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It’s Friday…

It’s Friday, it’s 28 degrees and I’m sat in a Roman piazza for lunch and a beer. Travelling in Israel could be worse.

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Bon voyage!

Friends may come, friends may go, but increasingly I’m finding that people, no matter where they are from, are people.


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Best email of the year

Dear Morgan I am very pleased to inform you that we have received approval of your corrections from your examiners…

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The times they are a changin’

In 2013, I ended a long term relationship. I wrote a body of work longer than 2 standard paperback novels. I started a new job. I moved countries. I moved deliberately to a place where I knew no one, I didn’t speak the language and had no idea of the culture, history or ethos.

With hindsight, I don’t know if this makes me incredibly stupid or incredibly brave.

For me the decision was ultimately simple. When else am I going to do this?

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A long weekend

As a long year draws to a close I thought that it might be an opportune time to spend some a few moments reflecting on the last year. It has been a while since my last musing, over 3 weeks in fact. Which is both rather usual and completely unplanned. I’ve intended to sit down for some time now and …