7 Steps To Enjoying Life (and to stop being a twat)

My story isn’t special. No one’s is. That’s not to say it isn’t important. Everyone’s is. But no one escapes the harder parts of being a human being, just like no one escapes getting older (although Cher’s trying bless her) or paying taxes (although Willie Nelson gave it a red hot go). But like Cher and Willie, life will always …

Your Silence Is Dangerous

Three things have inspired this week’s blog. Number one is the (honestly) overwhelming response to my blog from last week (Drugs Aren’t The Problem – read it here), the second is the delightful weekend I spent with my mates and the third is Lady Gaga’s recent Grammy’s win. (Some may assume a tenuous link and you’d probably have a fair …

Drugs Aren’t The Problem

There’s been some negative news in the Australian press recently about a music festival called Rainbow Serpent. Why? Well drugs, really. People go into the Australian bush under the blistering sun and dance to music many don’t understand (full disclosure, I don’t out of context) and while they do so, some of the crowd inevitably push their boundaries with substances …