How to Change the Awareness Game

Stay tuned – at the end of this post I’m giving away two tickets to a fabulous event being held in Ottawa on November 14th! I’ve been involved in charity work pretty much my whole life. My parents set the example when I was just a kid. We lived in a very small, isolated community […]

A Story of Selflessnes

Once upon a time there was a guy named Dom. Dom needed some stuff, to help make his life a bit better – to help him get around a bit more. Dom asked his friends to help him out. But Dom wasn’t content to just make his life better. He wanted to make others’ lives […]

I'm Not Here

I’m over here today – at David Henderson’s blog. More later.

Huge Hearts in Social Media and Beyond.

The following is a guest post by my friend, Keith Burtis. Below, Keith talks about the immense generosity he finds within the social media community. Keith himself sets an outstanding example of the generosity and kindness that he talks about here. Check him out on his blog at Big Hearts Today, after coming home […]

Amber MacArthur on 12for12k

Check out this video from Amber MacArthur – yet another reason to get behind 12for12k – for the price of a couple of lattes, you too can get involved!

Got Community?

The name of the game around this online space is community. Well, it’s some other things too, but mostly it’s about community. Creating them, building them, sharing them, participating in them…if it wasn’t for communities, it wouldn’t be much fun out here on the Interwebz, in my opinion. Community these days seems to be a […]

Making a Difference

OK. I am so NOT a video post kind of person. (Ironic, considering I work in video). But today, I just felt that I wasn’t able to say what I needed to say in text. So here you go. I hope it’s clear. Making a Difference from Sue Murphy on Vimeo.

12 for 12k Featured on CityNews

CityNews in Toronto did a great story on the 12for12k project last night, featuring none other than creator Danny Brown – check it out here, and don’t forget to head on over to to get involved! CityNews Online 12for12k story

Your 2009 To Do List

The decorations are put away, the Christmas sweets are all consumed, even the leftover turkey soup is probably on its way out. Tomorrow, millions of people will head back to regular life and work patterns, and as a result, millions of New Year’s resolutions will go by the wayside. I don’t make New Year’s resolutions […]

Ode to a Hyperlink

Suppose all the information stored on computers everywhere were linked, I thought. Suppose I could program my computer to create a space in which anything could be linked to anything.” — Tim Berners-Lee, “Weaving the Web”. It all started with a simple link. Contrary to popular belief, Tim Berners-Lee didn’t invent the concept of “hypertext”. […]