We need to try to enjoy normality

Mon 10 – Sun 16 Sept 2018 Back from Berlin, back to normality Paradise ended on Monday! 🙁 Folsom over for another year and back to Shitsville. I’m being dramatic; life in London is OK but not a 24 hour party. Could it ever be? No, but I follow the philosophy that life is about Read More…

All that really matters is the future

Mon 11 – Sun 17 June 2018 My philosophy on life: focus on the future There is a very strong school of thought at the moment that promotes mindfulness for good mental health. A fundamental part of that is the belief that we shouldn’t dwell in the past or the future, rather just focus on Read More…

Still dealing with Brian’s death

Mon 2 – Sun 8 April 2018 Last week felt like the start of the recovery from the intensity of the previous week with Brian’s death and everything that has to be done. It’s pretty amazing to have a whole week when you feel like you are recovering rather than just one day. I woke Read More…

Reality bites: interviews and goodbyes

Mon 11 – Sun 17 Dec 2017 Work stuff Interviews After the euphoria of my new job, the reality sets in of fulfilling the new role and the knock-on impact of this. Last week was all about doing internal interviews for posts in the new team I will be overseeing with Dilhani. It’s a re-organisation Read More…

Billy home alone (part one)

Mon 18 – Sun 24 Sept 2017 What it is like to be alone My first proper week of being alone as my boyf was in Australia for work. I have definitely missed him. It’s strange because in many ways I am quite a loner. I enjoy my own company and time on my own Read More…