune trailer looks REALLY cool. I remember renting a set of old dune films from Blockbuster when …

2020-09-10: Three things that are making me happy A quick list of things that are making me happy. Feel free to steal this as a blogging prompt. 1. …

2020-09-10: Today I saw a bug on the ground that looked like one from animal crossing. I immediately felt a …

2020-09-08: In the last few weeks I’ve seen a few criticism of “critical race theory.” I had …

2020-09-08: Monteising the #Humblebrag 🔗 Why publishers and media organisations need to build communities — Media Sector > “LinkedIn’s …

2020-09-07: I’ve spent a while looking at new camera options and my conclusion is I have less idea what camera I …

2020-09-05: Just published this week’s Learn Create Share newsletter on Making time to reflect. Also anouncing …

2020-09-03: 🔗Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit is a Switch racer that uses RC cars - The Verge Mario Kart Live: …

2020-09-03: Micro blog is great…but logging to change a page is an invitation to get distracted in the …

2020-09-03: Hey remember the whole “I Wish I could connect my switch to my iPad because the screen is …

2020-09-03: Seriously considering camera options…there are so many good choices (which all have …

2020-09-02: 🔗 Apple more valuable than the entire FTSE 100 - BBC News The valuation of US tech giant Apple has …

2020-09-02: “Don’t wish your life away” I’ve heard this from a couple of people …

2020-09-02: The Inescapable Nature of US News “As a European, I’m getting increasingly tired of American influence, from media, …

2020-09-01: Future You Is Dumb (sorry!) Back when I was a teacher, we had to fill in a register and record of work. This helped other …

2020-09-01: Fairphone has announced the Fairphone 3+ as well as modules to upgrade the Fairphone 3. With Apple …

2020-08-31: Blessed are the Seekers of Justice and Peacemakers. ³Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven. ⁴Blessed are those who mourn, …

2020-08-30: I’ve delayed this weeks newsletter because of a case of chaos brain. I needed a few extra walks to …

2020-08-28: A Thought on Cancel Culture — There's a Lot We Don't See I’ve been thinking about this topic a lot and don’t have clear ideas. I both think that …

2020-08-28: It has been both a great week, and a really tough one. I feel inside-out because of the duplicity of …

2020-08-26: 🔗 Covid-19 is becoming less deadly in Europe but we don’t know why - New Scientist It is …

2020-08-26: “In Joe Biden’s America, socialist democrats will put poison in your morning coffee.”

2020-08-25: People who are interested in the micro brew club, can you get hold of a grimbergen blonde? Not the …

2020-08-24: Is there a micro beer club? Something like a group of people who like beer and try to find and try …

2020-08-21: Working on this week’s Learn Create Share newsletter. If you like books and free stuff…you’ll …

2020-08-21: My Obsidian database is starting to look cool.

2020-08-21: How to Be a Genius [It's Not What You Think] In Greek mythology, a genius wasn’t a person, it was a spirit who came and inspired the …

2020-08-21: My Simple Trick to Tackle Writers Block It never cease to amaze me how often I’m stuck, unable to start an article, section, or …

2020-08-21: Correct me if I’m wrong. Epic says that the issue with the App Store is you can’t sideload apps so …

2020-08-20: I’ve really been enjoying @Amit’s newsletter Slanted Nib you might too.

2020-08-19: I was thinking about the different “communities” on micro.blog I belong to. There are probably a …

2020-08-19: Today I realised that my company has a culture of not bringing up issues/ideas at a kick off …

2020-08-19: What is one thing you wish people knew about a topic you are passionate about?

2020-08-18: 🔗 The Big Three - The Accidental Creative The Big Three - The Accidental Creative > Keeping a shortlist of open creative loops in front of …

2020-08-18: Epic vs Apple thoughts: Whoever wins, we lose. Apple is in the wrong: the App Store needs to change. Epic’s solution does nothing for me as a …

2020-08-17: Technology provides fast and easy access to resources. That’s a great thing, but it has a …

2020-08-17: It’s alive! I launched a Learn Create Share Discord server where people can share their …

2020-08-15: Anyone know what on earth happened to day one’s activity feed? The location logging was so useful …

2020-08-15: A new edition of the Learn Create Share newsletter is about to be sent to press. Inside are - A book …

2020-08-13: Finally got round to writing a new sketchnote classroom blog post. When you should use text and when …

2020-08-13: 🔗 The Surface Duo, Microsoft’s first-ever Android phone, is $1,400 The Surface Duo, Microsoft’s first-ever Android phone, is $1,400 > A foldable can be a big-screen …

2020-08-13: I’m looking at setting up a private community. I’d like some private channels but also …

2020-08-12: 🔗The end of secularism is nigh - UnHerd The end of secularism is nigh - UnHerd All of which should serve as a wake-up call to the West that …

2020-08-12: That’s a nice style guide you’ve been working off for the last 10 months. It would be a …

2020-08-11: Finished reading: Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions by Brian Christian, …

2020-08-11: Is this a silly idea? Doing an Ask Me Anything for the next Learn Create Share newsletter? …

2020-08-10: I know a few MicroBlogranauts took part in a Christian survey on how Covid has affected their …

2020-08-10: Malcolm Gladwell on His Dad Asking Dumb Questions The Tim Ferriss Show Transcripts: Malcolm Gladwell (#168) > My dad is a great question asker. And …

2020-08-08: Putting the final touches on this week’s Learn Create Share newsletter including: - A book review …

2020-08-07: I have an alternative idea for all those people who can’t deal with wearing a mask…

2020-08-07: The theme of reconciliation has been on my mind a lot recently. Although I’ve been thinking …

2020-08-07: I’ve got my Roost stand and Anne pro keyboard back and all is right with the world.

2020-08-07: Must remember to send @gr36 his commission cheques for the two mentions inhis newsletter this week.

2020-08-06: Forgot my keys this morning. Just so happens to be the one day of the week when my wife is out till …

2020-08-06: 🔗 YouTube is experiencing an egregious bitcoin hack that no one is fixing - iMore YouTube is experiencing an egregious bitcoin hack that no one is fixing - iMore > Famed Apple …

2020-08-05: 🔗 Posing for selfies - Seth's Blog Posing for selfies - Seth’s Blog The irony is that the people we’re most likely to want to …

2020-08-05: A reflection on my reduction of podcast listening during the pandemic: It’s almost like I …

2020-08-04: A Case of Messy Head Now and then I get messy head. Where my brain seems to cycle through the million things I need to …

2020-08-04: 🎶 Joe Pass: Meditation

2020-08-03: A question for owners of smart speakers. Have you upgraded/replaced a smart speaker? Why did you do …

2020-08-03: 🎧 Ask Daily Stoic: Ryan and David Epstein Talk Range & Resilience 🎧 Ask Daily Stoic: Ryan and David Epstein Talk Range & Resilience A fun discovery having …

2020-08-03: Learn Create Share 19: Double Meanings A little later than I had hoped due to a longer car trip but …

2020-08-03: Here you go @patrickrhone six years of wear and tear. I’ve used the wrong polish, had a local …

2020-08-01: What’s that up in the sky? Oh wait, it’s some plasticine on a paint brush. #mbaug

2020-07-31: I got a Nintendo voucher for my birthday, what Switch games would you recommend? 🎮 Here’s what …

2020-07-30: 🎵 Desafinado: Stan Getz

2020-07-30: A List of Mentors Yesterday, I started a list of my mentors in Obsidian. This list is split in two, Long-term mentors …

2020-07-29: So after trying and failing to find a list of microblogranuts who run newsletters, I decided to …

2020-07-29: Anyone else been looking at some of the GPT-3 stuff? I keep seeing truly incredible applications. …

2020-07-29: Finished reading: Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World by David Epstein 📚

2020-07-29: 🎧 The Art of Manliness Podcast #628: The Rise of Secular Religion and the New Puritanism > In …

2020-07-28: 🔗 A look inside Paradise Street from Hoxton Mini Press 🔗 A look inside Paradise Street — Hoxton Mini Press > This week we’re looking inside …

2020-07-28: Ideally, intelectual sparring partners “hone each other’s arguments so that they are …

2020-07-27: Some thoughts on Substack - Yeah...it's okay Greg Morris asked for my opinion on Substack as I have been using it for my newsletter Learn Create …

2020-07-27: Finished Listening 🎧: The New Testament in Its World Audio Lectures by N.T. Wright & Michael …

2020-07-27: Welp. Looks like my edited post won’t update :S and is now just “T”.

2020-07-27: The em-dash is a fantastic piece of punctuation but it’s okay to still use commas and even …

2020-07-27: 🔗 The 80 best single-operator newsletters I’ve seen this list a couple of times in the last …

2020-07-27: Back in the office for the first time in four…five months? I really can’t remember. …

2020-07-26: Me: I know how to use excel. 5 mins later Me: Why can’t I make this pivot table do what I want!

2020-07-26: Learn Create Share edition 18 is flying across the internet searching for a nest in your inbox. 🦅 …

2020-07-25: Played around with a new profile in procreate yesterday. I kind of like it.

2020-07-24: There are certain accusations to which there is no good response. - “When did you stop beating …

2020-07-24: Does Zoom still have security issues and what alternatives are worth investigating?

2020-07-23: “Friends don’t let friends measure Page Views. Ever.”

2020-07-23: I seem to have shifted my note taking habits while sat at my desk. I’ve gone from taking …

2020-07-23: 5 MicroBlog plugin ideas I’m not a developer and I suspect that some of these might not be possible/easy to do, still …

2020-07-22: Hell Yes I'll buy Derek Sivers New Book Derek Sivers new book — Hell Yeah or No — is now live on his site. You can only buy it through him …

2020-07-22: “Let’s run a survey,” he said. “We could see some interesting …

2020-07-21: But I’m a millenial and discovered Hallelujah from Jeff. twitter

2020-07-21: When you notice a typo as soon as you’ve hit send 🤦‍♂️

2020-07-20: 🔗 40 Journalism Tips by Poynter > Don’t let the powerful answer in the passive voice …

2020-07-20: The next edition of Learn Create Share is basically ready to go. I just need to get a post up on …

2020-07-20: I need one more referral to get the additional Morning Brew newsletter. So sign up if you’re …

2020-07-18: 🔗The company isn’t a family - Signal v. Noise The best companies aren’t families. They’re …

2020-07-18: So, I decided to try writing a post for microblog using scribble. It’s okay, but editing is a …

2020-07-17: When you realise that although there is an external problem, the greater problem has been your …

2020-07-17: 🔗 UK may already have enough herd immunity to prevent a second wave study says I keep hearing …

2020-07-16: 🔗The Covid Pandemic Has Changed Our Sleep. Here's How - Jeff Huang The Covid Pandemic Has Changed Our Sleep - Jeff Huang > The coronavirus pandemic has …

2020-07-16: The never ending quest for the best note system There are three note applications and systems on my mind at the moment. 1. Evernote Old faithful. …

2020-07-16: My wife and I finished watching Snowpiercer season 1 yesterday. We enjoyed it even though the blood …

2020-07-15: 🔗 The forgotten political roots of Bridge over Troubled Water - BBC Culture The forgotten political roots of Bridge over Troubled Water - BBC Culture Simon talked about using …

2020-07-15: 🎵 Mike Love Playing Bridge Over Trouble Water on a Baratone Ukulele 📽 Mike Love Playing Bridge Over Trouble Water on a Baratone Ukulele And here’s a Telegraph …

2020-07-14: An alternative business model for Twitter: buy credits and use them everytime you want to edit a …

2020-07-13: Putting the final touches on this week’s Learn Create Share newsletter this week’s has …

2020-07-11: Creep is my imposter syndrome song.

2020-07-11: “Have holy curiosity” I had completely forgotten about the gems in mastery. I read it about five …

2020-07-11: I remember hearing about virtue signaling four years ago and thinking it was a great phrase that …

2020-07-11: Downloaded iOS 14 beta. I really wish there were more widgets (of course there’s no carrot weather …

2020-07-10: Back after a holiday. Though I have today off as well (mostly for child care). I’ve decided to move …

2020-07-07: Saw a beer ad which made me want to make my own in procreate. Getting the lighting, shadows and 3D …

2020-07-06: Finished reading 📚: Life Together: The Classic Exploration of Christian in Community: Dietrich …

2020-07-05: Stuff about learning how to learn is all well and good…but it’s good to learn about things which …

2020-07-03: Started reading 📚: Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions: Brian Christian, …

2020-07-03: Finished Reading 📚: The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry: How to Stay Emotionally Healthy and …

2020-07-03: I’ve heard that a person can lend their kindle books to someone else. Today I investigated and it …

2020-07-03: Just getting ready to publish an edition of the learn, create, share newsletter. If you like …

2020-07-02: The Transfiguration Sketchnote I’ve been taking an intro to the New Testament class for the last couple of months. During that time …

2020-07-01: Basically, why I sketchnote…although I don’t do the science experiments.

2020-07-01: What’s the best book (fiction, non-fiction) you’ve read this year? What did you like about it?

