Postcard #3: Cardiff’s Christmas Markets 🎄

The People I’m still working away at documenting all the postcards I’ve sent in the past year, including this batch of cards I sent to my workplace’s “distributed postcards” group this past January. Working remotely for a global company has a way of showing you how the world is both big and small at the […]

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A Lesson in Code and Craft from Ada

The year was 1815.  Annabella Milbanke, a deeply religious and mathematically gifted young lady from an aristocratic family, had just given birth. The child’s father was Lord Byron, the great Romantic poet and a notorious playboy.  A scandal was inevitable.  Just three days later, Byron would set sail away from England with his mistress, never […]

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Postcard #2: Cardiff’s Roath Park 🦢

The Person Another pairing in my company’s “distributed postcards” group led me to sending a postcard to Raúl. Raúl is an amazing colleague from Spain who is full to the brim with warmth, kindness, and generosity. I realised, too late, that I’d received way more than I gave in our postcard exchange when an assortment […]

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