Happiness, like most good things, doesn’t come easy. It takes work and resilience and is ours for the taking. Continue reading Happiness Doesn’t Mean Easy
My long overdue account of my trip to Lourdes, France in 2018. An honestly life changing experience I cannot wait to have again. Continue reading Lourdes 2018
I’ve been so focused on the “new me” post-injury, I didn’t notice the old me slipping away. And I am kind of okay with that. Continue reading Old Me vs New Me
Ten years ago, a year into my life in the UK, I stepped off a plane unto British soil again, after my first visit home since moving to England. The plan was to make the trip to Nigeria an annual … Continue reading Road To Lourdes
“I always wanted to be able to do that for someone else but was either too lazy or not confident enough to take the first steps.” Continue reading 2017 Part 2: Paying It Forward
Then there was the reunion that brought back tears; thankfully not sad tears. The experience was just unexpectedly more emotional than I anticipated I could handle. And yet I wouldn’t have had it any other way. Continue reading 2017 Part 1: Reunions
I’ve been disabled for over seven years now. It’s been hard but it’s been amazing. Sometimes I feel like it’s all too much to handle, sometimes I feel like I might be the luckiest guy on the planet. Today I … Continue reading Am I More Than A Disability?
I learned a lot from my dad. I wish he could’ve seen exactly how much. Continue reading Dear Dad…
It’s funny how we can find some truly brilliant people in some unlikely/unexpected circumstances. It has been 4 months since my last post and an interesting 4 months it’s been. Basically I had a bit of a health scare but … Continue reading In Him I See Myself
As explained earlier, my health hadn’t been on top form for some weeks now. I was in hospital twice for two very different and coincidental reasons. Fortunately I did get to go home for a week between admissions. It was … Continue reading St Benet Biscops: An intellectual conversation with students half my age.