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2020-06-04: With every breath we take, we must commit to being that change, and to creating a better, more just …

2020-05-29: πŸ“· all quiet near Barnard Castle 😢

2020-05-16: As a (free trial) subscriber of Apple TV+, I just had a helluva hard time finding anything on my …

2020-05-15: From Dairy Bridge to the Meeting of the Waters.

2020-05-15: From Dairy. Bridge.

2020-05-14: 54.506035,-1.882840 Luna went bang on point on going around the end of a wall. I expected the usual Pheasant, but …

2020-05-13: 54.512736,-1.865038 Welcome iAWriter πŸ˜ƒ. On another note, my dog (Luna) just used one of her lives up -retrieved from …

2020-05-12: 54.509751,-1.847358 Ah Curlews, plenty!

2020-05-10: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. β€” Steve Jobs πŸ’¬

2020-05-09: Learning is the only thing the mind never exhausts, never fears, and never regrets. – …

2020-05-08: Remembering my father on this VE Day, his role as Head of Rolls Royce Laboratories and crucial work …

2020-05-08: Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent People Ignore. β€” Albert Einstein πŸ’¬

2020-05-07: Diplomacy is the art of telling people to go to hell in such a way that they ask for directions. β€” …

2020-05-06: We are part of nature. We aren’t separate from nature. β€” David Attenborough πŸ’¬

2020-05-05: Luna. 10 today πŸ––

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2020-05-05: Golf is like bicycle shorts, it reveals a lot about a man. β€” Rick Reilly πŸ’¬

2020-05-04: DΓΊirt mΓ© leat go raibh mΓ© breoite. ~ I told you I was ill. – Spike Milligan ((epitaph) πŸ’¬

2020-05-01: I have an About page. Finally!

2020-04-30: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 30 Prompt: Drink

2020-04-29: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 29 Prompt: Tool

2020-04-28: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 28 Prompt: Soft

2020-04-27: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 27 Prompt: Low

2020-04-26: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 26 Prompt: Air

2020-04-25: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 25 Prompt: Self

2020-04-24: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 24 Prompt: Orange

2020-04-23: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 23 Prompt: Shallow

2020-04-22: I saw that

2020-04-22: Swallows have arrived πŸ˜ƒ

2020-04-21: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 21 Prompt: Full

2020-04-21: House Martins have arrived πŸ˜€

2020-04-20: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 20 Prompt: Black

2020-04-19: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 19 Prompt: Balance

2020-04-19: I really wanted the iPhone SE to be a 4.7” (feels wrong to type a decimal point in an Imperial …

2020-04-19: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 18 Prompt: Still

2020-04-17: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 17 Prompt: Gold

2020-04-16: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 16 Prompt: Angle

2020-04-15: April Photoblogging: Day 15 Prompt: Glass

2020-04-14: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 14 Prompt: Smooth

2020-04-13: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 13 Prompt: Dark

2020-04-12: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 12 Prompt: Metal

2020-04-11: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 11 Prompt: Cold

2020-04-11: Got into Tales from the Loop last night. Quirky πŸ™‚

2020-04-10: Just loving my new iPad pro. I got the 12.9” version and finding it a joy to work on, both fast and …

2020-04-10: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 10 Prompt: Fire

2020-04-09: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 09 Prompt: Rules

2020-04-08: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 08 Prompt: Symmetry

2020-04-08: πŸ“· Really rather nice

2020-04-07: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 07 Prompt: Texture

2020-04-07: Tom a’Choinich in splendid isolation β›°

2020-04-07: I largely agree with you @hutaffe about the iPad, but I am having fun in the garden shed with my new …

2020-04-06: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 06 Prompt: New

2020-04-05: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 05 Prompt: Night

2020-04-04: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 04 Prompt: Lines

2020-04-03: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 03 Prompt: Triangle

2020-04-02: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 02 Prompt Macro

2020-04-01: πŸ“· April Photoblogging: Day 01 Prompt Pink

2020-03-31: πŸ“· water’s down, footpath re-opened

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2020-03-30: πŸ“· a good clutch!

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2020-03-30: …that didn’t take long πŸ˜€

2020-03-30: Registered davidhall.blog domain with Hover and their connect service to micro.blog worked just fine …

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2020-03-21: -18.20370,11.91646 Dunedin Star

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2020-03-19: -23.99644,14.45796 Eduard Bohlen

2020-03-18: I had a bash at picking my favourite Mac. - tricky 🀣 512pixels.net/2020/03/i…

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2020-03-16: Nice to see that Hover has an easy connect for micro.blog πŸ‘

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2020-03-13: -20.50574,14.10919 🎨 Desert Elephant

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2020-03-12: This iPhone single take of the Hermitage is incredible and long… I’ve got it AirPlaying on the TV at …

2020-03-11: 🎨 Chirpy the Bengal Eagle Owl - one of the founding birds of Walworth Birds of Prey Done this …

2020-03-08: 🎨 Goshawk

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2020-03-05: 🎨 Great Tit crossing Acrylic on cradled board 200x150mm

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2020-03-04: 🎨 Almost Spring like this morning with the Blue Tits on the Hazel trees. Acrylic on cradled wood …

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2020-03-03: I didn’t realise that the desktop micro.blog app converted pngs to jpgs 🀨 and I was trying to …

2020-03-03: 🎨 My morning walk was accompanied by a Common Gull feeding on the newly mucked field 160x180mm …

2020-03-03: New page up with revised mapping method used here.

