We’re not all one thing!

People are complex beings. We aren’t easily defined as one thing or another. Life and the human race aren’t binary units. I have been doing some thinking recently about who I am, what I am seen as, what others think of me, what I am defined by. This internal reflection …

Humility

We all need some more humility

We all need some more humility The world needs a little more humility right now. Not one of us knows everything. If someone is telling us they are scared or fearful, we should listen to them and adjust. If someone tells us about their struggles, that should provoke empathy and …

The Post Covid Bucket List

The Post Covid Bucket List

We all must have had at some point thought about what we want to do when life ‘gets back to normal’. We aren’t alone in having that list of things that we can’t wait to do when the pandemic restrictions are ended. Yes, there are the usual expected ones such …

be effective

Positivity starts with you

Many of us underthink ourselves You know more than you think you know You’re admired more than you think you are You’ve achieved more than you think you have You’ve learned more than you think you have You are more than you think you are. But why?  So why is …

Ten years back home

Ten years back in t’North

  This weekend is one I will always remember as it is 10 years ago this weekend that I moved back up to Yorkshire. Whilst I was born in Yorkshire and lived up here until I was 5, my family and I moved down to Wolverhampton and spent 30 happy …

Lockdown 2.0

Lockdown 2.0

  Tomorrow, England starts the second Covid-19 lockdown. This time it is for a period of four weeks, though it is possible that this may be extended.   What have you learned from the last lockdown?   What will you do differently?   What did you value from the opportunities …

Dr Dre Moving On

Looking back on my Rugby League days

  2003-2012 were years I will always remember fondly. These were my years of involvement in amateur rugby league, in Wolverhampton and also in Yorkshire.   In these times a lot of memories were made. I learned a lot about myself and from others. I increased my own skillset. I …