Inspiration point (IP)

For this week's Inspiration Point, whatever you write, it must contain a surprise, a disappointment and a vegetable. Looking forward to seeing what you do with it!

Inspiration point


How far in an hour?

In an hour from now this car should have gone 30 miles if we carry on at the speed we are going, but, hey, how far will our world (and us on it) have...

Another Word That Is Disappearing.

My kids have not heard the word. My young colleagues, they haven’t heard the word either. For 100% comfort, my favourite shoe brand is Pavers! I wore...

An Easter Morning Hour

In the shadow of the Iron Curtain and amidst the chilling uncertainties of the Cold War, our childhoods unfolded against a backdrop of fear and...

Young Advice from Lou

The great Lou Gossett passed away this week. I never knew Lou but I knew a man who did to whom Lou passed on some wonderful advice that I joyfully...

Spitting image

The moment he steps onto the small stage. This is always a mixture of his deepest disgust. And his greatest desire. Those first seconds where...