November 13, 2015

So you think it is all Woo Woo?

Learning and teaching about the human condition is, quite simply, my favourite thing to do. I was once a school teacher.  I’ve spent all my adult […]
November 9, 2015

The Power of Enough

Years ago, I got into a conversation in a bus station with a complete stranger.  We began talking about our current work, and what we dreamed […]
April 10, 2015

How we Define Success: Moving from Adventure to Business.

                      From 2004 to 2007, I earned the label of ‘adventurer’.  I earned it not by […]
August 1, 2013


In the velvet early hours when sleep is elusive and the moon is dark, I wander up to the Mirador San Nicolas. The alleys are silent, […]
July 27, 2013

Ballad of Three Rivers

In the cool crystal air of a Granada dawn, I sit on my terrace and write. Traces of summer snow glimmer on the peaks of the […]
April 18, 2013

How to be a Free Spirit

Decide what you want to do Get up and do it!
April 18, 2013

Chicken and Almond tagine

During the time I was in the Moroccan Sahara, dinner every night was a variation on the same theme.  It was ‘Al Gamila’, quite literally ‘The […]
April 16, 2013

Alhambra Days

Welcome to the new site! Blogging is something I’d more or less stopped doing. But lately I’ve been looking around my adopted home with new eyes  […]
July 24, 2012

Fifty Shades of Utter Rubbish

I downloaded a copy of Fifty Shades of Grey on Sunday night, after finding no less than eleven references to it in the pages of this […]
April 15, 2012

One day in Spain…

A post without photos for once – or maybe with just a few.  Mainly this post is for my own thoughts, and because I have come […]