Fatherhood – An Absence Explained

Fatherhood – An Absence Explained

It’s been a while since I last posted, and there’s a simple reason. We’ve had a small human arrive in our lives – and she’s been pretty needy. But now that I am back, I have some explaining to do… Finally, I am a father. It might...
Thoughts: On Balance…

Thoughts: On Balance…

The following is a brief outpouring of brain clutter. It serves no other purpose than to be an unartistic sharing of thoughts around a subject that I am certain to return to properly at a later date… Today, my thoughts have been focused on balance. Whilst I’m feeling...
Nightbook

Nightbook

First, I will set the scene, as all good storytellers should. It is late on a Friday evening, but thanks to a shared case of the common cold we are laying in bed. My wife is already asleep in a cocoon of duvet nestled between two hot water bottles. She’s been snoozing...
A Trip to Vietnam – via Bristol!

A Trip to Vietnam – via Bristol!

Taking an audience on an emotional journey back to 1970’s Vietnam is no easy feat, but the phenomenal production of Miss Saigon currently on tour in the UK transports us there in the most thoroughly enchanting way. In eager anticipation for the show’s arrival at the...
Today, the River became an Ocean…

Today, the River became an Ocean…

I don’t consider myself to be a person that relies on routine. Instead, I see myself as a creature of habit. Perhaps distinguishing the two is an exercise in semantics, but the nuanced difference between the two is why I feel the need to clarify this point. Like...