I have always hated #metoo. The hashtag that is, not the movement. I felt it lacked the anger and power the movement deserved. I wanted it to be called #heyyou. Well actually, I wanted it to be called #oiyoufuckers but #heyyou seemed more PG rated. The problem I have with #metoo is that, to me,... Continue Reading →

Dentists, Floundering Souls and the Continuing Search for Meaning

I was at the dentist the other day and she asked me what I was doing now, as in with my life/work etc. I like my dentist Emma. She puts up with my sporadic lateness, never hassles me too much about my chocolate intake, and is always keen for a chat. If it wasn't weird... Continue Reading →

Skydiving Saturday

If you'd have told me 5 years ago that today I would be jumping out of a plane I would have laughed heartily in your face. Back then I had enough trouble sitting inside the plane, let alone willingly jumping out of it. When the idea of the skydive got brought to the table by... Continue Reading →

The imagination conundrum

Imagination ɪˌmadʒɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n/Submit noun the faculty or action of forming new ideas, or images or concepts of external objects not present to the senses. "she'd never been blessed with a vivid imagination" synonyms: imaginative faculty, creative power, fancy;  the ability of the mind to be creative or resourceful. "she was set in her ways and lacked... Continue Reading →

An issue of presence

Today I woke up and headed to a morning hot yoga class at my local yoga joint. I was all set to be present in the moment and embrace each drop of sweat that popped out of my pores but when I got there I couldn't turn my racing brain off. It was yelling at... Continue Reading →

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