“Alexander the Great and his mule driver both died. The same thing happened to both.” -Marcus Aurelius It’s worth bearing … More
Jack London is one of my favourite writers. He grabbed life by the scruff of the neck. By the time … More
“Ideas on earth were badges of friendship or emnity. Their content did not matter. Friends agreed with friends in order … More
I stumbled across a little bakery in the ancient city of Hué, the former capital of Vietnam, a few days … More
What if there were no traffic lights? How would we know when to get going?
Anthony Bourdain said ‘there is art left to be made in this world’. I think he was right. After a brief hiatus, I’m returning to writing.
“Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our … More
Hard choices, easy life. Easy choices, hard life.
When you feel stuck, look to those you admire – to the movies and books you love. Study them deeply. … More
Spielberg is a legendary filmmaker: his attitude to dealing with creative roadblocks is something we can all learn from.