Lists Live: Work-Life… Balance?

Just over three years ago I quit my job as a teacher. Work-Life Balance as a teacher is incredibly difficult to achieve, and I certainly never cracked it. I found that 14 hour days were, and I imagine still are, the norm; the famed holidays are essential otherwise I...

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Success doesn’t have to be young and fast to count

On the school run this morning a white hair stood erect from the top of my head. It waved at me in the rearview mirror as I monitored the violence levels of the back seat. The light bounced off its treasonous texture as a massive Fuck You! to my habit of yanking them...

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When kindness isn’t nice

Icon, inspiration, authentic, sisterhood - just a few words sucked dead by inappropriate- and over- use on social media. The accelerator effect of viral Tweets and Instagram memes has reduced the life-expectancy of compelling prose, and now it’s coming for ‘kind’. To...

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