Enjoy Life Now

Mon 1 – Sun 7 April 2024 Hooray it’s April. The month that finally signals Winter is over and Spring has arrived. From now on, it’s longer and warmer days. Time to enjoy yourself. But we should always try to enjoy ourselves no matter what is happening. Indeed, if you don’t try to find contentment Read More…

The Days Just Whizz By

Mon 25 -Sun 31 May 2024 Once upon a time, my aunt (now sadly deceased) said to a very young version of me, ‘You want to grow up don’t you?’ When I replied ‘Yes’, she pointed out that when you are young then the days seem to drag. But when you get older, they whizz Read More…

Change and nothing changes

Mon 4 – Sun 10 March 2024 Sometimes things do change, it would be silly to pretend they don’t. But I think change is often less common than we think. It feels like much of our world is routine (not necessarily always a bad thing). And when things do apparently change, it is often that Read More…

Raging against ageing

Mon 12 – Sun 18 Feb 2024 Why I am raging and rage is good Rage can be perceived very negatively. As a synonym for pointless, uncontrolled, and destructive anger. But it’s meaning is more nuanced. Think of terms such as Rage Against the Dying of the Light, Righteous Rage, and Rage Hard. For me, Read More…

Navigating Weird Times

Mon 25 – Sun 31 Dec 2023 Let’s be honest and say that the world is a weird place in general at the moment. Perhaps things are getting better (inflation seems to be under control) but they could get even weirder. No end in sight for the Ukraine war, evil old neo-fascist populists don’t appear Read More…