His was the very definition of ‘a life well-lived’. The apparent suicide of Anthony Bourdain in a French hotel was shocking and tragic in equal measure. “As you move through this life and this world, you change things slightly. You… Read moreLife well-lived? The tragic loss of Anthony Bourdain
I wanted to write a post which wasn’t driven by current affairs. It’s getting me down, to say the least. Everywhere you look, there is hell on Earth: war and terrorism in the Middle East (and beyond); the Brexit fiasco;… Read moreWhat Scares Me The Most
The Grenfell Tower fire was both hideous and terrifying. There are no words to adequately convey the sense of horror and revulsion that something on this scale could happen. The speed with which the blaze took hold is truly bewildering,… Read moreGrenfell Tower
So the fireworks are spent, the champagne run dry and the headaches are kicking in. Happy new year everyone – welcome to 2017. Fresh hope, renewed opportunity and as-yet-undiscovered possibilities. Or perhaps not. We are waking up this morning to the… Read moreHappy New Year!
This week, sadly, saw the passing of one of the true legends of Hollywood – Gene Wilder, aged 83, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, following complications from Alzheimer’s. Gene was perhaps one of the stars of the 70s and… Read moreWant to change the world? There’s nothing to it!