“If I Were a Teacher….”

I love this… “if…” Ha… and why only one subject…. I teach history, media studies and digital living/literacy… at Universities of Winchester and Durham, and on a consultancy basis elsewhere! Look out for http://bigbible.org.uk ‘The Big Read 2011’ starting today!

Music sounded better on record

It was “I am the one and only” by Chesney Hawkes, I think! Just got rid of my car with the cassette player – still have a few cassettes, but nothing to play them on… should just throw them away (have already converted them to MP3!) What was the first format you played music on? […]


Founded in May 2008 “Plinky makes it easy for you to create inspired content. Every day we provide a prompt (i.e. a question or challenge) and you answer. We make it simple to add rich media and share your answers on Facebook, Twitter and blogs.” http://www.plinky.com/people/drbexl I sometimes use the prompts on my site to […]

It's hard to apologize when I know I'm wrong

In many ways it’s easy to apologise when I know I’m wrong, because then at least I do know why I’m apologising, but many times, it takes a while to work up to saying I’m sorry!! It depends on how badly I think I’m wrong, and how badly I think I might have hurt someone […]

Drbexl Searches The 'Net (2008-2009)

Purpose of this blog, first created November 2008: Familiarisation with what is ‘now’ on the ‘net Experimentation with some of the new widgets/applications Listings of useful websites, themed depending on my focus for that day/hour, etc. (I have a wide range of interests and like to experiment. Built using Google Blogger. Still experimenting with new […]