Working with other people.
Anyone can be a source of light and optimism in any situation.
Look for other people that shine because they reflect the light back at you.
Great teams sparkle. They reflect each other. They have rough edges. Continue reading…
I’m leaving my job at DWP Digital in August.
It feels like the right time for a change and the right time to move on. Continue reading…
I’m experimenting in December. I’m planning to publish something every day in the run up to Christmas. I’m cheating slightly, in that I’m not committing to weekends.
One step at a time. One punch at a time. One round at a time.
Something I’ve learned.
If it costs you more than winning the fight is worth then know when to surrender. Learn to let things go.
The fight is simply the argument, the difference of opinion, clash of cultures or values. Continue reading…
The moments of hope and joy
This is a lovely article about the experience of Springsteen live: A Bruce Springsteen show makes you feel like the best version of yourself. The following particularly got me:
I think it’s to do with being middle aged and being grimly aware that existence is a series of compromises, and that if life has a purpose then it is in finding the moments of hope and joy amid the disappointments and troubles.