Tagged: writing

Podcast Ep 40 – Mental Health on the Agenda at Davos 0

Podcast Ep 40 – Mental Health on the Agenda at Davos

Today, I talk about mental health because it’s on the agenda at the World Economic Forum in Davos. It is great to see mental health issues being raised by people such as Prince William. However, it...

Podcast Ep 34 – Do You Find Blogging Therapeutic? 0

Podcast Ep 34 – Do You Find Blogging Therapeutic?

Today, I talk about how blogging has helped me as a type of therapy, to tell my story and how it has evolved over the years. I also talk about how popular blogging has...

When All That’s Left is Rhyme 0

When All That’s Left is Rhyme

My head is empty like a shell There is no water in this well A head that creates copious copy for its work Is at this moment quiet and inert   I sit here...

Anxiety v Motivation – Who Shall Win? 0

Anxiety v Motivation – Who Shall Win?

The past few days has been a little turbulent for me, not because I have had bad anxiety, but because I have had a motivational battle. I guess I’m a little ambitious about what...

Procrastination Gets You Nowhere 1

Procrastination Gets You Nowhere

I have recently been watching some TED talks on YouTube. I though that it would be good for me to replace my recent obsession with old Charlie Chan movies with something more enlightening. For...

Dad, Can You Help Me Please? 1

Dad, Can You Help Me Please?

It is a question that every father hears at some time in their lives. The desperate call of their child asking for help with complete confidence in their father’s ability to deal with whatever...

My Memory Has Just Been Sold 0

My Memory Has Just Been Sold

Yeah I know the title is a little odd, but when I was thinking about this post, the song Centerfold by J. Geils Band popped into my head. For those who may be too...

A Year of Reflection and Contemplation 1

A Year of Reflection and Contemplation

The year 2017 has been a year of firsts in many ways, some of them good, others not quite so much. However, one thing has remained throughout, is that family and friends are a...

#14 – The Coca Cola Truck Should Bring an Ark 0

#14 – The Coca Cola Truck Should Bring an Ark

Today is the second rainy day we have had, nothing unusual in the UK, but with torrential rain last night and all day today, the local river is ready to burst its banks. Now,...

#12 – Best Made Plans 1

#12 – Best Made Plans

Well, the commitment to do more country walking with my dog didn’t last long. In fact, the last one I did was the one I mentioned in the last journal. In my defence, I...