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Open letter to Gerry Butler

Dear Gerry Twenty-five years almost to the day since your mythic departure from Scotland. Twenty-five years since we parted company and my life was turned on its head in ways even you could not possibly imagine. You helped make me the person I am today, so for that you have my heartfelt gratitude. Thing is,Continue reading “Open letter to Gerry Butler”

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THE LOST SECRET (first two chapters)

For reasons that I won’t go into here (full story here), I have decided to scrap any attempt to sell my ‘mini-book’ on Amazon. Why it’s only two chapters and only on Kindle needs too much explanation. Instead, it is available here via the link below. This may be temporary, it may be permanent, IContinue reading “THE LOST SECRET (first two chapters)”

Just sayin’ :: 6

“If we want to change existing conditions, we must first transform ourselves.” Jiddi Krishnamurti

Truth or Dare :: 5

Did you ever make a choice that was out of character or fell below your usual personal standards? Don’t need the grim details (unless you really really want to spill!), just how you felt/thought about it before, during and after. Did it make you any wiser (or not!) having done it? Truth or dare …Continue reading “Truth or Dare :: 5”

Just sayin’ :: 5

“There is hope in people, not in society, not in systems, but in you and me.” Jiddi Krishnamurti

Just sayin’ :: 3

“The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.” Ernest Hemingway

Truth or Dare :: 3

You wake up one morning and look in the mirror only to discover that you have swapped bodies with your partner/child/parent/dog/cat (you choose). Once you get your head round it and start to see the advantages, what havoc would you wreak first? Truth or dare … You’ll just have to lick the window if youContinue reading “Truth or Dare :: 3”

Blog makeover

Was getting bored with my old layout so have updated it to something hopefully simpler, cleaner and less busy. I have also streamlined the page content and any material relating to THE LOST SECRET. Feel free to take a browse. If you spot anything that doesn’t look right, feel equally free to let me know.Continue reading “Blog makeover”

Just sayin’ :: 2

“A lily or a rose never pretends and its beauty is that it is what it is.” Jiddu Krishnamurti