Gratitude in The City of More

25 Nov , 2015  


I recently came back from a holiday traveling around Vietnam and Cambodia. What struck me about the region more then anything else is how friendly, pleasant and happy the people there seem. Particularly in rural areas where people live very simple lives but on the whole seem content.



Being Extraordinary

17 Nov , 2015  

Mark Haddon illustration

Recently my fiancé surprised me with two tickets for an award winning play that I had been dying to see since it came out. I fancy myself as a bit of a psychologist so this was right up my street. ‘The Curious Incident Of a Dog in The Night-Time’ is a story of a 15-year-old boy who describes himself as “a mathematician with some behavioural difficulties”. More…


Remember, Remember the Fifth of November

3 Nov , 2015  



“Remember, Remember the fifth of November,

Gunpowder, Treason & Plot.

I know of no reason,

Why the gunpowder treason

Should ever be forgot!”

English Folk Verse, (c.1870)