AcWriMo: Aims, Ideals and Challenges

November is writing month, whether its a novel, an academic book or that grant proposal you have been putting off because of mounting pressures from work, home and life in general. But, as my stack of half-completed articles now...

Losing my Methodology: Revisiting the Workflow

About eight months ago, I spent a long, blustery afternoon developing a new work-flow for my research. I had hoped, naively, that this detailed methodology would make my research more efficient and, in large measure, standardise the data I...

Welcome to the 112th History Carnival!

This month, I have the honour of hosting the 112th History Carnival, and what would the August Carnival be without a look at the event that is currently dominating the airwaves, the Olympics.   First up is a look at the...