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Charley Speakes

Quietly shouting in a world of noise – exposing a nerve.

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Charley Speakes

I'm a blogger, some time journalist and writer; quietly confronting the frustrations and challenges in a world of confusion, apathy and facades. I generally write about the world in general, women's stuff, work and all those other things that drive us nuts.

The X Factor CV

As someone involved in recruitment I have noticed a really interesting trend.  I’d be really interested in what other recruiters think to this. It’s what I call the X factor generation application.  It has got to the point I can... Continue Reading →

Trolls – How do you deal with them?

What can you do about trolls? I am being trolled at the moment and am not completely sure what to do. I share admin responsibilities of a FaceBook group (I have mentioned before). A week or so ago, I deleted... Continue Reading →

Shut the Internet Down

How long have you been using the internet? Has it changed in that time? Leave a comment, I'm really interested. At the end is a link to something that has just come up on the BBC that really underlines this... Continue Reading →

Taking Back Control – One Week Down

8th March - One week gone. Failed twice but succeeded twelve times 😉 Have done a whole week of only vegetarian and no alcohol EXCEPT Friday, when the lovely one wanted to cook meat, and so decided to slightly changed... Continue Reading →

Pat on the back

I'll bet yours is bigger than mine, but hey yeah I'll take this. I got this little badge today. I imagine a lot of you have got much bigger ones than this. I am proud of it because this is... Continue Reading →

Take Back Control

just wish someone would tell my lizard brain ...

To Be To Do To Be To I Don’t Know

musing on action or peace

Let’s Turn Off the Internet

Should we turn off the internet? Is it time yet? I spend a lot of time on politics forums, and they have changed radically over the years. I have been visiting forums for a long time now, I would say... Continue Reading →

Going Veggie? should I?

What do you think? I'm not sure. Lately I have been seeing lots of "oh my gawd' posts and comments about Halal meat. I don't really give a monkeys about whether it's halal or not, the more one reads about... Continue Reading →

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