Taking action…

As I went for my run today on this cool Glasgow morning, loaded up Tony Robbins’ “Awaken the Giant Within” on my walkman. He is certainly a great speaker, even through his audio books. He speaks with a real passion for what he is doing. Tony’s advice is timeless and...

Make a wish…

I picked up a postcard at a local café on Dumbarton Road. It is on the Glasgow 2020 project, where the organisers are trying to get inputs ‘to collect together the imagination of the city to tell a new story about its future’. One idea is for residents to ‘Make a...

The Edge…

It came to me in a dream last night. It’s not that I was thinking about any of this during the day, as I was busy on other things. Indeed, I hadn’t even thought about it at all, yet a message came through very strongly from my unconscious as I slept. My writing needs...

The Falling Man…

I watched the TV documentary on Channel 4 this evening of the above title. For those who missed it, the work focused on the image of a man who fell from the twin towers on 9/11. The programme followed a journalist who was asked by his editor to find out the identity...

Failure…

Yesterday a colleague came in to tell me that he had been a failure. Upon enquiry, he had been in a meeting with someone. Despite all his best efforts, he was unable to provide the help and support that he would wish to have provided, and as such he felt he had...