Dead Cactus

Dead Cactus

Metaphors help us to make sense of the world. Metaphors are also useful thinking and communication tools which we can…

Martian Postcard

Martian Postcard

A writer friend of mine recently gave me a sheet of A4 paper and said, “Here, read this martian poem”. …

Out of Time

Out of Time

A Zoomologists tale… From up here, Jim could see for miles. In fact, as the cliche goes, he could exclaim,…

This Is Water

This Is Water

“This Is Water” is pure Zoom-Out. It is the title given to a commencement speech (and later a derived written publication)…

Cosmic Soup

Cosmic Soup

Cosmic Soup Cosmic soup did come from a tin, A tiny, teeny, tiny tin. And before that tin, there was…

Sandsend

Sandsend Oceans new beat oceans past. Across the seas of moments lost. Walk with me in the here and now.…

The Perfect Map

The Perfect Map

What is the single greatest source of missed opportunity, frustration, anxiety and stress? Here, we explore this through the power…

SELF PITY

SELF PITY

Self-Pity I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself. A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough…

Solomon Grundy

Solomon Grundy

Solomon Grundy Solomon Grundy, Born on a Monday, Christened on Tuesday, Married on Wednesday, Took ill on Thursday, Grew worse…