How do I…?

I almost called this post “Where’s Wally?” That’s because I’ve been very quiet here these past few months. That doesn’t mean I’ve been quiet generally though and I have a few things I’ve learned that I want to share with...
Time is on my side….

Time is on my side….

The first time I was asked to do a public presentation after I’d finished with Billie Goat I ended up in hospital with a heart scare. I barely made it through my presentation before finding myself in the cardiac emergency room. I can remember saying to John...
Love the fear…

Love the fear…

As I ventured on my morning bike ride today I wore one of John’s old faded t-shirts. I specifically chose it today because printed on the front were three words we have said to each other often… Love the fear. Today was going to be a fearful one for me....

Jerry Maguire Was A Liar

Anybody over 40 can likely remember going to see Jerry Maguire. I think it was one of the biggest movies released in the late 1990’s and it was the ultimate romantic chick flick. Do you remember the scene in the movie where they are in the lift and the deaf...

My panic attack: How I avoided it today.

Today was the first time in a long time that I felt I was not going to cope. I was sitting in a lecture theatre full of first year Biology students. Not just any old biology class (here is the heart, here is the liver etc) oh no, this is molecular biology.  It’s...