2020-06-30: 🔗 Cancel culture and the dividing line in the human heart A twitter thread worth reading. Although …

2020-06-30: An unexpectedly good work day today. I thought it would be extremely busy but it turned out to be …

2020-06-30: It’s the last day of June so I’m about to remove my 90% discount on 30 Creative Prompts for …

2020-06-29: Do I have any copywriting friends on MicroBlog? I’d like to ask you a couple of questions.

2020-06-28: Trump retweeted a supporter saying “white power”. . This is surprising because it’s so out of …

2020-06-27: Me: I know! I’ll make an avatar like @maique made for @gabz My daughter: duckie! Me: well, I guess …

2020-06-27: The Learn Create Share newsletter is back! For the first time in ages, I sent out an edition of the …

2020-06-26: Christian friends on microblog I’d love your help with this survey on how covid has affected …

2020-06-26: Listening to ATP confirmed one of my suspicions about the Big Sur design; It looks like it’s …

2020-06-26: Have you noticed any actions or circumstance that tends to lead to you having a productive day? An …

2020-06-25: The Easiest to Use I’m weighing up three different email newsletter services. I realy can’t choose. And …

2020-06-25: Do something once, it’s an experiment. 🧪 Do something twice, it’s a streak ✅✅ Do …

2020-06-24: That's Not My MacBook I was reading my daughter “that’s not my owl” and started to wonder what a version for adults …

2020-06-24: Wife: “what’s ‘hamas’?” Me: “It’s pyjamas.” I’m a skilled baby English translator.

2020-06-24: iOS 14 beta question. Can you change the default music app? Asking for me.

2020-06-24: A little challenge for all the corporate slaves out there. Find the best example of businessease and …

2020-06-24: People who are running big sur. Do those new rounded corner menu buttons look like they’d be easier …

2020-06-23: A simple writing tip: adjectives and adverbs are lazy Avoid adjectives and adverbs. Choose precise verbs and nouns. Yes, there is adjectives in this tip, …

2020-06-23: Welcome to beta season, where all we can talk about is the beta I really hate that the next couple of months of Apple podcasts will be almost completely about …

2020-06-22: Chris a couple of years ago “I’ll never download the iOS beta again.” Apple this year “Oh really.”

2020-06-22: Apple finally approved updates for Hey without IAP lets hope this is a step forward and not just a …

2020-06-22: WWDC Hopes And Wishes 💻 Dear Tim Cook Clause, This year I’d like… iOS updates Fix whatever the hell happened …

2020-06-21: Microblogranuts, I really recommend checking out @cm ‘s newsletter I think you’ll enjoy it.

2020-06-21: Took a photo walk down memory lane. I used to live just around the corner and take photos here …

2020-06-20: 100 books you should read Any 100 books you are interested in. If you don’t like a “must read book”, …

2020-06-18: I took a day of child care leave with my daughter today and we took picture of duckies in the …

2020-06-18: Not good Apple. Not good at all. I honestly can’t believe Apple’s attitude to Hey. I really hope this is one or two people in Apple …

2020-06-18: Something I need to do more. A procreate creation

2020-06-17: Some illogical camera upgrade thoughts I really want a new camera…I really don’t need a new camera but I want one. Features I …

2020-06-15: Some unsolicitated suggestions: - This place the MicroBlogroverse or MBU. - Users are Microbloganuts

2020-06-15: Sketchnoting a live talk isn’t easy. Here are 6 tips to keep up with any talk, even if Lorelai …

2020-06-15: My daughter requested two “doddies” so we played with some watercolours and ink.

2020-06-12: “Can you make it shorter, but also add more details.” 👆 This is basically my life.

2020-06-11: Today’s hike lead to some experiments with macro photography. Much to learn.

2020-06-11: The Ricoh gr iii street edition. Because when you shoot street photography you really want your …

2020-06-08: Daughter tries to take MacBook off the desk, realises it’s heavy and starts crying. My wife …

2020-06-08: A walk after the rain

2020-06-06: 30 Creative Prompts — activities to get you exercising your creative muscles I didn’t feel like sharing this earlier in the week with everything going on but I made a little …

2020-06-05: What if Roam was local first and used plain text files? Maybe Obsidian is that app. - Video overview …

2020-06-04: Currently Reading 📚: A Meal with Jesus – Tim Chester

2020-06-04: Finished reading 📚:Marketing Made Simple: A Step-by-Step StoryBrand Guide for Any Business – …

2020-06-03: When people use Martin Luther King Jr‘s peaceful protests as a rebuke of the current protests, it’s …

2020-06-03: For some reason my daughter keeps asking me to draw penguins for her. So here are some penguin …

2020-06-03: Twinkies don't exist (spoiler, it's not about twinkies) I’ve never seen a twinky, so they can’t exist. Sure, sometimes one appears on TV in a …

2020-06-02: 4 Hand Lettering books I’ve bought and found useful. The first is the best in my opinion.

2020-06-01: Not to speak is to speak. “Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to …

2020-05-31: 🔗 Expert sandwich tips that will change your lunches for ever - BBC Food 🔗 Expert sandwich tips that will change your lunches for ever - BBC Food Got to try some of these!

2020-05-30: So we almost had a drive in with a lorry this morning. He saw us on the main road and for some …

2020-05-28: Yesterday I thought it was Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at different points of the day…so …

2020-05-27: “The great thing, if one can, is to stop regarding all the unpleasant things as interruptions of …

2020-05-26: I wonder how many memes I could get out of this political crisis.

2020-05-24: I made another meme. British Politics, the gift that keeps on giving.

2020-05-23: Asking for a friend (literally), is it possible to use the Apple Watch cellular without a phone?

2020-05-23: “Toilet paper hoarders” would be a good punk band name. Yes, this idea is a month or two too late.

2020-05-22: May Micro 📖 recommendation: On Writing Well This was the most influencial book on my writing. The …

2020-05-21: Great focused device / Great distraction device The iPad is both a great focusing device — it heavily favours one app at a time — and a great …

2020-05-21: May Micro 📖 Challange: How to think by @ayjay I went a bit meta in recommending a book by a micro …

2020-05-21: Okay, I'll try speed reading. My wife has a growing interesting in speed reading and related rapid learning techniques. I was …

2020-05-20: May micro challenge 📚 2 Atomic Habits This was one of the books that restarted my reading habit last year. Perhaps that’s not …

2020-05-19: I really like drawing with my daughter

2020-05-19: Micro May Challenge Book Recommendation 1: Celebration of Discipline 📖 Celebration of Discipline is Richard Foster’s classic look into the timeliess Christian …

2020-05-18: I don’t really think I can draw well. I mean, I can draw better than my nearly 2-year old …

2020-05-17: I turned an idea from James Clear’s newsletter this week into a handlettering on procreate on the …

2020-05-17: I’m really surprised that iOS doesn’t have an ambient lockscreen option. It seems like an easy …

2020-05-15: ‪I’m slightly afraid that today will be my supervillain origin story where I become Mr …

2020-05-15: Today I’ve seen one of the strongest cases for hiring for attitude and not knowledge.

2020-05-14: My right wrist is a little painful so I drew a picture with my left. It was kind of fun.

2020-05-14: So there’s a global conspiracy to unleash a pandemic to place chips in people but the same people …

2020-05-14: When everything is urgent and a priority, nothing is. Not inspired by current life circumstances or …

2020-05-13: Yellow. Is it me your looking for? (May Micro challenge photo 3 📸)

2020-05-13: Just had a new task assigned to me which totally “isn’t my job” and is also …

2020-05-12: Orange you glad you have a good notebook…and pen.

2020-05-12: Being a Non-Expert in a World of Gurus Rocks! I am not an expert. I’m not incompetent in many areas either, but I’m definitely not an …

2020-05-11: a quarantine blackout

2020-05-11: 4 ways to add shadows to sketchnote icons (plus multi-hit combo!) Last week I decided to try out the …

2020-05-11: Micro photo challenge: I have read this book 📸

2020-05-09: For some reason my daughter has fallen in love with “penwin!” So here’s a procreate penguin drawing …

2020-05-08: “Just keep swimming.” - Dory 💬

2020-05-07: Iain Broome’s newsletter, Unsplash is a delightful read and his desk picture in this edition …

2020-05-07: “You think effectiveness with people and efficiency with things” - Steven Covey. 💬 This quote was a …

2020-05-06: Investing in my health I haven’t had the easiest transition in the work from home, lockdown lifestyle caused by the …

2020-05-06: The shift to 100% remote working has been very difficult for me but I know that I won’t be going …

2020-05-06: Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that’s the stuff life is made.” - Benjamin …

2020-05-05: There may be 50 ways to leave your lover…here are 7 ways to start a notebook.

2020-05-05: Me: I’m fed up of managing books, I should focus on electronic copies and not paper versions. …

2020-05-05: Micro quote two: happy revenge of the fifth.

2020-05-04: “Not all those who wander are lost” - J.R.R. Tolkien (yes, I’m going to play with some calligraphy …

2020-05-02: iPhone photo. Not my normal editing style but I felt like a more HDR type version.

2020-05-01: It’s a public holiday here in Poland so I have decided to do a fresh mac install and actually set up …

2020-05-01: 🔗 Shipping The First Version of Ghost - Twitter Dashboard was a technically unviable photoshop mockup that was very easy to kill. We had to choose …

2020-04-30: If you get some 1-star feedback and feel down, check out the 1-star amazon reviews of one of your …

2020-04-29: I’m trying out the lofree Keyboard again and it’s better than I remembered.

2020-04-29: Excpectation: I’m going to wake up a 6am and do some writing like every morning this week …

2020-04-29: Sit down. Write whole post. Sit back. That’s terrible. Start again from scratch…Okay, …

2020-04-28: Play with shadows for Sketchnoting icons. There’s a video on Instagram

2020-04-28: What sketchnote course would you like to see next? I’m starting to think about making a new sketchnote course so if that’s something you …

2020-04-27: 🎥 Eleanor Rigby” ukulele instrumental by David Beckingham (there’s a link to the tab in the …

2020-04-26: My wife made pão de deus and they are heavenly.

2020-04-26: Sometimes I ponder the deeper questions of life. Like which cheese is best for a toastie and how can …

2020-04-25: Feature idea for a micro blog client: pick times to get notifications. Let’s say you want …

2020-04-25: How does one cross their animals. Asking for a friend.

2020-04-24: Look ma, I made a meme.

2020-04-23: I’m not certain but I think my daughter finds it more difficult to understand that there are …

2020-04-22: I’m working from home in sweatpants/trackie bottoms and I feel like a king. I feel like …

2020-04-21: A 10-Second and 10-Minute Impression of Using a Mouse with an iPad I had a quick play with my work mouse (an HP of some sort) on my iPad yesterday. - 10-second …

2020-04-21: I made a meme.

2020-04-20: A Couple of Revelations Connected with Work I had a few real moments of revelation over the weekend. 1. Work needs to fit my life, not my life …

2020-04-20: I see from CJ Chilver’s newsletter that he is preparing to move to Ghost… It seems like …

2020-04-20: Over the weekend I cracked (or perhaps it was my back) and now I’m looking at desk options for …

2020-04-17: Spend last night in hospital and just got home. Apart from my slight caffeine withdrawal headache I …

2020-04-15: The new iPhone SE, but in the iPhone 5s body. If only.

2020-04-15: Person: “When people say I can’t afford to, I say you can’t afford not to” …

2020-04-14: Oh digital ocean has a fathom analytics droplet…and I have credit that will probably just go …

2020-04-14: Reconsidering things Things I’m currently reconsidering - my blog hosting platform (I’ve been playing with …

2020-04-13: We’re in the endgame now.

2020-04-13: Public holiday. Family game time.

2020-04-12: Good morning. Both I and Christ are risen today.

2020-04-09: Sometimes work from home is fantastic. Today is not one of those days.

2020-04-09: A Rhubarbary “an enviornment where it is more important to look like you are working than actually getting …

2020-04-08: Note to self: Remember to spend more time doing the thing, than talking about/thinking about/ …

2020-04-08: Really enjoyed this week’s micro cast. It reminded me of how I set up automatical categories …

2020-04-07: Friends with Logos, what package did you get (and why) including if you got a specific stream.

