Fear of Dependence

A concern that often comes up for people I work with is the question of dependence. Our culture encourages us to be ...

Turning 50

I am fifty this month and that’s causing me to reflect. As a man I will probably reach eighty plus, so I have ...

The Rule Maker

Imagine for a moment that rather than having a single personality, it was made up of lots of different parts, and ...

Going Up and Down – lessons from Life Coach Chris Paul

I have been sitting in a coffee shop in Canary Wharf watching people going up and down escalators. If there is a ...

You may recall that in 2013 Penny Post featured news relating to a scientific research Doctorate being undertaken by ...

Death and Taxes

The old joke is that there are two things that can’t be avoided in life – death and taxes. If you watch the news, ...

Just say NO!

Maybe I’m getting to be a grumpy old man, but I get irritated by the modernist urging to be positive. Think ...

You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me

This year, I will have known my husband for twenty years – half of my life.  This has caused me to reflect on ...

Spring Cleaning

The host of snowdrops I’ve seen in the last two weeks reminds me that spring is about to arrive.  As March ...

New Year Resolutions – just don’t!

Happy New Year! Post Christmas and New Year excess, we normally make some resolutions. Often these are about not ...