1. 1000m row

So this week I decided to identify 50 things to do in my 50th year and roped my friends in to come up with ideas. The aim is to make sure I have 50 experiences and memories that I can store and revisit at a later date. That make me appreciate being alive and the…

Leisure

Age gives this poem meaning. Take a moment when you can and take in life. (William Henry Davies) What is this life if, full or care, We have no time to stop and stare. No time to stand beneath the boughs And stare as long as sheep or cows. No time to see, when woods…

With every goodbye

After a while, you learn the subtle difference between holding a hand and chaining a soul. And you learn that love doesn’t mean leaning and company doesn’t mean security. And you begin to understand that kisses are not contracts and presents aren’t promises. And you begin to accept your defeats with your head held high…

Friends

The world is a better place with friends When the rain falls or the wind blows they are there When the sun shines they are there They are crazy and brilliant in their radiance and consistency  They make my life a much better place