2020-04-06: Keeping up with the Internet Joneses One of the dangers elements of the Internet is that “Keeping up with Joneses” can be …

2020-04-05: Me: “I am happy with my blogging system and should focus more on writing than tinkering with my …

2020-04-04: Imaginary Apple device idea: Apple Studio - Microsoft studio form factor - ARM processor - runs …

2020-04-03: We finally pushed our website update today at work. It was a tonne of work and setbacks but I’m glad …

2020-04-03: You can have two iA Writer tabs on the iPad. Nice 😎 (but part of me still misses Ulysses)

2020-04-02: When Idris Elba first turned up in the office, I kind of hoped it was somehow really Stringer Bell …

2020-04-02: My kingdom for a good research tool Starting some new studies1. Now what tool should I use to save notes and research 🤔. Needs to work …

2020-04-01: I’m working at the computer as my daughter says the Polish word for poo-poo over and over …

2020-03-31: Today I discovered, Betteridge’s law of headlines.: any headline that ends in a questionmark …

2020-03-31: Dalgona coffee. This has poped up on my social feeds a few times recently. Has anyone tried one? …

2020-03-30: Me: “If I leave a note saying this section is for quotes and use a really obvious placeholder …

2020-03-27: Taking a course on what you teach I used to find it really strange how often I’d see someone taking a course and they’d …

2020-03-26: I’m on an enterprise website doing some research. I’m pressing on the filter buttons and it …

2020-03-25: One of the best decisions I made in following tech stuff is to just not care about rumours. Well, …

2020-03-20: scribd (the netflix of books and audiobooks) have a 30 day offer for new users during COVID-19 but …

2020-03-19: 🎵 Ben Gibbard: Live From Home (3/18/20)

2020-03-18: I wonder how often the average iPad pro user will touch the screen after these new keyboards? Some …

2020-03-18: There are certain podcasters who I occasionally think of sending a tweet to… then I think …

2020-03-18: … I want the new iPad …I probably can’t afford the new iPad… 😢

2020-03-18: 30 days of sketchnoting the course is live To give people (and myself) something to do during self-isolation/social distancing or whatever, I …

2020-03-17: Started reading Marketing Made Simple: A Step-by-Step StoryBrand Guide for Any Business: Miller, …

2020-03-17: I know this is probably a bias perspective and not accurate but this is how I feel during this time. …

2020-03-16: Me: “a couple of quick questions [insert a long list of questions]”

2020-03-15: Pro tip: make sure you never end up in a “prisoner’s dilemma” situation with any of your friends who …

2020-03-13: Locked in

2020-03-12: Hillarious landing page 👉 “Yet another collaboration tool: Claims to be all-in-one, is …

2020-03-11: So my office has now introduced a manditory work from home policy till the end of the month. …

2020-03-11: Sometimes doing keyword research leads to some very sad discoveries in common questions. And …

2020-03-09: Answer the question. I got to take part in some interviews today. I asked what aspect of their work they enjoyed the most …

2020-03-05: Just discovered a site which appears to update the published date for all its content (or they …

2020-03-04: Wow, I didn’t expect Biden to do well at all (which shows how little I know about US …

2020-03-03: No, your "brilliant guest post" isn't right for me I get a couple of emails a week with content people want me to share on a site I’m connected …

2020-03-02: (WIP idea) Two kinds of leadership 1. Mentor - helps the mentee become less dependent and grow. 2. …

2020-03-02: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 30: Vision

2020-03-01: Finished reading Ego Is the Enemy: Ryan Holiday 📚

2020-02-29: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 29: leap (First or maybe second time using an old photo)

2020-02-29: I thought I had unlocked the “bring child in from a car seat without waking her or him” achievement …

2020-02-28: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 28: below

2020-02-28: today was the second time I’ve used a placeholder name at work (this time John Smith) and …

2020-02-28: I just made the classic mistake of answering the question I wanted/though was being asked. Luckily I …

2020-02-27: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 27: together

2020-02-27: iPadOS has been out for five months now. I think the “desktop class browser” May have created as …

2020-02-26: Camera 📸 Feb photoblogging day 26: Escape

2020-02-26: FINE! I’ll try Notion.

2020-02-25: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 24: hurdle It hasn’t been an easy day at work. I’ve face a few barriers from …

2020-02-24: Camera 📸 Feb photoblogging day 24: double (I feel like this could be my album cover).

2020-02-24: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 23: station

2020-02-23: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 22: spectacle

2020-02-22: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 21: progress Yes, she’s getting better at drawing. I wish it wasn’t on the …

2020-02-20: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 20: scale Because I won’t want to step on one after this.

2020-02-20: Third donut of the day. This one is chocolate covered with a kind of custard-cream (budding if you …

2020-02-20: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 19: Space Second donut to occupy my work space.

2020-02-20: Tłusty Czwartek! That snuck up on me. Time for some pączki!

2020-02-19: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 18: oppose (I really struggle with this one)

2020-02-19: my MacBook is coming up to 7 years old. Last year it started to show some signs of its age (the …

2020-02-18: 🔗 Top Shots From the 2019 International Landscape Photographer of the Year 📷 Some of these are just …

2020-02-18: Treating other people's time as valuable I try to treat everyone’s time at work as valuable. If there is something I can probably find …

2020-02-17: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 17: cool

2020-02-16: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 16: rest

2020-02-16: I’ve made a collection of free online courses to help people start sketchnoting. I’d …

2020-02-15: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 15: balance

2020-02-14: Feb photoblogging day 14: warmth

2020-02-14: I’m fairly sure I use about five PDF apps and I use each one differently as each one is …

2020-02-13: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 13: Rise

2020-02-12: Em dashes on the web: Chicago confusion I just saw an example of Chicago style em dash format on the web (no spaces between words). …

2020-02-12: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 12: attachment

2020-02-11: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 11: Plain.

2020-02-11: A Quick Thought on Focal Lengths in Street Photography Generally, the more populous the area you are shooting in, the wider focal length you want. - Centre …

2020-02-11: 🔗 Incorrect Use of “As Such” I had an editor tell me off for this mistake all the time …

2020-02-10: I always intend to take a selfie pre and post haircut…and ALWAYS forget to do so prior.

2020-02-10: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 10: sign (A sign of things to come)

2020-02-09: My iPad has gone bad. It’s killing safari tabs and background apps all the time. It almost seems to …

2020-02-09: 📸 Feb photo blogging day 9: Lull Every Sunday I listen to the radio program “Siesta” on Polish radio …

2020-02-08: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 8: contrast

2020-02-08: It took a while but I finally fixed my om-d em-1. The shutter issue seemed to be connected to the SD …

2020-02-07: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 7: Above

2020-02-06: I had an ambition idea for today’s photo challenge. it didnt happen, but it was still fun to …

2020-02-06: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 6: plant

2020-02-05: 📸 Feb photoblogging day 5: hide

2020-02-05: Current favourite YouTube channel. Steve O’nions. Fantastic photogapher in Wales who takes …

2020-02-05: Today is not a good day: anxious, issues at work, hard to concentrate. Today is a good day: a new …

2020-02-04: Oh boy, Fujifilm just announced the x100v and it answers my main wishes… i had been debating …

2020-02-04: 📸 Feb photoblogging challenge day 4: spot

2020-02-03: A photo tribute to Europe I put together a collection of my favourite pictures (and some old …

2020-02-03: Dear Aspiring Writer. Keep Going. I’ve seen some writing from aspiring writers which makes me roll my eyes (and some from …

2020-02-03: Feb photoblogging 📸 day 3: reflect Philippians 4:18 > “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever …

2020-02-02: 📸 February photoblogging day 2: sight

2020-02-02: February photoblogging day 1: open. I went to the nearby playground with my daughter. There was no …

2020-02-01: Krakow Płaszow on cheap film with a Mju ii and bright sunlight.

2020-02-01: This would have worked better in colour I suspect. Krakus mount in Krakow in the distance. …

2020-01-31: Had to come up with a new name for a product (the last one was taken) and managed it in just under …

2020-01-30: just got two rolls of film back from the lab. one 35mm in black and white (on an olympus mju ii) and …

2020-01-30: 🔗 The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up (Your Writing) The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up (Your Writing) Go a week without • very • rather • really • …

2020-01-30: “Avoid the passive voice” is one of those bits of well-known writng advice that can go …

2020-01-29: Photo experiments on the train to Warsaw

2020-01-28: The palace of science and culture in Warsaw.

2020-01-27: 🎥 Matt Day: Shooting Ilford’s NEW Ortho Plus | First Impressions! A new Black and White film from …

2020-01-26: Finished Reading : Morning Star by Pierce Brown.. 📚

2020-01-26: We’ve just got home to our little flat in Wieliczka after a wonderful weekend in Warsaw - including …

2020-01-25: On the train to Warsaw 🚊

2020-01-23: Just had a nice email at work, so I saved it to my “praise” collection.

2020-01-23: I’ve always felt conflicted about Bruce Guilden’s photography, but the interview with …

2020-01-22: Another “urban sketching” experiment (I used a photo as it’s cold and I have a kid at home!) I made …

2020-01-22: One thing I wish was better with MB-hosted Micro.blogs...but then again I really like MB-hosted micro.blog for the simplicity of publishing…but it’s not that …

2020-01-21: Podcast idea: Coffee conversation No, it’s not a podcast about coffee…well not direclty. Here’s the pitch: I meet …

2020-01-21: I’m very excited about the possible Polish Micro Meetup this weekend in Warsaw.

2020-01-20: Atomic Habits (Affiliate link) Is only 99p today in the UK kindle store. I just grabbed a copy even …

2020-01-19: Will the HomePod Ever Get an Update? The HomePod is coming up on two years old, it had an A8 …

2020-01-18:

2020-01-17: The best way to notice a mistake is to call a file “Final” or publish something. …

2020-01-16: 🎧 Dealing With Difficult People at Work - The Accidental Creative Podcast Unfortunately, this is …

2020-01-16: 📸 A new Photo story: A trip to snowy Zakopane.

2020-01-16: It’s take film to get developed day.

2020-01-15: Updated and simplified my now page. It was growing and growing so I’ve cut it back. Which is funny …

2020-01-14: I don’t share many photos of my daughter but I’ll share this one. From our trip to Zakopane.

2020-01-13: 🎵 Jamie Callum - Hey Ma (Bon Iver cover)

2020-01-13: 🎥 Why We Still Love Film: Analog Photography in the Digital Age | NBC Left Field 🎥 Why We Still Love Film: Analog Photography in the Digital Age | NBC Left Field As someone who …

2020-01-13: I discovered that I didn’t transfer any email subscribers to substack when I made a newsletter …

2020-01-12: I got Pixelmator Photo for the iPad when it was on sales for free last year. I didn’t think I needed …

2020-01-10: When you see an email from a blogger and you know that although it’s talking about something …

2020-01-10: I keep seeing people talk about Matthew Walker’s book on Sleep…It’s worth …

2020-01-09: My new Anne Pro 2 in all its RGB goodness.

2020-01-07: We were in Zakopane this weekend and I tried my hand at urban sketching. It’s amazing how a few …

2020-01-05: A very light, easy to drink beer.

2020-01-02: A reminder of Julia Skott’s great idea from last year. Resolution Bingo.

2020-01-02: MyWay2020 - a free year planner from Readdle Something you might find interesting.

2020-01-02: I’m thinking of getting an ebook reader with an e-ink display. I think I’d like one that …

2020-01-02: 🔗 Dark Patterns Website Dark Patterns Website > Dark Patterns are tricks used in websites and apps that make you do …

2020-01-01: Why I like and don't like yearly themes I’m sure the idea existed before but cortex seems to be the chief propagator or the yearly …

2019-12-28: I decided to revisit my old photoblog and start doing something a bit different. On the farm.

2019-12-28: I have about 20gb free space on my iPhone but photos says I don’t have enough space on my phone to …

2019-12-25: Merry Christmas everyone

2019-12-23: I took my Ricoh GR with me on this family trip (and iPhone XS of course). In hindsight, I should …

2019-12-23: I’m deeply disturbed by the rise in racists abuse at football games across Europe. Part of me …

2019-12-21: Farm selfie

2019-12-21: I’m thinking of sharing a bit more of my photography with some stories about taking photos (and …

2019-12-20: When you read a chapter of a book and then draw this…I’m okay. Promise.

2019-12-18: Maybe minimalism isn't enough. I’ve noticed that a lot of people who are “minimalists” go through a familiar …

2019-12-16: Evergreen creator recommendations? Are there any bloggers or content producers who you have followed for more than a couple of years …

2019-12-16: 🎶 It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine) 🎵 Not sure why, but I feel like …

2019-12-16: Just updated my reading log and it seems I’ve read 16 books this year…I think there may …

2019-12-09: I ordered a new clicky clacky keyboard. I guess I’m going to sell my LoFree, it has a sticky …

2019-12-08: I broke out my little watercolour set this morning to make a picture of my daughter. Still getting …

2019-12-06: I’ve been trying to use iA writer on everything I use and Typora on my work PC so I can jot down …

2019-12-05: US vs UK style guide wars: Episode III Em dashes look better than en dashes when used for …

2019-12-05: Thought for myself this morning: When you feel jealous, be generous. (not sure how good this advice …

2019-12-04: Group Chat rules - XKCD > 2. Show you care by triming the tracking junk off links you paste. …

2019-12-04: Playing around with Substack in comparison with Revue. The substack concept is interesting …

2019-12-03: Company values I’ve been working on some company value statements. They’re great things and I really …

2019-12-02: There are some very useful TextExpander public groups…

2019-12-01: Reading Golden Son and keep thinking “Well that escalated quickly.”

