Community is Naturally Obvious and Obviously Natural

We tend to over-complicate Life. Yet the core of any community is a circle. We need only sit together in a circle and open some space for conversation and collaboration with minimal fuss. Often we go into phone, text and email overload when all that is needed is to meet at the same time in…

What is conversation really about?

So much of our conversation is about what we advocate to each other. We speak, they speak. Our turn to say something, their turn to say something. It is usually transactional. Like a game of tennis, we take turns. Often someone wins the point. Sometimes the rallies are long and we tire ourselves out! Our…

The Golden Value of Confusion

Confusion can be a wonderful thing. It is a state of mind that most people don’t enjoy, and certainly don’t want to stay in for very long. Confusion can paralyse us from action. We can get lost in it, slowed down by it, depressed by it. Yet it is also possible to be excited by…

Some of my quotes, collected

Someone asked if there was a collection of quotes from my various writings. Well here’s quite a few of them. Some are from articles I have written on Life, others from my writings on theatre and also on business. “How many versions of yourself must you create before you are satisfied with the original?”  …

Further Quotes from … yours truly

I usually collect these together for my own reference. But here they are for you to make use of if you want… “Thoughts are to thinking, as ice is to water.” “Dump the scripts. Go on, risk making it up.” “Vulnerability is a much underestimated strength.” “The pen is mightier than the pixel.” “It may…

Some more quotes

Here are a few more quotes. I’ll be adding more soon. “It is an art to dream a dream, a science to dream an illusion” “It is so often the insane who pronounce the sane mad.” “The greatest cruelty is to target an honest person for being honest.”    “True friendship is never a one-way…