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WE ALL SHINE ON

Once again it has been a while since I last posted here. Two months, in fact. I haven’t been confident there was much to write about – which is, of course, one of the times you really should knuckle down and write… It’s also nonsense, as so many things go on in our micro-universe that […]

LOOKING AFTER NUMBER ONE

In the past couple of weeks my wife and I have watched three long-form documentaries about Muhammad Ali. I almost prefixed his name with ‘the boxer’ – but, of course, Ali was much more than just a boxer. In one of the programmes a talking head described how he had come to realise that the […]

WIDE AWAKE

In the previous post I talked about Simon & Garfunkel being a presence in the early days of our son’s life. Staying with a musical theme gives me the opportunity to mention another favourite artist, and recount a fantastic anecdote. Like Simon & Garfunkel the band U2 has also long been part of my life […]

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