Things fall apart



“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears” – Nelson Mandela

A week has gone by since the referendum that shook the United Kingdom. I’ve got to say, I’m still reeling.

The initial shock has given way to pure disbelief and countless questions.
Yet I have been told not to “panic”. I have been told “we were fine before we joined the EU”. I have been told not to “overreact”. Continue reading


Wonderful, Wonderful Copenhagen

“It is warm work; and this day may be the last to any of us at a moment. But mark you! I would not be elsewhere for thousands.” – Horatio Nelson (at the Battle of Copenhagen)



The most striking occurrence of love at first sight I have ever known happened when I first set out to explore Copenhagen. Continue reading