I know I've gone a bit quiet, but things are still proceeding - if slowly! I made it to the quarter-century mark last week and then got a bit bogged down in an exploration of mass global unemployment in the near future. The problem with these big issues is how to treat them in an intelligent, interesting, and succinct way. I am beginning to think that this is even more of a challenge than what I first envisaged, but hey, that's life!
I also wanted to give you all a heads-up on a few things. Firstly, the workshops with the British Museum have gone very well and I hope to show you some videos and material from them in the near future. Secondly, plans are underway for an 'adult' event related to History of the Future, and you will hear about it first here! Thirdly, I'm going to the Sudan for a two week trip from Monday, so I may be a bit quiet.
Finally - I have decided that as soon as I hit 30 objects, I will stop writing new ones for the moment and just focus on getting the first 30 published online. This will mean there'll be another big pause before the next chunk gets done, but I think that having a bunch of objects out there in the 'real world' (rather than just stuck on my computer) will help me write faster. I'm not really used to writing so much stuff without putting it in front of an audience and I have to admit that it's not brilliant for my motivation. But this may be able to fix it.
Thanks for your patience, all!
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