Am I that easy to forget?

It’s not exactly a compliment to say about someone, ‘They’re repressed’.  It usually implies they’re...

Revamping your life for spring

Do you have a nagging sense that changes need to be made in you and in your life?  Are you dissatisfied with aspects of...

If I ruled the world

An Apollo astronaut recently spoke on TV about his conviction that if you’re determined enough you can achieve...

Nobody till somebody loves you?

When I was a child I couldn’t understand why most pop songs were about romantic love.  Why weren’t there any about...

A new you for a new year

What do you want most for yourself over the coming year? In my previous blog I talked about a desire for our...

Age and experience

Plunging out of an aircraft, doing a cookery course, going to a stand-up comedy show, having a beauty treatment, taking...

Funny way of showing it

They looked like they were going to kill each other.  They were yelling eyeball to eyeball, gesticulating wildly and...

Altered states – a look at dissociation

Our minds can do all sorts of strange things to protect us when we’re in tough situations.  One of the more...

Crisis? What crisis?

Those words were attributed to Prime Minister Jim Callaghan in 1979.  He’d just returned from a Caribbean summit...

I’m on holiday but don’t ask me where

Windsor Castle is on a direct flight path to Heathrow airport.  Boeing 767s, Airbuses and the like fly low overhead on...