Wrote a thing about Carrie Fisher's second novel, because I happen to like it http://followersoftheapocalyp.se/surrender-the-pink-revisited/ .
Now for the silly software plugins. For those of you who don't know whether to blog your manifesto or create a massive 47 Tweet tweetstorm, now you can do both!
JJJ's new plugin for WP Publishiza let's you blog and then automatically makes it into a Tweetstorm.
Heard Prokoviev's "Troika" on the way into work. Is it actually the same tune as "Sumer is Icumen in"? Because that is now what is stuck in my head @lauraritchie
I do like https://mynoise.net/ when I'm trying to write. Been donating for a while, well worth it for long periods of reading/writing/concentration.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RokyGRQP0no - R.E.M's "Try Not To Breathe". Not heard this for ages.
Do people know about Audrey Watters/Kin Lane's podcast? If you're not on board yet it's a good listen on the politics of ed tech (and the ed tech of politics, increasingly): https://soundcloud.com/kinlane
I don't know if people are still sharing what I guess future generations will know as "trump-lit", but this is an affecting and sober exploration of the idea of "Fake disruption followed by institutional paralysis". http://www.lrb.co.uk/v38/n23/david-runciman/is-this-how-democracy-ends
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