Inner roads

Part 1 of 2 – Inner roads It’s been a crazy couple of years, and in between emergency helicopter flights, A&E, surgeries, lockdowns, tests, scans, injections, tubes, drains, and sitting in hospital rooms watching people I found myself wondering what the term “road to recovery” really means. I can’t really speak for anyone else butContinue reading “Inner roads”

Selfish can be good..

Talked to a lot of people who have been unwell lately and it got me thinking…..there’s so much pressure to be amazing for everyone else, whether it’s in the workplace, family or on social media. There’s constant pressure to try to keep everyone one else happy.Where I’m starting to think maybe we should be amazingContinue reading “Selfish can be good..”

I f**king hate cancer..a candid view from a support person.

I f**king hate cancer, it claimed both my parents, uncle, dear friends and recently my wife has been walking the breast cancer path. I hate it.After walking alongside my wife through her journey I realized that cancer and what surrounds it is really awful.On a social level it carries such a negative stigma that peopleContinue reading “I f**king hate cancer..a candid view from a support person.”

where does my love for the sea come from…

Some of my earliest memories are gently swaying in a hammock next to the diesel engine on my father’s boat as he chugged out to fish. The continuous rhythm of the engine and the sounds of the water on the hull instantly put me to sleep, (unless it was the diesel fumes or petroleum smells!).Continue reading “where does my love for the sea come from…”