Programming…

I got into computing in the early days via my Sinclair ZX81, and I was introduced to BASIC programming. Typing on the membrane keyboard was terrible, but there was sheer joy when I managed to programme it to do a simple task of keeping score for a darts game. It was...

Special moments…

I feel as if I am on a special mission at the moment. In many ways I am not even sure what that mission is, yet I am boldly going forth where I have not gone before. Do you ever feel like that too? In the back of my head is a master plan, pulled together through the...

Greenock Cut…

It was a glorious day on Saturday, so wanting to make the most of this, I went for a walk. I picked out the walk along Greenock Cut. Less than an hour from Glasgow, I started the walk at Cornalees Bridge Visitors Centre. I had a hot chocolate in the café to get some...

Living life to the full…

As I was going through my old files to pull together my personal history, I pulled out some of my Personal Review forms from my days in the big corporate world. They went back a few years, and followed the same old format: · Review of the previous year (invariably...

Coincidences…

Funny that, I write about coincidences yesterday, and then have a few more today, which was kind of bizarre. I was looking to set up a self development group in Glasgow. I’m keen on using a number of techniques, and felt it would be great to have a regular session...