Reflections on why writing matters

With reference once again to Alain de Botton – The Consolations of Philosophy (2000) this time – I have recently been pondering the universality (or otherwise) of a suggestion about why people write. So this is an open question to writers generally, about why you do it. AdB describes Michel de Montaigne’s reason for writing…

Coping Tactics

I have recently realised that what I am looking for is a role I would gladly do at least 80% of for free. This is quite a profound insight – for me – as it comes coupled with a secondary realisation that my old job (same organisation) was probably quite close to this nirvana. Notwithstanding…