Moments There are moments that cry out to be fulfilled.  Like, telling someone you love them.  Or giving your money away, all of it.  Your heart is beating, isn’t it?  You’re not in chains, are you?  There is nothing more pathetic than caution when headlong might save a life,  even, possibly, your own. Mary Oliver …………………………………………………. Over the last 15 years I have amassed a collection of writings, handwritten across a handful of notebooks, some just a simple few words, others long quotes, stories or poems.  Anything that has resonated over the years has been written and reflected upon, there is great comfort to beRead More →

It seemed only fitting to start the craziness of my world with the woman responsible for the soundtrack to every big event in my life and for the movie ‘The Bodyguard’ that to date I have seen 137 times. Excessive, I hear you say? Absolutely not. The timing also happens to be spot on as we are close to the anniversary of her death on 11th Feb. That moment is a particularly poignant one. Following my early 21st party (actual birthday is the 16th) I had gone upstairs to grab The Bodyguard DVD to watch before bed. Upon seeing what I was doing my brotherRead More →