Tagged: Academic Life

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Scrivener for iOS

As you may recall, I’m quite a fan of Scrivener… (see also this post), the “serious” writing tool. Originally available only for the Mac, it has since expanded to Windows … and this summer premiered...

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Hello Hong Kong, again!

A warm breeze, a cool drink, the sun is setting over one of the most recognisable skylines in the world… yes, it is that time of the year again: Hong Kong, and saying hello...

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AcWriMo or NaNoWriMo

Oh it’s almost November, and the big decision of the week is AcWriMo or NaNoWriMo? (I’m sparing everyone the view of Stephan in Movember for the time being…) Both are really exciting initiatives: NaNoWriMo...

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Hello New Term!

Looks like there is no denying it any longer… for me, this week is the start of the new term again: that means heading out to Hong Kong for September to run three inductions...

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Scrivener – and Zotero

If you are doing a lot of writing (or hanging out with writers…) you may have come across Scrivener – a well, this is a bit hard to describe… sort of word processor for...

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Socially Networked Academic

Being an academic obviously means writing … sometimes a lot of writing. Which, fortunately in some cases can be a lonely experience…  sometimes, a bit too lonely for me. Luckily there is always the...