All posts tagged “inspiration

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Fire is a powerful metaphor. People who know how to light fires in the wild, in the wet, in hostile conditions, have power. It’s an art form requiring a flow of oxygen, tinder, kindling and above all the ability to generate a spark or access… Read More

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Cheap has a price

As a family, we used to play the board game risk. When things weren’t going to plan, one of the children would just fold the board up and throw all the pieces in the air.  It feels a bit like that now. “How did you… Read More

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Everyone wants to be a chef

One of our local schools is recruiting for a chef. The queue of applicants is out of the door. Another school is recruiting for a deputy head. There is no queue. Why is that? Maybe it’s the narrative. Teachers, and particularly head teachers have enormous… Read More