The Glass

The Glass

As to the age old question of whether I am a “glass half full” or “glass half empty” person, I have decided that I am without doubt a “Why is…

Breathe and Eat

Breathe and Eat

Last week I took a little time trying to help a few people get to grips with their relationship with the bible. We chatted about the difference between reading scripture…

Why aren’t you mind-mapping

Why aren’t you mind-mapping

I am a public speaker. I am also a mind-mapper. Since discovering mind-mapping a couple of decades ago most of the public speakers who work closely with me have also…

A Year Out

A Year Out

I have few regrets (having too many is sure to be an obstacle to a cheerful demeanour) but I do often wish I had taken a year out to travel…

Time Out

Time Out

I am about to start my Spring “time out”. My wife will drop me off at my usual pseudo log cabin in woodland just north of York. Unless I decide…

Your missing arc

Your missing arc

A while ago I wrote a piece about understanding the story arcs that are happening in our lives. Earlier today I found myself needing to be reminded of the arc…