Category Archives: learned

Tasty feast – Fife Diet legacy and a new beginning for PLANT

Sunday of the 8th of March was a bitter-sweet occasion. We held a fabulous local food feast to celebrate two things – the legacy of the Fife Diet project‘s local food movement as it is wrapping things up, and the … Continue reading

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Sharing the stories from intergenerational storytelling in community gardens

I learned two things on Friday at the Scottish Storytelling Centre sessions. Intergenerational storytelling is a very precisely defined practice with its own handbook, rules and funding streams – and aimed at very useful and tangible outcomes for the community. … Continue reading

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Chewing on the nuggets of wisdom from Learning to EATS

Have been meaning to mention this for a while now – I have been helping out a little with PLANT (People Learning about Nature around Tayport), a branch of the Tayport Community Trust. A ponderous name, I know – but … Continue reading

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These are the stories of DNA stories

My OU’s course, “Communicating Science in the Information Age”, has been going for 2 weeks now! Although the course does not include a blogging component, I have decided to include some of the course activity ‘reflection’ on this blog as … Continue reading

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[Walking] – portable digital storytelling kit in the SNOW!!!

The long promised snow came on Friday!!! It fell steadily for hours, wrapping the landscape in the cottonwoolly blanket of calmness.  Could not stop grinning as I walked through it’s magic. The peace was only disturbed by a chattily flighty … Continue reading

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[Walking] – Enchanted burlesque

Walk 24 Jan 2013, a set on Flickr. My walking podcast yesterday was ABC’s (of the Australian flavour) Big Ideas and the Art of Provocation – an interview with Moira Finucane about her thought provoking-cabaret/ burlesque productions. Made me want … Continue reading

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[Walking] – Fair use across the continents and Whackademia

After the howling winds and driving slushy rain (despite the insistent promise of snow, snow, snow) at the start of the week, yesterday finally brought some peace and stillness. The silence seduced me out for a walk, a tad longer … Continue reading

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