Sunday, 1 August 2010

How to be alone

Sometimes, before we can be comfortable being with others, we need to be comfortable being with ourselves.

How to Be alone

Sunday, 19 July 2009

Ascent of Money

PBS is airing a very good documentary series on the history of money, the markets and financial history in general. The Ascent of Money is available online from

Sunday, 3 May 2009

Drop by Drop....

“Damlaya damlaya göl olur” means “Drop by drop you can build a lake.” in Turkish, according to this article on

Thursday, 23 April 2009

Happy Thursday: Great Day

I start my day with breakfast, some webcomics and some inspiration. One of my favourite websites to hit first thing each morning is Great Day... a bit of motivation, inspiration and positivity to start my day off right.

Thursday, 16 April 2009

Happy Thursday: Susan Boyle

OK... unless you've been on vacation or completely disconnected from the net, the media and news sources in general, you will undoubtedly have heard about Susan Boyle. She's a 47 year old, church-going singer from the remote backwaters of Scotland who wowed Simon Cowel and friends at Saturday night's airing of Britain's Got Talent. She may not look like a superstar, but she has the voice of someone who should be one.

At the time of writing, this youtube video had just over 12 million hits.

I get shivers whenever I watch this video. Susan: You go, Girl! You are an inspiration to us all!