I have been spending some of my time recently absorbing myself in research to do with the life, mental health and cultural consequences of becoming a father,… Read more “Balancing the nest”
Spending your lives creating, training and delivering live performances, workshops or consultancy can make working from inside ones home a bit of a challenge. And I know… Read more “Starting a Story Circle”
Now the Vikings, as you may say, We hail from Sweden, Denmark and Norway. We are known as fierce fighters Frightening all who catches sight of us.… Read more “BjörnÖlf’s Viking Ode”
For this academic year I am currently placed with Primary School aged children either in a non-traditional school setting or guilding them into out of school excursions… Read more “A re-balanced education?”
The Joy of ‘Local’ Some thoughts on daily ‘tweaks’ while #TheBiggerPicture is being shifted. With great responsibility comes the need to get the very most out of… Read more “Daily, Small & Local = BIG!!”
This is a secret doorway for the Monsters. Next to it is a doorway made for Fairies. They open their doors and make their way to the… Read more “This door is where…”
But… this system… each day… still gives you lemons.
And each day. Every. Single. Day.
You turn up.
With the end of the school year upon us I wanted to look at things from a different perspective, the most important but too often forgotten… I… Read more “Sometimes…”
In May 2013 I watched a production I directed at Davenham Theatre with great pride at the work my team had done, it was a wonderful success… Read more “An Educator’s New Groove”
My Secret/Accidental Sabbatical. Or the busiest and most productive year of my life. At the age of 16 I stumbled on acting and theatre at college, almost… Read more “My Secret Sabbatical”