Well, I think it’s official. 2016 has sucked, big time, but it’s now nearly done. We are almost finished with it – under 2 weeks until it’s over – during which we can sleep, eat, reflect and hopefully have a little bit of downtime alone and with loved ones. Have a happy holidays in 2016 –… Continue reading Holidays 2016
I sometimes wonder if growing up is actually a transition from a time of aspirational hope to a grim determination to get by and not go broke before death.
So it seems that there are rumours that Elsa, from Frozen, might be gay in the sequel. Now I think that on some level that would be awesome; a Disney princess being gay. It would be good for little girls, and those fans who are or not quite so young, to see a clever, talented… Continue reading Single or gay – which is braver?
We are all trapped in this net caused by things and our need for them. Some things we actually need; food, heat, broadband, but others are just things that we have become accustomed to yet feel that we cannot live without. The latter can be due to habit but I suspect is more often on… Continue reading Things
I spend a lot of time in the early hours of the morning worrying about what ‘it’ all means and by ‘it’ I mean life, the universe and everything, so not all that much of importance, really. It’s not that I have a huge sense of ego regarding my role in the world – I… Continue reading Finding a meaning or ways to make connections
I have been VERY remiss in the last few years regarding this blog. In many ways it truly has become a diary; lots of patches of good intentions and diligence followed by more fallow eras. I think, in part at least, this is because I never had a clear notion of why I was really… Continue reading New Beginnings – beta version
I was sitting on the bus, on my way to work, yesterday. We were stuck in the morning rush traffic and the skies were a cold grey and there was drizzle. The world felt pretty hopeless. I looked around – at my fellow bus passengers, at the people hunched in their cars and the people… Continue reading Personal Soundtrack