I need a Copernican Revolution! Do you?

I need a Copernican Revolution! Do you?

The Copernican Revolution represented a seismic shift in the way that mankind viewed the universe. Before Nicolaus Copernicus it was accepted that the earth was stationary and that the earth was the centre of the universe. Everything else that man had observed was...
Why do I do this to myself?

Why do I do this to myself?

Do you ever find yourself asking that question? I did the Sunday before last! At 8:55am, I was stood on the start line with another thousand likeminded lycra-clad runners wearing just a vest and a pair of shorts in the freezing wind about to run five miles as fast as...
I didn’t see it coming

I didn’t see it coming

In the run up to Christmas a few of us got together and filmed a spoken word video titled “You Are Not Alone”, to use as part of the Freedom Church Carols event. I hope you had a chance to watch it, but if not it is still available...
It’s my first day!

It’s my first day!

“It’s my first day” was an excuse I used for not knowing what I was doing for the first year of my last job! The excuse seemed to work indefinitely for Homer Simpson, but my ex-colleagues certainly clocked on quickly and the excuse didn’t wash with...

Can you spare a pound for the Donkey Sanctuary?

I often receive well intended but unwanted post asking me to give to various charities. I also, periodically, get stopped on the street by someone in a tabard with a clipboard asking me to set up a new direct debit for a charity I’ve never heard of. And whilst...