Writing one more post

The idea behind this blog was to give me a place to sharpen my communication skills. To regularly practice putting words together to communicate an idea. To bring hope and encouragement to others as I reflect on my own life and the lessons I've learnt. The discipline to produce 200 words, regardless of how I … Continue reading Writing one more post

New Year Resolutions v Daily Choices

As the clock chimes to proudly proclaim the change from one year into the next, it seems as though our brains can't help but join in.  In a rush to improve on the previous 12 months we proudly proclaim our New Year's Resolutions... This will be the year when... I resolve to never again... I … Continue reading New Year Resolutions v Daily Choices

Turbulence

Yesterday evening I started writing a post about Turbulence.  It began... When you're 40,000ft in the air it's easy to forget about the law of gravity.  The routine of the air stewards announcements, the in-flight entertainment and even the refreshments  are all designed to help you relax and enjoy the ride.  Enjoy, that is, until you … Continue reading Turbulence

United against hate

All day I've been mulling over ideas for today's blog post.  All day that is, until I heard the news about Jo Cox MP.  A brilliantly talented woman who believed in the power of politics to bring about change and help those without a voice.  Having previously worked as a Charity campaigner and an Aid Worker, she … Continue reading United against hate