2019-11-29: 🔗 Fiona Hill, Boris Johnson and the tyranny of the plummy British accent - FT Fiona Hill, Boris Johnson and the tyranny of the plummy British accent - from the Financial Times …

2019-11-29: Also this week’s Learn Create Share newsletter is out and it’s all about BlackInkFriday …

2019-11-29: I busted out the pentel brush pen for #blackinkfriday five free Black Friday alternative activities.

2019-11-28: .. maybe I should move my newsletter to Substack…Maybe I should just write something for my …

2019-11-28: How 10 Famous Artists Would Plate Thanksgiving Dinner - Colossal How 10 Famous Artists Would Plate Thanksgiving Dinner > In this fun series of photos titled …

2019-11-28: How Ryan Holiday Reads - YouTube 🎥 How Ryan Holiday Reads - YouTube > When I see a copy of one of my books and it’s filled …

2019-11-27: So I had a random idea… #BlackInkFriday a sketchnote alternative to Black Friday. Who’s in?

2019-11-27: I really like playing with procreate.

2019-11-26: … I think my Olympus OM-D EM-1’s shutter is stuck… not good bob.

2019-11-23: Yesterday evening I finished a new, free mini-course on sketchnoting. Introducing “How to sketchnote …

2019-11-22: Someone turned Trumps note into a Ramones song. It’s amazing.

2019-11-20: Unhappy at home, unhappy in Rome. Today, I was reminded of Adam Sandler’s SNL sketch where he is a travel agent who basically says his …

2019-11-20: I’ve read a whole load more this year and it’s been one of the best changes I’ve …

2019-11-19: When I see a controversial headline and I’m not sure if it’s clickbait and so I don’t want to reward …

2019-11-19: 🔗 The secret life of nuns - BBC Reel Very interesting topic and photographic style. The …

2019-11-18: Started Reading : Golden Son: Pierce Brown 📚

2019-11-18: What is something you’ve changed your mind on? An minor one I can think of: I used to think …

2019-11-18: I’d love to add some filters to my reading log page. Something that would people hide …

2019-11-18: I’m really enjoying using Stoop for newsletters…but I wonder if setting up a specific …

2019-11-18: Morning reading from Ego Is the Enemy by Ryan Holiday. 1. It’s impossible to learn what you “already …

2019-11-17: I used ferrite with a bluetooth keyboard for the first time today. It’s even better!

2019-11-15: I made a “Hawaii at night” inspired IPhone Wallpaper. Feel free to download if you fancy.

2019-11-15: 🔗 Desirable difficulties — Wikipedia 🔗 Desirable difficulties from Wikipedia > A desirable difficulty is a learning task that requires …

2019-11-15: 🔗Pokémon Designer Shares Special Artwork To Celebrate The Release Of Sword And Shield - Nintendo …

2019-11-15: This feels an appropriate for this week

2019-11-14: “James Kerr portrays the team tidying up the locker room after a game in his book, Legacy: …

2019-11-13: “To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, nor even to found a school…it is to …

2019-11-13: I’m reminded of Derek Sivers’s brilliant TED talk: keep your goals to yourself. Talk can …

2019-11-12: Facebook for iOS uses your camera whilst you scroll your feed - iMore The issue has come to light …

2019-11-10: A question for IPad Pro with USB-C owners. If you use a dongle to connect to external storage, do …

2019-11-08: Good morning

2019-11-07: Had a go at recreating the classic Obama portrait.

2019-11-07: Updated my Now page and preparing for my next email newsletter.

2019-11-06: Reference Your Sources and Inspiration I disagree with Derek Sivers. In fact, that sentence is my rebellion. He suggested that quoting is …

2019-11-06: …so the argument for paid Facebook ads is that the Facebook algorithm favours inflammatory …

2019-11-06: New notebook orded. I only had two pages left in my old one and not having a replacement ready made …

2019-11-05: I think Apple should have moved to USB C all the things this year. I was at my in laws house this …

2019-11-05: When you see a big list of features. Look at the ones in the middle. Often these are the most boring …

2019-11-04: Just start (even if you only have five minutes) “I only have fifteen minutes. I can’t finish this task, so I won’t start.” …

2019-11-04: Okay…let’s see what this is like (me photoshop/lightroom subscription runs out in February. I …

2019-11-03: A time to rest Today, we went to the countryside and cooked sausages over a fire. Not much around, very poor phone …

2019-11-03: Finished Reading : Red Rising: Pierce Brown 📚

2019-11-02: There's Never Been a Better Time to Be a Creator Last week I had an impromptu task at work that is the kind of thing I love about my job. I was asked …

2019-11-01: 🔗Inktober 2019 timelaps Okay, it’s not every picture I made but I thought I’d combine all the little …

2019-11-01: Be kind to yourself I just completed the inktober challenge yesterday and I’m about to embark upon the …

2019-10-31: Inktober day 31: Ripe. Just in time for Halloween.

2019-10-31: Inktober day 39: catch (red handed)

2019-10-31: On Small Phones In some ways, I miss my iPhone SE. With the renewed rumours of an iPhone SE 2 (fool me once…) …

2019-10-31: 🔗 There are six seasons instead of four — Kottke 🔗 Kurt Vonnegut quoted by Jason Kottke > Here is the truth about the seasons: Spring is May and …

2019-10-29: Inktober day 29: Injured… ego

2019-10-29: Just updated my theme so the homepage only shows longer posts and pictures…You can still see …

2019-10-29: I was starting to regret moving from Ulysses to iA Writer but then I set up Typora to access my iA …

2019-10-28: Inktober day 28: ride… the lightning

2019-10-28: Started Reading : Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World - David Epstein 📚

2019-10-28: 🔗 Humans.fyi - A website all about personal websites designed by humans A very cool site with some …

2019-10-28: 🔗 Coming in November: 30 Practical Tactics to Decrease Your Anxiety — CJ Chilvers 🔗 Coming in November: 30 Practical Tactics to Decrease Your Anxiety — CJ Chilvers > I’m going to …

2019-10-27: Inktober day 27: coat (of arms)

2019-10-26: Inktober day 26: (something something) Dark side

2019-10-26: Idea for a pub: Beerilliant.

2019-10-25: Inktober day 25: (this is a) tasty (burger)

2019-10-25: “You see how much time you have,” Gustie Herrigel writes in Zen in The Art of Flower …

2019-10-25: I'm an Unprofessional Blogger About 10 years ago, I wanted to be a professional blogger. Now I’m happy to be an …

2019-10-25: Good morning.

2019-10-24: Inktober: Dizzy Gillespie.think I did a better job than Louis Armstrong but still could be better.

2019-10-24: I just scheduled a new edition of my newsletter for tomorrow morning. 📧 See past editions and sign …

2019-10-24: Goodbye Apple UK, Hello Apple Poland. Well I finally did it. I switched from my UK based Apple iTunes account to a Polish based one. A …

2019-10-23: Inktober day 23: (the) Ancient (one)

2019-10-23: 🔗 The Phone Foyer Method — Cal Newport The Phone Foyer Method When you get home after work, you put …

2019-10-23: Hey fellow imposter syndrome sufferers 👋. Just a reminder of a simple thing that can really help at …

2019-10-23: Stay Curious — Advice to Myself My Daughter doesn’t need this advice. She’s just turned 14 months old and she is the …

2019-10-22: Inktober day 22: Ghost

2019-10-22: 🔗 Mu Two | Next Generation 63W Dual USB Type-C Wall Charger - Kickstarter Mu Two | Next Generation 63W Dual USB Type-C Wall Charger - Kickstarter > Simultaneously charge …

2019-10-22: New Ludavico Einaudi Album which is 6 Hours long…Well that’s my work music sorted.

2019-10-22: 🔗 "Interesting" is the Basis of Blogging - One Man and His Blog “Interesting” is the Basis of Blogging - One Man and His Blog > One of the stock …

2019-10-21: Challenge: Use a voice assistant more There’s a piece of data that makes me the most skeptical regarding voice assistants is how (in …

2019-10-21: Good morning

2019-10-20: Inktober day 20: tread

2019-10-20: Song link have made some iOS shortcuts! This is great! Now I just need to test them out.

2019-10-20: Opinions on the best keyboard for an iPad Pro (rocking the 10.5).

2019-10-19: Inktober day 19: sling(shot) “My name is John Crichton, an astronaut.”

2019-10-18: Inktober day 18: misfit

2019-10-18: 🔗 Addicted to Screens? That’s Really a You Problem - New York Times (I have thoughts) 🔗 Addicted to Screens? That’s Really a You Problem - New York Times > In his original manual for …

2019-10-17: Catching up on inktober

2019-10-17: On the topic of cool Photography stuff. Hoxton Mini Press have some excellent looking new photobooks …

2019-10-17: There’s a new Magnum photo course on Storytelling with Alec Soth. Probably one of my favourite …

2019-10-17: It’s been really tough to focus at work today. I’m not sure what’s going on …

2019-10-16: Does anyone know of any sites that have iOS 13 wallpapers that change dynamically between dark and …

2019-10-15: Inktober day 15: Legend (of Zelda)

2019-10-15: Them: “one of my top learnings recently is to avoid business jargon.” Me: 🤨

2019-10-14: Inktober day 14: overgrown. I found this prompt tough.

2019-10-14: Stoop Version 2: Subscribe to YouTube Channels Stoop version 2: Subscribe to YouTube channels Stoop 2 is now available in both the App Store and …

2019-10-14: Started Reading : The Artist’s Way: Julia Cameron 📚

2019-10-14: I’ve been letting a lot of domains go recently. It’s been very theraputic.

2019-10-13: Inktober day 13: Ash (I choose you!)

2019-10-13: Inktober day 12: Dragon (this one lives in a cottage cheese cottage…do you know his name?)

2019-10-13: So, who wants to start sketchnoting I’ve been “sketchnoting” for about four years now, but I spent a lot longer …

2019-10-12: Inktober day 11: Snow …okay technically not.

2019-10-11: 🔗Opinion - To Be a Genius, Think Like a 94-Year-Old - The New York Times Thanks to Austin Kleon for …

2019-10-10: Inktober day 10: Pattern

2019-10-10: Finished Reading : They Ask You Answer: A Revolutionary Approach to Inbound Sales, Content …

2019-10-10: Erm…iOS 13.1.2 you okay?

2019-10-10: New job, new commute, new inspiration.

2019-10-09: Art is anything you can get away with - Andy Warhol

2019-10-09: Inktober day 9: Swing

2019-10-09: Bad news! my current Leuchttrum softback notebook is almost finished (third notebook of the year). …

2019-10-08: How We Judge Others is How We Judge Ourselves - Mark Manson The yardstick we use for ourselves is …

2019-10-08: My AirPods (gen 1 almost …three years old…no that’s impossible?!?!) are starting to …

2019-10-08: Inktober day 8: Frail (ego). Thanks to Steve Silbert for the inspiration.

2019-10-08: I love some of the collective noun ideas for Programmers. An “Array” of programmers is a …

2019-10-08: Just curious for work. Anyone had any experience using the inbuilt call recorder with Skype on …

2019-10-07: Inktober day 7: Enchanted (I only had my phone and procreate pocket so I had to try something …

2019-10-06: The addition of templates in day one is GREAT. I’m just wondering if I can trigger them with a …

2019-10-06: Inktober… husky. Not a great end result but fun and educational to play with different …

2019-10-05: Inktober day 5: build

2019-10-04: Inktober day 4, Freeze…I didn’t do it!

2019-10-04: So I’m using Windows 10 at my new job. There’s a lot not to like but there are some interesting …

2019-10-03: Inktober day 3…bait

2019-10-02: Mindless or mindful? Inktober

2019-10-02: Inktober day one prompt…ring. (Made on iPad with procreate.)

2019-09-30: 4 common lies about performance and productivity I’m sure some of these won’t surprise …

2019-09-29: Just before iOS 13 came out, I gave ferrite another go. It didn’t stick with me before but now I get …

2019-09-26: I was just having a shower.

2019-09-25: IPadOS users…what are your favourite widgets? I’m wondering if I should change my iOS 12 …

2019-09-25: I’m just a little black rain cloud 🎵

2019-09-25: …still no iPadOS for my iPad 🥺 Isn’t the final version out?

2019-09-24: Everyone loves magical Trevor …

2019-09-21: The new high-key mono setting in portrait mode in iOS 13 is great for making your own Steve Jobs …

2019-09-20: It came from the deep!

2019-09-19: Oh hello micro blog in dark mode.

2019-09-19: I just wrote this down, and I like it. Don’t worry about having “good” ideas, focus on having …

2019-09-19: The iPhone 11 pro review I’ve been waiting for…Austin Mann.

2019-09-17: The sketch I need not the one I deserve

2019-09-16: “…Leverage resources in the most optimal way” … I can’t even. (Really quote from a …

2019-09-16: A trip to the hair salon

2019-09-13: I finally put my pen addict fire on fire ink in my pen and it lead to a very different plectrum pic.

2019-09-13: I saw a few people commenting on Robert Frank’s death. You might want to check out Chad …

2019-09-12: Is it a comedy or a tragedy?

2019-09-11: Do a barrel roll!

