I spend much time coming to terms with the indelible fact that life just isn’t what I imagined it to be when I was younger. Just yesterday it was brought brashly to my attention as my father, who is visiting me in London, said: ‘I feel sorry for you that you have to live in such squalor…’ Continue reading humbled



So today’s authors are becoming entrepreneurs, because self-publishing involves writing, designing, producing, marketing, selling and distributing your own books. If an author does that all him/herself, and successfully, then he/she is practically a superhero entrepreneur. Why not take on the challenge? I did, and here were my steps towards doing that… Continue reading published


We don’t only compromise in order to survive — no this would be a complete shame if our lives came to this — but we compromise because we are called, not to hide away, but to stand amongst the things that are against us, and to be a light in the darkness. It is only in doing so that we can become stronger in our beliefs and more able to change things and believe we can. Continue reading salty