Three Peas in a Pod: Him, Her and Haruki

Date: 24 January 2014 Location: Coffee Culture, Rangiora (South Island, New Zealand) Time: 1.37pm Protagonists: Sally Pewhairangi and Paul Brown Reality:  Not quite the same as it was this month back in 2013 And so here we are, back where it all started. Sally: Wow, what a year (and a bit with GST). Paul: So Sally, will you be irretrievably lost…

A Profession Requiring Specialised Training And Techniques

Reading Maps: In Context In his last post Paul shared his views on reading maps: In Reading Maps we find the intersection of Combinatorial Creativity, Data Visualisation, Quality Curated Products, Imaginative Interrogation of Texts, Networked Knowledge Gathering and Collaborative Connection Hunting. If you’re like me and don’t use too many big words one after the…

The 1Q84 Files: An RA Investigation

Date: 1 January 2013 Location: Coffee Culture, Rangiora (South Island, New Zealand) Time: 11.37am Protagonists: Sally Pewhairangi and Paul Brown BEFORE THE BEGINNING [In which Paul only gets slapped once.] Sally: Hey Paul. Happy New Year! What about this for a project? Some of my friends on Twitter have been doing reading challenges last year,…