Since I became a father, it’s not that unusual for me to be awake at 4.30 in the morning, and this morning was no different, just not for the usual reason. Normally I would have just closed my eyes again, having woken that early with no toddler screaming, but today I thought “just a quick look at my phone, to make sure we’ve voted to … Continue reading Blog – I See a Darkness
On (kind of) new year’s resolutions and trying to be a better person in 2016 Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions
2015 has been a wonderful year for many reasons, not least watching my daugher grow from baby to child. I feel perhaps more contented this year than I ever have before. But it’s also been a year of loss, with death and mortality never too far from my mind. The first piece I wrote this year was on Broadcast’s Trish Keenan, love and loss. My father, … Continue reading El día de los Muertos
A review of the fine Netflix documentary, What Happened Miss Simone? Continue reading Review – What Happened Miss Simone?
Thing was, I would never say anything as I didn’t want to be the party pooper. Now, aged 35 that’s what I am. I’m the neighbour being annoyed, rather than the one annoying the neighbours. There’s no going back from here Continue reading I used to be the party starter, now i’m the party pooper