Cardiff Half Marathon – a first-timer’s experience

Originally posted on We Are Cardiff:
(photo by Marc on Flickr) Hello! My name is Helia. We may not have met before, but I write most of the stuff on this site. When there’s no author given on an article, then it’s me. I ran the Cardiff Half Marathon this year. I was a first timer. It was amazing, and hard, but mostly amazing. So I wanted… Continue reading Cardiff Half Marathon – a first-timer’s experience

In case you were wondering where I’ve been …

(Burning Man, Black Rock City, Nevada) I’m currently getting towards the end of a five month trip around the world, which has, so far, covered the following: – cenote diving and jungle ruins in Mexico; – Vegas, LA, San Francisco and Burning Man in America; – 5am fish markets, the Studio Ghibli Museum and the tallest ferris wheel in the world in Japan; – five … Continue reading In case you were wondering where I’ve been …

Thank you Project Cardiff

I’ve been nominated as one of Project Cardiff’s 50 individuals from the local creative community who are contributing to the life and soul of Cardiff in some way. Thank you, Project Cardiff! As part of the nomination I’ll have my photo taken (in a ‘proper in-door sit down’ shoot with photographer Lann Niziblian, who is a great photographer and has done some lovely shots for … Continue reading Thank you Project Cardiff

#senedd2011 – democracy in our networked age

It’s not often that I talk about my actual, paid, 9-5 everyday job on here, as this is usually reserved for my extra-curricular activities. However, today at work months of preparation finally paid off in an event called ‘#senedd2011 – democracy in our networked age’ My bread and butter, as it were, are earned by working for the National Assembly for Wales as the web … Continue reading #senedd2011 – democracy in our networked age