2020-03-03: Re-arranged things, so no-longer does my Map page take over the single template and I can use the …

2020-03-02: 🎨 Oyster Catchers Saw my first Oyster Catchers of the year this morning. Daily Painting at auction …

2020-03-01: 🎨 Black Swan stretch Daily (nearly) Painting. Acrylic on cradled wood panel 200x150mm …

2020-02-29: Hmm, sticking with my former keyboard.

2020-02-29: 54.451,-1.878 πŸ“· Some sizeable trees brought down with the recent floods

2020-02-28: 54.513,-1.864 Hmm, Editorial seems to be misbehaving with grabbing the location data, but thanks to Gluon always …

2020-02-28: One drawback of having my Map page is it occupies the _default/single template, so I can’t use a …

2020-02-26: 🎨 Otter at the Lido Acrylic on Dibond 150x180mm Daily Painting at auction …

2020-02-25: 🎨 Folly Fox Acrylic on Dibond 150 x 180 mm Daily Painting at auction davidhall.uk/glimpses/…

2020-02-24: 54.5102,-1.87017 🎨 Been seeing the Buzzard regularly on my morning walks, and with the overnight snow, thought it …

2020-02-24: πŸ“· Snow here on the River Greta ⛄️

2020-02-20: Oops, mu new iMac doesn’t look very happy to come out of it’s box…

2020-02-01: 🎨 Starting today, auctions of small paintings done within a day - Daily Paintings - something I have …

2020-01-26: Good - certs seem to have been updated - feed and β€œwww” back on micro.blog

2020-01-23: πŸ“· ✈️ Rather proud of my new panel 😎

2020-01-23: Oops, getting an error on my “www” url - posts, photo loading and feed …

2020-01-23: πŸ“· Nice find in the orchard earlier last year (just found the photo that reminded me) a wild honey …

2019-07-21: πŸ“· Found it! A day late, but my effort to celebrate the Moon Landing - from (about) 1974 - a school …

2019-07-16: Just bagged myself www.davidhall.uk πŸ‘

2019-06-18: A variation on my Micro.blog Map using Google Maps, see davidhall.co/noodles/m…

2019-06-12: Well, there you go Brydge, as thought Apple did it with accessibility support for Magic Trackpad. …

2019-06-10: 54.4967,-1.6890 Test from iPad mini.

2019-06-08: Mapping Micro.blog I’ve put a work-through re my mapping efforts here davidhall.co/noodles/m… …

2019-06-06: Brilliant! Thanks to the Hugo Community I’ve solved the issues of linking to and from my map …

2019-06-06: Thanks to the great guys over at Hugo, I’ve solved the issue of my map markers appearing :) …

2019-06-03: It has been an interesting execise attempting to pass front matter variables! Using the …

2019-05-31: Well, some progress - multiple posts coming into the Map. However, when bringing in the Front Matter …

2019-05-31: 51.1526,0.3696 πŸ“· 🌷 Test Iris pix

2019-05-29: OK, the flurry of posts means my updated Yellow site and consolodated feed is working! On another …

2019-05-29: Just a test Workflow in Editorial

2019-05-28: Micro.Blog.Map up - nothing on it yet… spotthehall.net/map/

2019-05-28: Result! Following from previous post, iCab has found the GeoData and it successfully links out to …

2019-05-28: 51.1441,0.3716 This is a test to see if iCab picks up the ICBM data from the header of the custom theme I’m using …

2019-05-18: 52.26117,-0.48027 πŸ“· ✈️ Over the threshold. Permit renewed

2019-05-18: Why, when I add a location on AppleMaps to a contact, does it move the location to somewhere …

2019-03-07: I can remember starting my first real β€œprofessional” job, when a salary was a perk and you were …

2019-02-21: πŸ“· Learning to ride a bike (with assistance).

2019-02-15: Waiting for iTrackpadot I spent the last couple of weeks trying to use my iPad almost exclusively, …

2019-02-15: I find it really infuriating that Search All Bookmarks doesn’t work in iOS, whereas it does (as it …

2019-02-14: πŸ“· ✈️ Learning to Hang Glide 1980 in Dovedale, Derbyshire.

2019-02-12: Wouldn’t it be cool if gocoedit.app Trackball could somehow be mapped to a trackpad on a …

2019-02-07: My ICBM data had completely slipped the net. Back now 😎

2019-02-05: …well, when I say they’ve gone, I had to go and put a Title on the last post, didn’t I!?

2019-02-05: The curious tale of domain links After tinkering with my design (as you do), the new version showed …

2019-01-28: Just dawned on me that instead of sitting at the desk using MAMP on an iMac, I can lounge around …

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2019-01-25: An interesting observation on quitting Facebook/Instagram. Mostly supportive and respectived, but …

2019-01-23: The recent terrible news surrounding Instagram/Facebook has finally made my mind up to delete those …

2019-01-21: πŸ“· Networking

2019-01-20: πŸ“· Micro landscape

2019-01-19: Wouldn’t it be nice if a Brydge iOS keyboard had a trackpad that supported the β€œkeyboard-as-trackpad …

2019-01-09: Yep - I just backed HyperDrive: World’s 1st USB-C Hub for iPad Pro 2018 on @Kickstarter …

2019-01-06: Blog now updated to using .md file endings instead of .txt and a quick test from Editorial to m.b …

2019-01-05: πŸ“· ✈️ If you can’t buy yourself at least one decent πŸŽ„ present…

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