No Going Back

And, when you can’t go back, you have to worry only about the best way of moving forward. Paulo Coelho. The Alchemist How do we move forward when we have little idea as to where we actually are, and when the idea of a timeline to “normality” by Christmas is patently absurd? Reality is weContinue reading “No Going Back”


I suspect today will be seen in retrospect as an indicator of how our mindsets may have changed during Covid-19. Lockdown lasted long enough for us to change habits – like commuting, interminable meetings, eating out, spending time with families and many other smaller, but important aspects of our daily lives. It means that “goingContinue reading “Choices”

We are the standards we set

I wrote this blog precisely a year ago. So much has changed, but so little has not. After 300 years of the a capitalist approach to life, the dogma we have developed has become so entrenched we often don’t notice it. Growth, efficiency, shareholder rights, returns. Life defined in financial terms. This has become soContinue reading “We are the standards we set”