Yesterday I spent 11 hours drinking, dancing and talking to strangers. I wasn’t high on anything but life. Initially I was nervous about attending Wireless 2015. 547 more words
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In popular culture, the term “Generation Me” is used to describe young people today, and recently some academic attention is starting to focus on what is called the “narcissism epidemic”, a supposed prevalence of narcissistic personality traits, such as a feeling of entitlement, unwarranted high self-regard and arrogance (APA, 2013), amongst young people. 1,290 more words
I am doing a half marathon.
I don’t know how it happened. It just crept up on me. I remember nodding vaguely when someone mentioned the upcoming Bristol Half, a 13.1 miles slog through the simmering city heat, making noncommital grunts when they suggested putting a team together, and then about a week later I found myself printing off training timetables and looking at protein shakes online. 515 more words
This is part of a script that I ghost-wrote for Nick Hewat (now the commercial lead at The Guardian) for a presentation about the spending power of the baby boomer generation. 1,868 more words