There is no real that is more 'real' than simulacra - Using a door as a metaphor, as a gateway or portal to a new world of different perceptions, new knowledge with fresh insights, where do your imaginations and creativity lead to? ...the perfect crime of making reality and its problem disappear. Read more →

Eddy Jackson | Editor | Communicationuk streaming multimedia narratives | Digital Learning Services


History is on your doorstep. Cutting through the Lancashire countryside in rural Cabus, just west of Scorton and Nicky Nook is a Roman Road. A public footpath now follows its route. It passes to the rear of the Patten Arms pub on the Cockerham Road. On a glorious Spring day, Cabus Parish Councillor, Louise Jackson, takes you on a nature walk and an intriguing history your across farmers' fields. Roman soldiers, chariots, traders, and drovers have used this. Check out the Lancashire heritage with the Cabus footpath guides. Read more →

Eddy Jackson | Editor | Communicationuk streaming multimedia narratives | Digital Learning Services


Is there an alternative context for framing John Keats The Eve of St Agnes? How about using physiology to frame and deconstruct Madeline’s and Porphyro’s behaviours in Keats’s narrative poem, The Eve of Saint Agnes, for this literary classic? Audio description, captions, and transcripts benefit everyone by improving understanding and learning. Read more →

Eddy Jackson | Editor | Communicationuk streaming multimedia narratives | Digital Learning Services


How can you effectively communicate with audiences? Is your presentation, media, or speech in tune with the needs of your audience? Think about the power of social and emotional intelligence. Appreciation, understanding, and sensitivity can unlock the key to success.Try it now. It works Read more →

Eddy Jackson | Editor | Communicationuk streaming multimedia narratives | Digital Learning Services


n a time where radical manifestos are simply not credible, there is a need to, “Stop giving equal time to lies.” A great principle for 2020 states Gavin Esler. Creating informing minds needs your attention to thrive. Experimenting, playing with, and integrating language by using audio, printed, and visual media in the spirit of Bertolt Brecht’s pedagogy helps in creating reflective, thoughtful audience responses in stopping megaphone bullying and fake new. Read more →

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Exploring new thinking surfacing free from tyranny by questioning threatening beliefs. Listen to the chimes of freedom. Do not raise your voice. Stop megaphone bullying with vindictive symbols of hate. Ignorance needs education. Peacefully thriving in harmony by loving, using rationality in freeing minds. Exposing false narratives and winning. Now creating stronger communities. Read more →

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Hey there hateful noisy media I am going under drowning From your extremist fictions Kicking around my mine. Go now, get out of my mine. You are much too ignorant. I am fighting discovering, a new real world? Read more →

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Gasping fighting | Desperately thinking | Reasoning informing hope | Over false statements | How does it feel | Living new worlds | Surfacing free from tyranny | Overcoming threatening beliefs? | How does it feel | Rising from the stormy seas | Gasping fresh air| Feeding the brain? Read more →

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The Christmas videos produced by John Lewis, Boots, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, and others are the highlight of the year for me. I think that there is real competition between them to produce the most entertaining. For me, the sentimentalities of the Yule Tide seasonal activities create a warm glow of well-being and consideration for others. Do you have a favourite? What do you like? However, you may not like the commercialisation, and the commodification. But that’s life. I hope you enjoy this choice of Christmas videos. For a different slant, check out seasonal pop videos at the Lancashire Speakers Club; https://www.southlancasterspeakers.club/2019/11/speakers-club-topics-based-on-christmas-songs.html Read more →

Eddy Jackson | Editor | Communicationuk streaming multimedia narratives | Digital Learning Services


For some considerable time since urbanisation, the impact of work, careers, and jobs, lifestyle have disturbed and disrupted the concept of family. Roles and responsibilities have become more fluid. Yet, the nuclear family and through blood ties, the extended family still has significance. Do you benefit from or support relations?  Are blood ties, across families important?  Read more →

Eddy Jackson | Editor | Communicationuk streaming multimedia narratives | Digital Learning Services