• A Month on Wednesday: November 2018

    What a month! November is one of my favourite months of the year, and it’s not just because I’m a November Baby myself. There’s something about this time of year which feels so magical. A day after my last monthly update, I launched #BadHigherEd (heinously.com), finally starting to capture in one place some of my …

  • Liquorice Tea Thoughts

    29th Sept 2015: Worn out, but happy. Drinking liquorice tea. Last week was lost in a somewhat snuffly fog of under-the-weather-ness. This week starts with mild sleep-deprivation due to rising in the early hours of Monday to moon watch, followed by two or three hours of deep sleep peppered with restless dreams involving a zoo …