2019-09-10: I’m really curious if the price of Apple TV+ and Disney+ will make Netflix lower its price. Probably …

2019-09-10: Megaman

2019-09-09: 🔗 Sweet Potato & Black Bean Shepherds Pie Recipe · Deliciously Ella My wife and I just tried …

2019-09-09: I’ve been trying to avoid writing “impact” and choosing other verbs instead. …

2019-09-09: A Lake District inspired return to the pick pics.

2019-09-09: Yesterday was a great proof of the “drafts mentality”1 . I started to write a quick, two sentence …

2019-09-03: Bundle packages can be great (10 courses for the price of one!) but I now believe that sometimes …

2019-09-01: The Lake District really is gorgeous.

2019-08-29: You could use some eyerollers This year I’ve seen some writers and podcasters whom I like and have followed for a while make some …

2019-08-29: The Best Tool, Is the One You Want To Use More (Most of the Time) I think it was Valerie Jardin who twisted the classic saying to > the best camera is the one you …

2019-08-28: “Well, at least Brexit can’t get any crazier.” Me every week or two…I’m always proven wrong.

2019-08-27: Trying some new drawing techniques in Procreate. Think I’m finally starting to get how to airbrush.

2019-08-27: “Often kids find more joy in playing with old pots and pans than with the latest space set.” - …

2019-08-27: My daughter turned one last week. We don’t share photos of her online (I want it to be her choice …

2019-08-26: Just because “everyone does it” doesn’t mean it’s right for you or your company. I …

2019-08-26: I had been hoping to post more from @Ukulele but - It’s been harder to record audio than I had …

2019-08-26: I discovered a Buddhist shrine in London yesterday. Had no idea this was here.

2019-08-22: Gather round kids and I’ll tell you a story…

2019-08-22: It’s funny how now there are some weeks, I use my iPad loads. Other weeks I don’t even …

2019-08-21: Jimmy, please report to the principle’s room.

2019-08-20: Nothing like a good manicure

2019-08-19: A very annoying trend is articles written before something happens or is out. I completely …

2019-08-19: I wish I had some of these at the weekend.

2019-08-16: Who nose what will be next

2019-08-15: A really good skill to learn is when to kill of a project. Ideally you want to do it at its high …

2019-08-14: Dynamic Wallpaper club Looking for dynamic wallpapers for MacOS? This is the place. (Some of the …

2019-08-14: Some tourist sites are disappointing

2019-08-14: My spoke design pen arrived and it’s nice!

2019-08-13: Do any MicroBlogranauts have a Drone? Which one? Any words of advice/warning?

2019-08-13: Come senators, congressmen Please heed the call Don’t stand in the doorway Don’t block …

2019-08-12: Introducing Ukulele.MicroBlog About a month ago I finally tested out an idea I had been wondering about. I registered a new …

2019-08-12: Where could my plectrum be? (Thanks @cn for the inspiration)

2019-08-12: erm….I left my plectrum at home…How will I do today’s pickpic? 😟

2019-08-11: …SQUIRREL!!! 🐶

2019-08-09: When you discover song.link had an alpha api.

2019-08-09: Back at the office with Johnny Bravo

2019-08-07: I got round to my monthly Now page update. The main changes are - MORE UKULELE Perhaps I should add …

2019-08-07: It feels like a Nick Drake kind of morning.

2019-08-04: Very strange AirPod thing. Sometimes I try and use one AirPod (so I can hear my family) but the …

2019-08-03: When my daughter sees something on the ground, it’s not a matter of if she’ll put it in …

2019-08-01: we’ve reached peak marketing optimisation 🔗 Marketing Effectiveness cartoon - Marketoonist - Tom Fishburne Cheryl Calverley, CMO at UK mattress …

2019-07-31: Is it a sketchnote? Is it urban sketching? Who cares. It was fun.

2019-07-31: A Recession Is Coming (Eventually). Here’s Where You’ll See It First. - The New York Times 🔗 A Recession Is Coming (Eventually). Here’s Where You’ll See It First. - The New York Times …

2019-07-30: As I ready my copy of Celebration or Discipline again, I’m struck by how certain pressing issues …

2019-07-30: On Holiday In Biszczard.

2019-07-26: Krakow train station

2019-07-26: Take me out to the ball game (I had to research this one a bit)

2019-07-25: Life finds a way

2019-07-24: Get your motor running

2019-07-24: The tempation to chromebook I really want to try a chromebook. There’s something about them which really appeals to me. …

2019-07-23: Your sketchers were so preoccupied with whether they could they didn’t stop to think if they should.

2019-07-22: Kind of similar to a previous one…but I can’t resist with all the Apollo 11 stuff.

2019-07-20: Finished Reading : The Old Man and the Sea: Ernest Hemingway 📚

2019-07-20: Where did the inspiration go I’ve found it harder to write “title worthy” posts recently. I’m not sure …

2019-07-19: 🎵Alas my love you do me wrong 🎶

2019-07-18: We’re not in Kansas anymore.

2019-07-17: Thanks to everyone’s task management replies. I’m going through them all and ruminating on the ideas …

2019-07-17: Off to the chippy

2019-07-16: It took me a long time to get an idea today.

2019-07-16: Just curious if anyone using multiple todo/task management apps? One for work and one for personal …

2019-07-16: “Sometimes the best thing to do is just practice writing things” I just found this in …

2019-07-16: Started Reading : The Old Man and the Sea: Ernest Hemingway 📚

2019-07-15: Finished Reading : Dreyer’s English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style 📚

2019-07-15: Nice to know Benjamin Dreyer advocates keeping a commonplace book.

2019-07-15: Congratulations England.

2019-07-14: Twist (by doist) might be a good solution for a project…oh no! I’m consider switching todo …

2019-07-13: Working in the Polish countryside

2019-07-12: Arrived in Lublin. So very tired. But I have good wine so all is all right.

2019-07-12: Time for another cross Poland car journey. See you later.

2019-07-12: Preparing my newsletter for tomorrow. Sign up to make sure you get it. P.s. Want a preview of the …

2019-07-12: Who can guess the Disney reference?

2019-07-11: He puts the Taz in Tasmania…

2019-07-10: A night stroll

2019-07-09: I spy with my little eye.

2019-07-09: After weeks of high twenties temperatures (Celsius of course) and stuffy humidity, yesterday was a …

2019-07-08: …my manager LITERALLY just sent me a message with “if you could just go ahead and (minor …

2019-07-08: It’s been hot. At least the tower is full.

2019-07-08: …there’s a place in Poland which is selling refurbed HomePods… …

2019-07-07: Fountain pen folk. What’s your favourite black ink?

2019-07-07: I took some inspiration from my daughter’s favourite book and the wood around me. Always fun to play …

2019-07-06: A bit later than usual but this week’s newsletter is out and I made a change.

2019-07-06: Had an idea for a MICRO experiment…

2019-07-05: Notebook almost finished 😢 new notebook ordered 🥳

2019-07-05: The Third Law of Creativity Newton’s third law of physics states “For every action, there is an equal and opposite …

2019-07-05: Is it a pick, is it a plectrum, no it’s superman.

2019-07-04: I stole this idea from Ben Crothers’s presto sketching book.

2019-07-04: My brain: “Maybe I should do this big project, it would take time to set up. It might overlap …

2019-07-04: Happy Fourth or July

2019-07-03: “Twitter when everyone says they’re smarter than you are and Instagram where everyone says they’re …

2019-07-03: It’s hot today.

2019-07-03: My A5 notebook is almost finished so I’m ordering a new one (thinking Leuchttruam softcover …

2019-07-03: 14 Business Jargon Phrases People Love To Hate 🔗 14 Business Jargon Phrases People Love To Hate from the Grammarly Blog An articles I’d like to …

2019-07-02: Coming up with an idea today was difficult… you might say that this was my Everest.

2019-07-02: Just updated my Now page for July (including a new wallpaper, updated books reading list and some …

2019-07-01: Superficiality is the curse of our age. The doctrine of instant satisfaction is a primary spiritual …

2019-07-01: Three reasons to extend a money-off promo There are three reasons to extend a money-off promotion 1. …

2019-07-01: When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life…

2019-06-29: Wondering round Krakow.

2019-06-29: I just sent out this week’s newsletter. - blame at work - sleep - against the rules - and imposter …

2019-06-28: One small step for a pick…

2019-06-27: Almost the end of the month. Time to start preparing for to update my Now page

2019-06-27: Duh dun…

2019-06-27: Started Reading : Dreyer’s English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style: Benjamin …

2019-06-26: Impostor syndrome goes away eventually. You just forget about it. The fastest way to get past it is …

2019-06-26: Let’s go fly a kite…

2019-06-25: You look tasty

2019-06-24: Looking smart.

2019-06-23: About a year or two ago I noticed Evernote was starting to (slowly) turn around (it stopped telling …

2019-06-22: My newsletter (things to make you think and smile) is on its way to your inbox…if you’re a …

2019-06-21: Finished Reading : A Walk Across America: Peter Jenkins 📚

2019-06-21: There’s a lot going on in the mural in Lublin.

2019-06-21: Come fly with me

2019-06-20: Today is a public holiday in Poland. I’m catching up on a good book, enjoying a beer and spending …

2019-06-20: Just keep swimming

2019-06-19: The way I like feedback, might not be the way everyone does. It’s very easy to point out errors and mistakes. Whenever I work with my team mates I try to …

2019-06-19: You are fine without advice and suggestions - Austin Kleon 🔗 You are fine without advice and suggestions - Austin Kleon 🔗 But no, I don’t want to instruct …

2019-06-19: Just created a new keyboard maestro hot key to create a new tab and open a new google doc. Something …

2019-06-19: It’s okay to cry

2019-06-19: Office for the day at my in laws place.

2019-06-18: Another Krakow to Lublin drive completed. Every time I make this s journey I feel …

2019-06-18: What skills/characteristics do you actually need to listen well? I’m no expert, but here are some thoughts. 1. Patiences 2. Humility 3. Empathy 4. Attention …

2019-06-18: Did he even play in the final?

2019-06-18: Accidental cat filter appears on Pakistan official’s briefing | World news | The Guardian …

2019-06-17: # 1980s Teenagers And Their Bedroom Walls 🔗 1980s Teenagers And Their Bedroom Walls > So what would your prototypical 1980s bedroom look …

2019-06-17: “Use the simplest program for the task…keep your tools simple it allows you to focus on …

2019-06-17: O Christmas tree, O Christmas trees. How lovely are your plectrums.

2019-06-16: A new sketchnote on listening based off the recent Seanwes podcast episode on empathetic listening. …

2019-06-16: “I think it is a book of hope,” he says. He’s wearing suspenders and a shirt that …

2019-06-15: This week’s newsletter is on its way to your inbox. Traveling down the internet super highway. I …

2019-06-15: Out of hospital and time for some sleep.

2019-06-14: Unexpected hospital trip after company go karting trip. Your average Friday.

2019-06-14: 🎵Friday Music🎵: Dreams - Beck

2019-06-14: Just been working on tomorrow’s edition of “Things to make you think and smile”. Sign up here …

2019-06-14: A Jedi guinea pig ?

2019-06-14: I was worried that i was starting to run out of ideas…so I needed to go deeper.

2019-06-13: When the weather is hot…

2019-06-12: I’ve grabbed a Nintendo pro controller. The final push is a work based mario kart competition on …

2019-06-12: Today’s work music: Monument Valley 2 Soundtrack.

2019-06-12: The great cat burglar

2019-06-11: I wonder if I could get away with wearing this at work…I really like the idea of organising a string …

2019-06-11: Turns out I’m not the only person who had a minidisc player, Radiohead front man Thom Yorke …

2019-06-11: Started Reading : American Gods by Neil Gaiman 📚

2019-06-11: Micro blog needs a guinea pig logo eh… @macgenie @manton

2019-06-11: It’s hot on krakow

2019-06-11: Anything that’s good can be made better with emoji 😜 - @macgenie It holds up.

2019-06-11: Ummm delicious.

2019-06-10: More convinced that being creative mean accepting occasionally (or frequently) looking foolish. …

2019-06-10: Just updated my Reading log page. Not sure what next to go for…to many good books.

2019-06-10: Finished Reading : How to Think: A Survival Guide for a World at Odds 📚

2019-06-10: Humour is an essential part of the creativity we need to solve problems, no matter how serious they …

2019-06-10: Aliens in the office?

2019-06-09: Trying some new desk layout. My main aim, get more drawing space.

2019-06-09: Ikea place is probably the only AR app I’ve opened more than once.

2019-06-07: I decided to send my newsletter on Saturdays and not Fridays (as some friends had theirs on the same …

2019-06-07: That’s no plectrum…

2019-06-06: I’m SO glad an Indian restaurant opened in Wieliczka. In other news I’m completely full of wonderful …

2019-06-06: I suffer from FOMODN…fear of missing out on domain names.

2019-06-06: Being confident and teachable One of those things I’m wondering about. The balance between having confidence in your …

2019-06-05: My theme word for the week is play…today I played with Procreate.

