When people ask me about my alone trips so many people say ‘oh I couldn’t do that…’ Or ‘I wish I could do that.’ Or ‘I couldn’t be alone that long… I would get lonely.’ THAT IS WHERE THEY GO WRONG! … More 7 Reasons Why Travelling Alone Can Be Bliss.
The drive for solitude comes from the desire to avoid the tourist selfie-paths. … More Seeking Solitude?
What is worse than a hangover and feeling slightly green? Well that is when the ship hits a storm during a hangover. It is quite a sight watching people determinedly partying when the party platform is pitching and rolling in all directions. … More CRUISE SHIP CREATURES – THE PARTY CRUISERS
How many times have you heard that it is only when you lose something you appreciate it? Well, have you noticed it is a true? It is the things that we take for granted and become complacent about that are often the hardest hitting when they are removed from our lives. … More Why taking a break makes you appreciate things
Well hasn’t it been a wonderful journey? As I mentioned before, the idea for this book came to me close to twenty years ago. I know! That is nuts… Now here I am posting my last Retina Blue promotional chapter and I feel a little sad really because writing this book was really rather wonderful. … More Retina Blue Audio Chapter 10
Maybe you are a genius. How would you know? That is what is so interesting is that no one can step into anyone else’s mind. Maybe in the future we will be able to experience the world through other people. Maybe we will all be linked up. Who knows? … More Retina Blue Audio Chapter 9
What I find fascinating is how everyone’s lives are so different and everyone’s inner worlds can never be experienced by anyone else. Isn’t it fascinating that we will never actually experience life as anyone else experiences it because we are not them, we do not have the same filters and we do not have the same physiology. To me that is a miracle… … More Retina Blue Audio Chapter 7
Soooo have you noticed that you have patterns that you repeat? Have you noticed circumstances keep creating the same kind of events or invite similar types of people into your life? Have you ever wondered why that is? … More Retina Blue Audio Chapter 6
That is what is so exciting – sometimes the book takes over and you read what is happening as it is happening. … More Retina Blue Audio Chapter 3
I have noticed so many people find reasons why not to do something rather than why to do that same thing. It is during the ‘shall I shant I?’ writing moments that the inner saboteur and inner critic rise and assert themselves. … More The Pleasure of Creative Writing