On transience and infinities…

There are infinite numbers between 0 and 1. There's .1 and .12 and .112 and an infinite collection of others. Of course, there is a bigger infinite set of numbers between 0 and 2, or between 0 and a million. Some infinities are bigger than other infinities. A writer we used to like taught us … Continue reading On transience and infinities…

For when writing touches your soul..

There is a famous line in 'The History Boys' which says:     Every so often I come across a writer who touches my soul in that way, that I connect with and feel almost indebted to for understanding my heart and putting my thoughts out there for all to see.  Years ago Paolo Coelho's 'The … Continue reading For when writing touches your soul..

‘Reasons to Stay Alive’ 

"Your mind is a galaxy. More dark than light. But the light makes it worthwhile. Which is to say, don’t kill yourself. Even when the darkness is total. Always know that life is not still. Time is space. You are moving through that galaxy. Wait for the stars." - The Humans by Matt Haig When he … Continue reading ‘Reasons to Stay Alive’