2019-06-05: My favourite “debate ending phrase” at work is “this is too marketing-ish”. …

2019-06-05: When you set up brand words in TextExpander so you get the capitalisations right every time and only …

2019-06-05: Stock and Flow Creating In my experience, your stock is best made by collecting, organising and expanding upon your flow. …

2019-06-04: The difference between persuasion and manipulation I’ve often heard people (well marketers) say that the difference between persuasion and …

2019-06-04: A question I have after WWDC. Does renaming it to iPadOS mean there will be iPad focused features …

2019-06-03: I love the cheering for sign in with Apple. I wonder how many data harvesting developers are cursing …

2019-06-03: More play at work

2019-06-03: Quite like Bambi, Not sure exactly why.

2019-06-02: The sketchnote army podcast maybe responsive for more of my book purchases than any other …

2019-06-02: There are 4 types of wealth: Financial wealth (money) Social wealth (status) Time wealth (freedom) …

2019-06-02: Just updated my now page including homepage and a new lockscreen wallpaper (which I made and you can …

2019-06-01: The question of why we read and what books actually do for us is as old as the written word itself, …

2019-05-31: I moved my newsletter over to Revue so this is issue 1.5 (2 felt wrong, but so did 1). Things to …

2019-05-31: It’s amazing what you can find with the things on your desk.

2019-05-31: New edition of Greg Thinks Things by @gr36. Polecam

2019-05-30: On Drawing a Circle ⭕️ When I was a kid, I struggled a lot with drawing. I’d try to draw a round circle. Put pencil …

2019-05-29: Actually Listening, Not Waiting to Speak I’ve recently become aware of how powerful listening is and how terrible I am at it. It’s …

2019-05-29: Researchers at Brown University just got a robot to do something as linguistically improbable as it …

2019-05-28: Digital minimalism is only 99p in the UK Kindle Store…I highly recommend it.

2019-05-28: Curating Friction One of the curious ideas I found in Atomic Habits is that often our environments have a greater …

2019-05-28: I know it’s no longer Monday but my micro @monday recommendation is @andynicholaides he’s recently …

2019-05-27: For a while I had thought that long-form content was better than short content. “Books over blogs.” …

2019-05-27: Out of the box 📦 In general, I believe iOS users tend to prefer out of the box solutions. It’s the whole model …

2019-05-27: Accountability vs. responsibility - Seth Blog 🔗 Accountability is done to you. It’s done by the industrial system, by those that want to create …

2019-05-26: This is a second test of a new shortcut to post to microblog and include a category selected from a …

2019-05-26: Sometimes a Tweet Should (And Does) Become a Blog Post I recently -complained- wrote about when a book should really be a blog post or series (hey there …

2019-05-25: Slow Cooked Pork Belly

2019-05-25: A quick iPad sketching practice I love lamp

2019-05-25: Almost the end of month, which means time my now page is due for an update! I didn’t publicize my …

2019-05-25: Famous Speeches: A List of the Greatest Speeches of All-Time -- James Clear 🔗 Famous Speeches: A List of the Greatest Speeches of All-Time After reading that talk, I got to …

2019-05-25: Scheduled my first newsletter. It’s full of the best articles I found this week (including some to …

2019-05-24: Random question…When did you last send an email to a friend? I think I pretty much use email just …

2019-05-23: I’m trying to write about something but I still can’t look objectively. Saved to day one and maybe …

2019-05-23: I have a legitimate reason to use my iPad at work 😎 this is a good day.

2019-05-23: Typeform updated their terms and conditions and used…a Typeform to display them! Brilliant!

2019-05-22: This will take two hours - Seth's Blog 🔗 This will take two hours | Seth’s Blog We have so many forms of “this will only take a …

2019-05-22: The Karen O and Danger Mouse Album is great.

2019-05-21: A new Course from David Sparks and it’s on Keyboard Maestro… I’ve been using it a bit on …

2019-05-20: Is it ironic if I spend more on an app than the service the app is used for…I’m looking at …

2019-05-20: Real life Scott’s tots! but where the guy actually pays.

2019-05-20: That book should really be a blog post Sometimes a book should be a blog series. - A blog series should be a single post. - a blog post …

2019-05-19: Amazing…but what tools do you use? (I’m one of the people who asks the question.)

2019-05-19: It makes me sad that the word palindrome is not a palindrome.

2019-05-18: Diving into Drafts Automation with Tim Diving into Drafts Automation with Tim “The Drafts Man” Nahumck - Automators I’m …

2019-05-17: A Shortcut to Post an Email with Buttondown I wanted a system to publish an email newsletter just as easily as I could publish a blog post to my …

2019-05-16: Some days at work are better than others. Today was one of those “others”. Still, it’s great to be …

2019-05-15: YouTube Premium came to Poland…Instant subscribe.

2019-05-15: Use things Last week as I was getting changed from a workout at the gym, I moved my bag and heard a sudden …

2019-05-13: Krakow 11/05/19

2019-05-12: I just saw a YouTube ad for Pen and Tellers magic masterclass. It’s the first masterclass that …

2019-05-12: Rhodia web notebook thoughts. (now I’m 50% through) 1. The paper really is nice for fountain pens. …

2019-05-11: My wife and I have been watching Star Trek discovery (season 1). My general not to so hot take is …

2019-05-10: When you see @rohdesign moving cards around in the Sketchnote Army Trello board 😀

2019-05-08: Every time someone talks about quitting their day job or stopping doing the thing they are teaching …

2019-05-06: Today I had some great feedback at work and possible new opportunities. But my two highlights are …

2019-05-06: I’ve had a long battle with PocketCasts sync. Even filed a bug via support (with a “thank you we’ll …

2019-05-05: Finished Reading : Keep Going: Austin Kleon 📚

2019-05-05: Wispański Exhibition in Krakow Using my watercolour set at home.

2019-04-28: The internet, unfortunately, is no longer a safe space to do any kind of experimental thinking, …

2019-04-26: Off to watch Avengers!

2019-04-26: If you ever think you’ve come up with a clever turn of phrase, say it out loud (preferably to …

2019-04-25: People say having a kid changes everything. That’s simple not true. It changes about 90% of things.

2019-04-25: I’ve been too negative recently. Partially I think it’s the mentality I’ve adopted …

2019-04-25: The trouble with public accountability Public accountability so often turns into personal shame. The person who sets the unrealistic goal, …

2019-04-23: Phone Wallpaper: Good and done I made a new phone wallpaper to remind me to focus on finishing and not over worrying about making …

2019-04-23: Started Reading : How to Think: A Survival Guide for a World at Odds - Alan Jacobs 📚

2019-04-23: Unscalable There is a real beauty in things that can’t scale. A project or task that is for one person …

2019-04-22: If you do anything creative (writing, podcasting, etc) then you should read Austin Kleon’s latest …

2019-04-21: Happy Easter

2019-04-19: In a surprise twist. I’m using shortcuts more again. Turns out that when the app doesn’t crash every …

2019-04-19: “Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty… I …

2019-04-16: I think my biggest lesson of the year (which is still ongoing) is to ask questions and check I …

2019-04-12: “Leverage”…in 90% of situations there is a better word or it’s pointless …

2019-04-12: Started Reading : Keep Going: Austin Kleon 📚

2019-04-11: Just updated my Reading Log with a couple of new summaries from Never Split the Difference and This …

2019-04-10: Migration time

2019-04-10: Scientist unveil the first ever images of a black hole 📽️ 🤯

2019-04-10: Finished Reading : Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It: Chris …

2019-04-10: Work colleague: Vegan keto diet, that’s a crazy idea. Internet: Hold my beer…

2019-04-09: Krakow today

2019-04-09: I was wondering if I could get keyboard shortcuts on Pocketcasts web player. I remembered hearing …

2019-04-08: Communities don’t just happen by chance, it takes someone (or a group of someone’s) investing their …

2019-04-04: Finished Reading : This Is Marketing: You Can’t Be Seen Until You Learn to See: Seth Godin 📚

2019-04-03: “Wow, this course is great. I’m getting tones of value and I’ve just finished the …

2019-04-01: Now and Then April 2019 No, this is no joke. I just updated my [Now page]. Continue reading if you’d like to see a few …

2019-04-01: Counting to ten online Recently I’ve written a couple of posts and then debated publishing (just stopped myself from …

2019-03-30: Krakow Summer 2018 (Hasselblad 500cm and Protra 400)

2019-03-28: One of the biggest difference I see in writers online are people who regurgitate idea and those who …

2019-03-28: Lisbon in September 2018

2019-03-28: For some reason, I had issues with my micro blog subscription (hence no posting). I canceled and …

2019-03-22: Plan Your Weekends Better — Tips From Hemingway 🔗 | Art of Manliness Hemingway wanted a life filled …

2019-03-22: How to read more by Austin Kleon

2019-03-19: So I’m now a Copyblogger Certified Content Marketer. That was a plesant surprise this morning.

2019-03-18: Word of the week update “Plan” turned out to be a poorer choice. It didn’t really guide me in anyway …

2019-03-17: What I’ve seen of Android Q so far are the new foldable features (could be interesting for the …

2019-03-15: It’s been a really tough day but I’m heading home and today is over. Such a strange day full of …

2019-03-15: Do you see how few things you actually have to do in order to live a satisfying and reverent life? - Marcus Aurelius Do you see how few things you actually have to do in order to live a satisfying and reverent life? …

2019-03-14: No One Is Prepared for Hagfish Slime - The Atlantic 🔗 This is some phenomenal science writing.

2019-03-14: I started getting some pain in my right wrist yesterday. My best guess was rsi issues. So for the …

2019-03-13: Two new sketchnoting books to check out (and another on the way!)

2019-03-13: A Minor Modification in My Language Learning Vocabulary Recording A small change I’m trying for learning a language (Polish) recording the exact context and context a …

2019-03-13: Oh boy! A new @rhonecast is out from @patrickrhone Check it!

2019-03-13: As soon as I arrived at work, someone started to talk to me about Brexit. I then set my status on …

2019-03-12: I always find it funny how much longer “long story short” makes a sentence.

2019-03-11: I thought from an interaction with a client today. Maybe I should ask more and better questions …

2019-03-10: “Celebrate” was a good and apt choice for a weekly word, this week I think it is “plan”. Ending one …

2019-03-09: Krakow earlier in the week.

2019-03-08: Friends who like sketchnoting (or would like to start sketchnoting) would you like to alpha test …

2019-03-07: The UK and Ireland celebrate world book day today. Most of the rest of the world celebrates it on …

2019-03-07: I’ve seen a lot of people putting out material on a subject I care about a lot. At a couple of …

2019-03-07: The latest episode of Hurry Slowly could be titled “Productivity Principles over Rules”. …

2019-03-07: Mumford and Sons on Song Exploder. I don’t listen to every episode but I’m glad I listened to this …

2019-03-06: When we hold a newspaper, it feels different than a tablet, or a comic book, or a bible. The form …

2019-03-05: Krakow Main Station

2019-03-05: Today was a HUGE day at work. We launched a new product and about three months of marketing all came …

2019-03-05: I’d really like MB to have a toggle to see a timeline with just longer posts. Sometimes …

2019-03-04: Write for yourself, publish for others Write for yourself, publish for others I’m trying this idea out. Write for yourself The purpose of …

2019-03-04: Why walking makes you a better worker 🔗 - BBC Why walking makes you a better worker 🔗 - BBC > Either way, it’s clear that seeking out natural …

2019-03-04: My theme for this week is celebrate. First thing to celebrate. This morning my daughter woke up just …

2019-03-03: It’s time to plan the week ahead. That means reviewing calendar appointments, setting a few big …

2019-03-02: > Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius …

2019-03-01: Charlie Kirk is someone I’ve been fortunate to learn from a few times. He spent time taking photos …

2019-03-01: I think I’ve worked out my “weekly word” for next week. Celebrate I already have, and will have …

2019-03-01: No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.” - Heraclitus No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.” …

2019-03-01: What does Enough look like? The main question I’m left pondering after Paul Jarvis’s …

2019-03-01: Now and then March 2019 I just updated my Now page, if you want the short version, check that out. If you want more …

2019-03-01: Wow…I can no longer use shortcuts on my iPhone at all. Constantly crashing. You would have …

2019-03-01: White Rabbit!

2019-02-28: 8 Ways to Be Constantly Improving - James Altucher The post 8 Ways to be Constantly Improving appeared first on James Altucher. I’ve looked at …

2019-02-28: I’ve just updated my now page. I usually try to wait till the start of the next month but …

2019-02-27: As I was waiting for the train I wondered how many podcasts I am subscribed to and what I thought …

2019-02-27: Microblog podcast hosting question. Can you set a name that is different from the account name? And …

2019-02-27: Why You Should Work Less and Spend More Time on Hobbies - HBR 🔗 Why You Should Work Less and Spend More Time on Hobbies As professionals around the world feel …

2019-02-27: Writing to make the world a better, friendlier and stronger place. A wonderful thought from Patrick …

2019-02-27: Listening to And Your Are? With @patrickrhone and @gr36 and the story of Patrick’s family …

2019-02-26: The Power of Penmanship: The Art of Manliness Podcast 🎧 via The Cramped This was a really …

2019-02-25: If you don’t want to read Digital Minimalism. This video from CGP Grey is surprisingly related. I …

2019-02-25: First thing which it turns out I signed up using Facebook…meetup. Oh well, new account.

