Depression? – Yes, but I wouldn’t have it any other way!

Depression? – Yes, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. One of my earliest childhood memories comes from a time when my father was suffering from a deep depression. I was four years old and I remember sitting playing with a toy car, inside a psychologist’s office. My father was finally getting the help [...]

By |2017-12-14T21:41:12+00:00December 14th, 2017|Your Voice|1 Comment

Now is the winter of our discontent?

I grew up in the 1970s, now a decade tinted with much nostalgia. We’ve had big screen remakes of Starsky & Hutch and the A-Team; flick through the TV channels and you can still find The Sweeney beating criminals, whilst Tom and Barbara still try to be self-sufficient in leafy Surbiton. The death of David [...]

By |2017-12-13T21:12:35+00:00December 7th, 2017|Post of the Month, Your Voice|2 Comments

Know thyself – or get crushed under a steed

Know thyself. In between 1569 and 1570, the exact date is uncertain, Michel Eyquem de Montaigne underwent a life-changing experience. A catastrophic riding accident left him teetering between life and death, and as he was carried lifeless, back to the family estate, the transformation was already beginning in his subconscious. The seigneur of Périgord had [...]

By |2017-12-06T19:06:50+00:00December 6th, 2017|Your Voice|0 Comments