Category: Play


31 July 2012 0

While I’m banging on about communication, might as well tell you about my most recent Werewolf experience. Werewolf is a game for between 10 and 30 people (thereabouts – don’t quote me). It’s not at all physical. It’s played sitting in a circle, either on the floor or in chairs. It helps if all the…

By Viv McWaters

There is no point. It’s just fun!

15 November 2011 0

I’ve long been a fan of Improv Everywhere, so it’s no surprise that I watched Charlie Todd’s TEDxBloomington talk on The Shared Experience of Absurdity. If you’ve never heard of Improv Everywhere it will give you a great introduction, and if you have, it will give you some laughs. Charlie describes Improv Everywhere as “causing…

By Viv McWaters

It’s okay to play. Yes, really!

26 August 2011 2

Otters are my favourite animals. Have been for as long as I can remember. It’s their playfulness that gets me every time. Check this out. Here’s the link if you can’t see the video below. Even the adults like to play. And if that’s not enough, check out this river otter playing with a puppy.…

By Viv McWaters

Let’s playfully change the world!

7 July 2011 1

Wow! Bulgaria sounds like a really bad country to live and work in based on this TED talk by Steve Keil. But hang on, he could be describing your work place, especially if it’s one where you do serious work, have autocratic leaders who are untrusting and controlling, even restrictive – and you’re not allowed…

By Viv McWaters