Capturing a Child’s Imagination

Wednesday 11th November 1970: I remember getting up incredibly early as it was my birthday; I can still recall those cold winter mornings between 1969 and 1971, which were darker…

British Sign Language

I am about to start a Level 1 British Sign Language course with research indicating that there are over 140 recorded living sign languages in the world each with their own…

Happiness Is?

The concept of happiness began in the ancient world; at that time happiness was not something you could control. It was in the hands of the gods. The ancient philosophers developed their own approach namely that happiness is never simply a function of good feeling but rather of living good lives, lives that will almost certainly include a considerable amount of pain.

Urban Foxes

In May 2015 Harry, my cocker spaniel, and I had the fright of our lives! Each day, we passed by some young foxes on our afternoon walk; they had rarely…