more than usually random thoughts!

Amazement and amusement

It led to a general discussion on games, with granny and me reminiscing about the old computer games we played some thirty-seven years ago – we vividly remembered Pacman which was familiar to the children.

Thought no. 735 on personal time management

All my life I’ve been attracted to taking things apart to see how they worked. I was often  less interested in putting them back together again! And the same applies to my life now. For example, I spend far more time finding out how to design a website or blog than I do actually doing it.  The corollary is that I float from one task to another, never really finishing anything unless driven by outside considerations. The old mantra of F.O.C.U.S – follow one course until successful – is only applied under time pressure bu others. And part of the problem is a tendency never to record what I do so having to revisit learning later. Time is wasted… So  decisions:   firstly to allocate a specific time and word count target for a daily blog post, no matter how short. An hour a day should be more than enough. Secondly