2019-02-25: Be Alone With Your Own Thoughts I made this iPhone X wallpaper from a note I took while reading Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport. …

2019-02-25: my Micro Monday recommendation this week is @danalcantara because we have many overlapping …

2019-02-25: Finished reading: Digital Minimalism: Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World by Cal Newport 📚

2019-02-25: Just opened Siri Shortcuts on my iPhone to post a reading update…and it crashed straight …

2019-02-24: Hustle And Rest I spent some of this morning making this hand lettering idea. It’s a message I’m seeing in a few …

2019-02-23: The latest CJ Chilvers newsletter is very good.

2019-02-23: Helping to clear my in-laws plot of land They just bought. I wish i was this type of person more but …

2019-02-22: “Absorb what is useful, discard what is useless and add what is specifically your own” - Bruce Lee “Absorb what is useful, discard what is useless and add what is specifically your own” Bruce Lee - …

2019-02-22: Some of Our Favorite Typefaces — Tools and Toys 🔗 Some of Our Favorite Typefaces — Tools and Toys Here are 7 of the awesomest and most drool-worthy …

2019-02-22: Twsbi eco fine nib. I like this much more than my fine Lamy safari. Currently using some standard …

2019-02-21: Quick thought on Samsung’s foldable phone The proportions seemed wrong to me at first, tablets and phones are bigger. But then I realised that …

2019-02-21: I deactivated my account. I’m wondering If I’ll find an app that I have a Facebook log in for …

2019-02-21: My idea for an advert may be in Time Square soon. Feeling pretty amazing right now.

2019-02-20: The Process of Reading Is More Important Than Finishing I have to keep myself in check against the desire to focus on the result of “having …

2019-02-20: Keeping Going Book Trailer 🔗 Really can’t wait to get my hands on this.

2019-02-20: With all the turn against Facebook and Cal Newport’s new book Digital Minimalism, I think that this …

2019-02-20: new pen has arrived. Expect pictures and a review sometime (next week?)

2019-02-19: Theory I’m testing out: The quest for “finding my voice/style” in creative fields is …

2019-02-18: A Sketchnote Love Letter to Aeropress I love my aeropress. It’s a great way to get good coffee, doesn’t take much space and has a fun, …

2019-02-18: Is it even possible to buy a course on Udemy for full price? (related: Is it possible to buy a good …

2019-02-18: A game for Monday (very easy for iOS users). Go and count your open tabs. In iOS, if you long press …

2019-02-18: Good morning. Chilly but bright.

2019-02-16: it’s like computer crack - @gr36 on football manager Yup.

2019-02-16: Setting aside old and proven jokes about Work Chat and socks, most of the criticism for Evernote …

2019-02-15: Sketchnote - Plan Your Week with the Accidental Creative The Accidental Creative podcast is one of those which I frequently return to despite it often being …

2019-02-14: It arrived! Digital Minimalism: Cal Newport 📚

2019-02-14: One of the biggest mistakes we make is overvaluing the impact a tool will make and undervalue the …

2019-02-14: The switch remastered version of Link’s awakening looks AMAZING. I played the original to …

2019-02-13: The Advantage of Building a Procreate Sketchnoting Brush Set Although I most often sketchnote using pen and paper, I also use procreate for digital sketchnoting. …

2019-02-11: Letting Go of a Domain, Letting Go of a Dream I got an email today informing me that a domain was coming up for renewal. It was one I grabbed …

2019-02-11: Appearance on Micro Monday https://monday.micro.blog/2019/02/11/episode-chris-wilson.html It was a pleasure to appear on Micro …

2019-02-11: I was never cool enough to give up Evernote. But it seems more people are giving it a second chance …

2019-02-11: my Micro Monday recommendation for today is @bennorris it’s been a delight to get to know him …

2019-02-11: Okay Pen folks, I want to get a cheap pen with a flex nib to experiment with writing with a flex nib …

2019-02-11: Photographing English Cathedrals • Peter Marlow • Magnum Photos 🔗 Photographing English Cathedrals • Peter Marlow • Magnum Photos This required exposures of between …

2019-02-10: Trams and streets of Krakow today.

2019-02-10: Very excited to take a peek at today’s Fuji x100t photos. I haven’t had a chance for a good old …

2019-02-09: A Year of Sermon Sketchnotes

2019-02-08: Calligraphy And Mindfulness About three years ago I started getting interested in calligraphy. It was born out of my desire to …

2019-02-08: Beruit Gallipoli 🎵 A new album from Beriuit, don’t mind if I do.

2019-02-07: 20 Life Lessons from Leonardo da Vinci | The Saturday Evening Post 🔗 20 Life Lessons from Leonardo da Vinci | The Saturday Evening Post 🔗 The fact that Leonardo was …

2019-02-07: Finished reading: Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson 📚

2019-02-07: Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see. “Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.” …

2019-02-07: A lot of my internet friends seem to really be struggling at the moment and the issues and the root …

2019-02-07: Synecdoche noun [si-nek-duh-kee] Rhetoric. a figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole or the …

2019-02-07: A Pièce De Résistance Is Never Easy As I concluded the Isaacson biography of Da Vinci he referred to the Mona Lisa as “Da Vinci’s pièce …

2019-02-06: Disagreeing is fine, just remember to be kind. (this is a reminder to myself)

2019-02-06: Don't Meet Your Heroes - Austin Kleon It bears repeating: Miserable human beings who you wouldn’t want to spend a second with in real life …

2019-02-06: My Morning Routine: A brand new, inspiring morning routine every Wednesday. - 🔗 Oh dear, this could …

2019-02-05: New beer to try from doctor brew. Molly IPA.

2019-02-05: I’m a big believer of bringing sketchnoting to education…but sometimes I see things …

2019-02-05: The pen I ordered to replace the one I broke has got lost on its way… :S Japan Post come to my …

2019-02-04: I don't need a shareable task list, I need communication  One of the key distinguishing features of Todoist compared to other task management applications, is …

2019-02-03: Spent the evening practicing some gothic style lettering with a pilot parallel (found a cool, lose …

2019-02-01: Metonymy Metonymy Noun Rhetoric a figure of speech that consists of the use of the name of one object or …

2019-02-01: We humans are really good at overcomplicating our lives aren’t we.

2019-02-01: Now and Then Feb 2019 I created a group in Ulysses called “Now”, it has all my now page updates and “Now and then” blog …

2019-02-01: Good morning

2019-02-01: It’s funny how Apple blocked Facebook’s apps, and the Facebook business couldn’t function properly. …

2019-01-31: I think @rohdesign might approve of my hobonichi customisation.

2019-01-31: I came into work to not the best situation so it’s a rough start to the day. I guess this means …

2019-01-31: Just read about the latest MB hosted sites update…that’s probably 99% of all the features I …

2019-01-30: Dual Wielding Microns Like Darth Maul I can still remember the moment when Darth Maul ignited the second blade of his lightsaber. George …

2019-01-30: Before Every Facebook Crisis... Facebook: We’re helping the world, we’ve made some mistakes in the past but you can trust us. …

2019-01-29: Funny, I’ve always thought that the wizard only became admirable after he stepped out from behind …

2019-01-29: Da Vinci on Minimalism “men who desire nothing but material riches and are absolutely devoid of the desire for wisdom, …

2019-01-29: Imagine Banksy writing a letter to the US army asking to be hired. Imagine he started off by talking …

2019-01-29: Jeff Perry of @RocketPanda wrote something I’m sure many of us can relate to. Burnout, stress …

2019-01-28: I got a Polish email adderess wrong, I should have guest that an email address without at least one …

2019-01-27: Pocketcasts sync has become so bad that I think I have to switch podcast app. It keeps going back to …

2019-01-26: One of the main reasons I still pay for Ulysses is ‪ the ebook rendering. It’s one of its best USPs …

2019-01-26: Wieliczka last week (a photo with my Fuji x100t) for a change. 📷

2019-01-25: I finished work today and packed my computer away. I won’t need it till Monday when I enter …

2019-01-25: Visiting friends.

2019-01-25: “But it was all right, everything was all right, the struggle was finished. He had won the victory …

2019-01-25: Using Paper Like Da Vinci One of the comments in Walter Issacson’s biography of Da Vinci really stood out to me. He …

2019-01-24: It’s definitely nothing against any particular creator(s) but I’m all podcast tshirted out. They’ve …

2019-01-23: Dumb mistake I still make. Thinking I can/should write while doing something else (listening to a …

2019-01-22: Do I renew my Adobe Photography CC subscription 🤔

2019-01-22: It’s a pretty chilly morning here in Poland.

2019-01-21: Our motivations are heavily informed by the media. Our social feeds are populated by endless images …

2019-01-21: I’d like to announce that I’m not running for the Democratic party nominiation for …

2019-01-21: Back to work doing a job I love with great people and with an exciting product launch. I am so …

2019-01-21: A Note of Intention - How I’m Staying More on Task with Digital Devices For most of 2018, I kept a “daily plan bar” in a softcover moleskin notebook. I really enjoyed the …

2019-01-18: Automators 14: journaling I love @rosemaryorchard ‘s idea of using a shortcut to check the day and …

2019-01-18: I should “spark joy” some of my domain names. > “Thank you silly idea for the …

2019-01-18: Discussion starter: What is a change you’d like to see in society? Can be big or small. Preferably a …

2019-01-17: An Update on Podcast Free Commutes A couple of days ago I shared my experiment, and thinking behind it, in not listening to podcasts …

2019-01-17: Locked out of home so I thought I’d play with Halid and darkroom then I decided to try lightroom as …

2019-01-17: …I left my keys at home and I’m now locked out as my wife is away. Guess I’ll go do the food …

2019-01-17: The shortcut action for lightroom on the iPad is okay. I mean it’s better than not having it, …

2019-01-17: Occasionally I am asked why I don’t “monetize” my blog, but everything good in my career has come …

2019-01-17: A Suggested Alternative to the Term "iPad Only" The term “iPad only” (as in “I’ve gone iPad only”) has annoyed me for a while. It’s usually wrong …

2019-01-16: I remember some people talking about an alternative to tinyletter for friendly …

2019-01-16: It was a rainy morning in Krakow today.

2019-01-16: From an ideological point of view, I really dislike google claiming the TLD .new for their …

2019-01-16: The Art of Noticing: 131 Ways to Spark Creativity, Find Inspiration, and Discover Joy In the …

2019-01-15: When someone has been nasty and sarcastic to me I always want to take the high ground and be nice to …

2019-01-15: Primary Source Material #77: Primary Source Material, with John Roderick - CMD Spacepodcast from RerlayFM Primary source …

2019-01-15: I annoy myself by overthinking if this blogging platform or that is better. I really ought to just …

2019-01-14: Got to send beta feedback thanks to finding a bug 😌

2019-01-14: Currently Reading : This Is Marketing: You Can’t Be Seen Until You Learn to See: Seth Godin 📚

2019-01-14: A Break from Podcast While Traveling I’m a huge podcast fan. It’s one of the core things I use my smartphone for (along with …

2019-01-13: This principle underlines every minimalism movement. Choosing intentionality over convinence - Cal …

2019-01-11: Join Analog Social Media - Cal Newport 🔗 Join Analog Social Media - Cal Newport 🔗 >When you take an activity like social media, for …

2019-01-11: After a few months of using Station I have come to the conclusion that it’s basically a …

2019-01-11: Happy world sketchnote day everyone!

2019-01-10: We're All Product Reviewers Now Managing reputation in the age of infinity - Seth’s Blog Amazon sells junk. More junk every …

2019-01-10: Currently Reading : Leonardo da Vinci: Walter Isaacson 📚

2019-01-10: I feel a bit like I’m in Narnia this morning. Very fine snowfall on the way to the train (first …

2019-01-09: An Amazing Transformation It’s truly amazing the transformation my daughter’s face can through on any given day. …

2019-01-09: Podcast lovers will really enjoy the latest XKCD.

2019-01-09: Finished Reading : Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad …

2019-01-09: Is it possible to automate micro.blog favouriting? For example, save a favourite to …

2019-01-09: On the way to the train this morning and practicing editing photo curves. Think I’m getting better …

2019-01-08: In praise of Garageband - Austin Kleon 🔗 In praise of Garageband - Austin Kleon Garageband turned 15 yesterday. It was introduced at …

2019-01-07: The best cameras but not the best pictures 10 Upgrades for 2019 | David duChemin - World & Humanitarian Photographer, Nomad, Author. Want …

2019-01-07: Got my notebook and pen stack sorted at work.

2019-01-07: World Sketchnote Day 2019! — Sketchnote Army Some ways to participate: Share your photo, holding a …

2019-01-05: Catching the train last night.

