Social media and you!

      Read this if you are interested in building your identify using a social media platform. Over the past 16 months I have run a successful Facebook page as a Life Coach (it’s a verified page with a blue tick!). I am saying successful...

It’s been a great year. Thanks for being part of it!

Normally I do not party for the New Year. Instead I prefer to be home, quietly enjoying the New Year’s Eve with my wife Beth, maybe a few drinks, order a takeaway, watch special New Year TV programs, a film or finish a book (I normally keep a few pages to finish just...

Assortment Box

Spring-cleaning a drawer of socks, I stumbled upon an old assortment box. Small and musty, growing old and rusty, protecting memories, it was a faithful trustee. Cleaners at home, going corner to corner, I had a moment of quiet, to wonder and ponder. I lost interest,...

Sometimes all you need is a new perspective!

This must be around 1978. I was 10 years old. I was enjoying the delights of growing up in a middle class Indian family. The world was a simpler place then and life was full of ‘less is more’ happiness. We were also getting used to some middle-class...

At an airport, once again

At an airport, once again, I saw a loving caring mother and a let-me-cry toddler; a storytelling father and a disinterested daughter; a shop-for-me girlfriend and a not-now-dear boyfriend; a content grandpa, snoozing silently and a curious grandson, bubbling quietly;...