A Lament for the Poorest and the Planet.

In the run up to COP26 the scientists told us that this was ‘Code Red’ for humanity. But, tragically, we appear to have missed the message. Whilst progress has been made it is neither enough nor fast enough.

Tourists and Vagabonds

To reimagine the world today into the world of tomorrow as it should be, we need to enable the global transfer of wisdom amongst those so often excluded but who have so much to share.

Trust. Food Poverty’s Missing Ingredient.

I am fed up hearing people in this country talk about food poverty. While there are food deserts, and too many places where good quality food is too expensive and not accessible, there is not a shortage of food. For too many people, however, there is a shortage of money. And there is an acute shortage of trust.

Christmas Is Not Cancelled

I am fed up with the claims that Christmas is cancelled. Nothing could be further from the truth. This year, the toughest of years in our collective memory, Christmas just got a whole lot more real.

Living @ the Edge

About this time of year, we are normally walking on the northern tip of Skye. It’s not been possible this year but it has got me thinking. It has got me thinking about what living @ the edge really looks and feels like.

“Some things are so urgent ….

Recently I was part of a wonderful conversation with some awesome people. We talked how we we can ‘build back with’ those who who were let down before COVID19 struck & have been marginalised during the pandemic.