Synchronicity is the thing!

Have you ever had the experience of walking along a foreign street in some exotic country where you know no-one, and suddenly there crossing the street in front of you – you see someone you haven’t seen in years? This has happened to me so many times.   Once in Paris...

To Blog or not to Blog…

To blog or not to blog, that is the question? Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune, or to take arms against a sea of troubles, and, by opposing, end them….. I sit here pondering this question. Whether I blog (or not) is...

Important people in my life

There have been four important people in my life. Why are they important – because they all changed my life in some way. The first was my headmaster at the local primary school.    I went there at the age of nine or ten having been unexpectedly taken from my...

ZINGING ON A GREAT DAY!

I’m really zinging today. It’s cold and miserable outside despite being the 1st June – where has that 20 degree sunshine of three days ago gone? But I’m still basking in it. I know where I want to be, what I want to happen and the way is clear to the...

Do you ever get stuck?

You – feel hemmed in.    There’s no way out of the impasse.    What to do, where to go.    Just stagnate? I was stuck last week – really stuck.    I had three choices.   I could either: 1.           DO WHAT I USUALLY DO. 2.            DO SOMETHING DIFFERENT. 3.  ...

Are the doors closing before they’ve opened?

Are you afraid that just as the doors were opening for you and work opportunities were presenting themselves – you were seeing a bright future opening up before you, after years of hard work and study – the doors seem to be closing?     Your Phd is nearly...