April 29, 2017
How do we balance ambition and appreciation?
Is our drive to make changes in our lives purely down to a lack of gratitude?
Is it the case that the grass is always greener on the other side?
I think perhaps not. I think it is probably human nature to strive for more,...
April 15, 2017
It can be very easy to say how lucky we are to live in a developed country, but it's worth really taking some time to reflect; to take in and appreciate the scale of our fortune.
I earn, in comparison to many of my peers of a similar age, a pretty modest wage. Last...
April 7, 2017
In a (perhaps welcome) break from my altrustic chat, this week I've posted a blog on my drummer website, sharing what I've learnt as a drum teacher.
There's nothing particularly drum specific in there, so hopefully will still be of interest to you non-tub-thumpers out t...
Someone I spoke to yesterday used the phrase "being a slave to his own self-importance." It encapsulated something I've been thinking about this week.
Breaking the shackles of self-importance
July 2, 2017
Is it the case that the...
Ambition and Gratitude. Can we have both?
I think if we are to undertake any sort of creative activity, it is vital to be accepting, and ideally, embracing, of our current level of proficiency...
You are where you are: Some thoughts on creativity
July 11, 2020
The lost metric of success
June 18, 2017
Can we make London friendlier?
June 11, 2017
Everybody was a baby once
June 3, 2017
Career Change: A Progress Update
May 27, 2017
My Career Change Doubts (and why I'm not acting on them) Part 2
May 20, 2017
My Career Change Doubts (and why I'm not acting on them) Part 1
May 12, 2017
Do we value money more than we let on?
May 6, 2017
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