#30: Condemn more, understand less

I was 8 years old in 1993. John Major was prime minister. Following a crime that shocked the world, he said: “Society needs to condemn a little more and understand a little less.” In many ways, society took his advice. And we've had plenty of help... from our tech. The…

#29: Life, for humans

I broke my finger yesterday. I've only just recovered from a back problem. Before that, it was some other problem I'm sure. There's a dangerous way of thinking that encourages to believe everything will be fine once these current problems we're facing are resolved. Life doesn't really work that way…

#28: The unreasonable outsider

Being an outsider isn't easy. It's something I'm familiar with. Starting a web design company at 14. Building a travel company in my 20s. Becoming a single foster parent to 3 kids in my 30s. These aren't the behaviours of an insider. I know. Yet each time we head outside…

Sometimes Weekly No. 27

It's the end of half term for us here. My challenge of keeping the kids away from their screens (which I've mostly failed) is nearly over.…