10 Ways To Go Plastic Free In 2019

A decade ago, I was working at Greenpeace International in Amsterdam and easily living a sustainable lifestyle. I cycled everywhere, shopped locally from my neighbourhood zero waste store and due to the insanely high price…

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2019 goals

I have never been one for sticking with New Year’s Resolutions, despite my good intentions. I aim too high and inevitably fail. This year, rather than a restrictive list of don’ts, I am setting some…

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Five years later.

I have written something every year on the anniversary of the accident ranging from the tearfully thankful to the self-pitying and angry. I have marked the day both by celebrating my achievements and howling at…

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PTSD and me.

“I don’t believe in PTSD”, the driving instructor informed me gruffly. An awkward silence descended over the car as we both tried to ignore the massive elephant in the car with us, namely that the…

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Celebrating Lammas

Today marks the ancient Saxon festival of Lammas. A celebration of the fading of light from the summer solstice towards the Autumn equinox and the all important harvesting of grain. It is a time for…

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