Embracing…
… my experiences in India

Archive for the ‘Blogging’ Category

SearchCamp

October 8, 2007

As someone new to blogging, I was invited to attend this Unconference. I was going to try live blogging for the first time, but how can one ‘live blog’ when one doesn’t understand what the f*ck is being said? I was out of my depth. OK, so I took some pictures and made some notes… […]

Why Treepu?

October 4, 2007

My employment in England consisted of a wide range of social care jobs and having been in the field for 8 years, I was feeling burnt out. With the prospect of moving to India in July 2007 for my partner’s research job, I thought I would take the opportunity to try something different, but I […]

Planting Celebration!

September 24, 2007

I am very proud to be covering this event as a blogger, it’s really good news for the environmentalists; the project is simply blooming with positive action. Project Green Hands is an ecological initiative of Isha Foundation with the aim of creating 10% additional green cover in Tamil Nadu (the heartland state of southern India). […]

Bloggled…

September 6, 2007

… “to be boggled by blogs”. This portmanteau of (boggled blog) was introduced in a comment under my post “Here I am” and it describes how I am feeling. The boom in social media with websites such as Facebook, Twitter, WordPress and Flickr has got the Sociologist in me questioning what impact this virtual world […]