As you may or may not know, I have fibromyalgia. I was diagnosed with it some twenty-two years ago, whilst I was at university. I won’t bore you with the details of symptoms, which are numerous and variable; I just want to talk about one of them in[…]

You can do anything if you put your mind to it   How often do we hear those words? Say them to our children by way of encouragement? Tell ourselves when we start to doubt. You can do anything if you put your mind to it. Except that[…]

There are people who make things happen.
There are people who watch things happen.
There are people who wonder how things happen.

Ahhh, dreams; the stuff that, err, dreams are made of. When I was younger, in my late teens and early twenties, I had a lot of properly odd dreams. Every night I’d have a dream that not only made no sense whatsoever but was really just weird. Thankfully,[…]