2019-01-04: A picture from our holiday in Malta last year.

2019-01-04: I’m 10x more productive than I was five years ago. Do you know what I changed to make that happen? I …

2019-01-04: 100 things that made my year (2018) - Austin Kleon 🔗 100 things that made my year (2018) A pretty amazing list of personal pleasures from Austin. Not a …

2019-01-03: Three days into the Hobonichi lifestyle (I’m kidding…sort of) and I really like this notebook. …

2019-01-03: Now and then January 2019 As part of my regular review and reflection with my now page, I’m writing another now and then …

2019-01-03: Note from today’s journal entry that caught my attention. Resilience is a powerful characteristic. …

2019-01-02: Rebound quick bad workouts are more important than good ones don’t underestimate the compounding …

2019-01-02: Current iPhone homescreen (sharing so I can add it to my now page)

2019-01-01: First entry with my new hobonichi (my first) and I’m sticking in a picture.

2019-01-01: I started discussing some plans for a photo trip/ holiday with a friend this coming year. I just …

2018-12-31: Five new things I’ve liked this year Atomic habits 📚 Chvrches: Love is dead 🎧 Ask NT Wright …

2018-12-31: A halo created by my in laws tea light.

2018-12-30: My daughter laughed for the first time and I filmed it on my phone. There maybe downsides of …

2018-12-30: Lublin skyline.

2018-12-29: Just wondering if there’s any easy way to add a video to a manton hosted microblog? Got a little fun …

2018-12-29: I was a big fan of google+. whenever a story of its impending death came out five or six years ago, …

2018-12-29: When you get tired, take a seat. Lublin, Poland.

2018-12-28: My tip instead of resolutions: A bingo board of fun and/or useful things you’d like to do …

2018-12-28: A little abrstract photo that might work for a wallpaper?, taken when flying yesterday afternoon.

2018-12-27: Time to return to Poland. Thank you for a wonderful Christmas time UK 🇬🇧.

2018-12-26: A healthy Boxing Day lunch…at five guys

2018-12-26: What Would You Downgrade To? As I walked my daughter yesterday I found my mind was also off on its own adventure. For some reason …

2018-12-25: Merry Christmas. If you don’t celebrate it then I wish you a good day regardless.

2018-12-24: My parents’ (homemade) Christmas Nativity set.

2018-12-23: It’s a tough life being a dog

2018-12-22: Plectrums, plectrums as far as the eye can see!

2018-12-20: Walks in England aren’t half bad (and playing with darkroom is fun too)

2018-12-20: Having the best mattress, suitcase, and vitamins nearly broke me - Vox 🔗 Having the best mattress, suitcase, and vitamins nearly broke me - Vox I would try them all at …

2018-12-20: Happy ten year anniversary Sketchnote Army. great to see how it’s grown. Great work @rohdesign

2018-12-19: A cup of coffee at the best coffee shop in all of New Malden. The Place .

2018-12-19: My Top Paid iPad Apps – Painfully Hopeful Well Christmas is here, and a lot of folks will be …

2018-12-18: We took a wet trip into London today, but the friendship (and Mexican food) warmed us up.

2018-12-18: 3 Sentence Book Summaries by James Clear 🔗 Book Summaries: Popular Book Summaries in 3 Sentences or Less This page shares a full list of book …

2018-12-17: Now and then in December 2018 This month has been busy which is partially why I didn’t post a “now and then” update earlier, …

2018-12-17: We’ve been in the UK for two days and I’ve only had two mince pies so far. I will correct this …

2018-12-16: Shuffling feet Right foot forward, Left foot forward, A slight dip in the hip with each stoop, Pulling the foot …

2018-12-15: How I Quit Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, and Amazon - Motherboard 🔗 How I Quit Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, and Amazon - Motherboard By now, it’s common …

2018-12-15: I found flying stressful. Today we’re flying with my four month old daughter 😣. I’m focusing on the …

2018-12-13: I got some Lamy ink to fill my cross pen, this was a gift when I was 25 or something like that but …

2018-12-12: One of My usual camera testing spot but this time with a very different view.

2018-12-12: Making 95% of the perceived effort When I first moved abroad I thought that when I returned to visit the UK, I’d simply state …

2018-12-10: The Baron Fig book page has some great book suggestions.

2018-12-10: When you discover that @patrickrhone linked to something you wrote 🤗

2018-12-10: Autumn Leaves Jazz Guitar Collection 🎵 📽️ The second Jazz standard playlist I’ve put together, this …

2018-12-10: I’m really enjoying these weekly link things that some people are doing on MB. It’s …

2018-12-07: David Sparks’s Omnifocus Field Guide is very good. Especially the custom perspectives, I love some …

2018-12-06: My techo arrived ☺️

2018-12-06: Copywriter world problems. How do I say we are “low-cost” without sounding like we’re rubbish, …

2018-12-06: My RSS service hunt seems to be leading me towards Inoreader at the moment and I’m trying the …

2018-12-06: Good morning

2018-12-05: I got a blister from playing bass at the weekend and it looks like it’s just about okay to play …

2018-12-05: Mission for today, buy an ugly Christmas sweater :D

2018-12-04: Facebook's had a bad year, but the users are staying. Looking Back on Facebook’s Murky 2018: Here’s Why Users Are Sticking Around (New Data)🔗 …

2018-12-04: A copywriting course I’ve been following is much more a general business course. It’s …

2018-12-04: There’s one AR app I use and I don’t know why I do. It’s a football app that lets …

2018-12-03: Atomic habits has really helped me understand the value of certain GTD practices like the weekly …

2018-12-03: The Guru Trap 🔗 I keep coming back to this post and thinking about it. My favourite Apple …

2018-11-30: The frost yesterday morning.

2018-11-29: Move Slow and Mend Things? 🔗 https://brooksreview.net/2018/11/building-technology-for-good/ I’m not sure there is a clear …

2018-11-28: I signed up to a course to learn how to use a drawing app on the iPad better. I had a survey about …

2018-11-28: The Best Table Tennis Shot of 2018 🔗 📹 One of those titles that sounds clickbaitey, but totally …

2018-11-27: A Suggestion for Better Starbucks Cup Size Name Something I’ve been wondering about. Starbucks coffee size names. They are clearly influenced …

2018-11-27: Come for the Topic, Stay for the Hosts? I remember hearing Merlin Mann make this statement on back to work some five years ago or so. At the …

2018-11-26: Georgia On My Mind Playlist One of my new listening habits at work is to listen to a jazz classic performed by several different …

2018-11-26: One of the Google features that I find incredibly useful and very worrisome is maps telling you …

2018-11-24: I still love paper In many ways I think my attachment for my smartphone is born out of my same attachment for notebooks …

2018-11-24: My daughter has started teething…this is the darkest timeline.

2018-11-24: My Black Friday shopping was finally buying the Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild. I held off …

2018-11-22: Outside of krakow station last night Not certain about the edit. Need to brush up on my lightroom …

2018-11-22: Just wondering what service you use for RSS and why.

2018-11-21: Go on an “Artist date” I made the image below inspired by the accidental creative podcast this morning, which was itself …

2018-11-20: The Annoying Trend of Making Stuff About Making Stuff One of the things that annoys me the most about the modern internet landscape is how much stuff is …

2018-11-20: Imagine buying a WordPress theme with a “lifetime license”, now imagine not getting any …

2018-11-20: Nate Lopez Performs “Georgia On My Mind” 🎵 📹 Some smooth acoustic blues for the afternoon

2018-11-19: Krakow train station tonight 📸 Edited in darkroom for the iPad.

2018-11-19: iPhone photography discovery of the day 📷 Darkroom lets you edit the background and foreground of a …

2018-11-19: The digital divide is being flipped 🔗 The Digital Divide is Being Flipped - Seths Blog > Today, as digital tools get cheaper and more …

2018-11-19: Monday Morning Music 🎵 📽️ Jeff Goldblum: Cantaloupe Island

2018-11-19: I Checked Lightroom CC when it came out and wasn’t too impressed. Back then I was using an …

2018-11-17: Yes, I am a tastemaker: The Pen Addict 334 An episode even non-pen addicts may enjoy when Brad …

2018-11-16: The whole “I’m passionate about the Oxford Comma” thing feels very cliche now. So my bio …

2018-11-16: I’m really enjoying playing with the iPhone XS camera. It lets me take photos I couldn’t with the …

2018-11-15: TWSBI ECO in trans green and Blossom Red for Christmas The green looks pretty cool.

2018-11-14: Colder weather means porter time. This is a Christmas porter.

2018-11-14: Pocketcasts 7. Great update.

2018-11-14: Any wireless charging recommendations for iPhone Xs? I’m looking at the Anker PowerPort 5, The …

2018-11-13: “Being creative is not so much the desire to do something as the listening to that which wants …

2018-11-12: Finally got my iPhone XS in a semi set state. Still moving a couple of items around by this is my …

2018-11-12: It’s a public holiday here in Poland so I took my daughter down to the graduation tower connected to …

2018-11-11: In addition to Veterans Day and Armistice day, November 11 is Polish Independence Day. Prior to the …

2018-11-10: Morning coffee in krakow. The sign says “coffee is essential”

2018-11-09: Morning Music 🎵 L.I.F.EG.O.E.S.O.N by Noah And The Whale

2018-11-09: Good News: National Witness? | Fulcrum Anglican > Good liturgy isn’t everything, but bad liturgy …

2018-11-08: Where are the fresh blogging opinions 🔗 Daring Fireball: Dan Frakes Goes to Apple as Mac App Store Editor > Cross linking between blogs …

2018-11-08: Austin Mann on the New iPad Pro 🔗 the new ipad pro for photographers Austin is great to follow for all things Apple and photography …

2018-11-07: Spark Email showing me a new feature with a dismiss button of “Thank You” I’m both …

2018-11-07: Can’t wait to dig into the new procreate update :)

2018-11-06: I missed my train at krakow station last night. So I finally returned to street photography with my …

2018-11-06: I’m becoming increasingly critical of the IPad as a platform. Not because it’s getting …

2018-11-05: No one makes a living on Pateron 🔗 No one makes a living on Patreon Of those creators, only 1,393 — 2 percent — make the equivalent …

2018-11-05: Monday Morning Music 🎵Athlete: Half Life

2018-11-05: Ulysses keyboard shortcuts for Mac and iOS I love how many different shortcuts Ulysses …

2018-11-03: “Changes that seem small and unimportant at first will compound into remarkable results if you …

2018-11-02: Isralie style coffee and baklava in the coolest coffee shop in Krakow.

2018-11-02: We’re in our favourite coffee shop in Kazimierz, the old Jewish district in Krakow, and there are …

2018-11-02: November 2018 Now and Then Update Last month I tried updating my Now page at the start of the month and writing a description of what …

2018-10-31: A Long-Term Review of The Focus Course “The Focus Course helped me create a manageable plan of action that worked with my work and …

2018-10-31: Morning Music 🎵 Death Cab for Cutie: A Movie Script Ending

2018-10-30: Luke Sital-Singh: The Last Day 🎵 Another great folk song from my fellow New Malden-er.

2018-10-29: Wes Montgomery: Round Midnight 🎵📹 🎸

2018-10-29: Honestly, I think Evernote might finally be turning things around. The templates feature is the …

2018-10-29: October is almost over so I guess it’s time to look over my now page from last month and get …

2018-10-26: A Dark Consensus About Screens and Kids Begins to Emerge in Silicon Valley - The New York Time 🔗 A Dark Consensus About Screens and Kids Begins to Emerge in Silicon Valley - The New York Times via …

2018-10-17: Currently Reading : Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad …

2018-09-25: Austin Mann's iPhone Xs camera review 🔗 Austin Mann’s iPhone Xs camera review 🔗 Surprise Austin takes great pictures with an iPhone …

2018-09-19: Currently reading: On Writing Well by William Zinsser 📚

2018-09-17: Should We Stop Listening to Podcasts? — CJ Chilvers 🔗 Should We Stop Listening to Podcasts? — CJ Chilvers When you mention time and attention theft, most …

2018-09-16: Finished Reading Arbitrary Stupid Goal: Tamara Shopsin 📚

2018-09-16: I’d rather be a blogger – Paul Jarvis 🔗 I’d rather be a blogger I just think one of the main reasons that the internet took off like it did …

2018-09-13: Cognitive Dissonance for Marketing 🔗 Cognitive Dissonance > It has also been observed that if a person finds themselves engaging in …

2018-09-13: Reading Aloud - Austin Kleon 🔗 Reading aloud >I find that reading my work aloud makes it weird enough that I can’t scan or gloss …

2018-09-06: Currently Reading : Arbitrary Stupid Goal: Tamara Shopsin 📚

2018-09-03: Finished reading: Perennial seller by Ryan Holiday 📚

2018-08-31: Currently reading: Perennial Seller by Ryan Holiday 📚

2018-08-21: Read More Books 📚 A reminder from myself yesterday. Books are rewarding and I should read more.