Why Men's Spaces Matter To Me

I'd been dreading it! Having hosted dozens of groups of mixed genders before - all of which provided a nourishing and respectful space -...

The Fringe: Days 9-12 - FITTING IN

Where do I fit in? It's an important question to ask oneself at the biggest performance arts festival in the world. Amongst the hours of...

The Fringe: Day 6-8 - CRITIQUES

The attitude to reviews is a funny thing. We all KNOW it's just one person's opinion...and yet someone taking the time to come and see...

The Fringe: Day 4 & 5 - HOME

I'm not used to having a home for the last few months - at least a constant set of four walls and a roof. Since leaving the meditation...

The Fringe: Day 3 - "DAY OFF"

Those words are in inverted commas for a reason! The Spider Glass, 1.35pm, 2 for 1 today and tomorrow (6 and 7 August). Showing til 25...

The Fringe: Day 2 - SELLING

About 10 years ago I became a recruitment consultant. It didn't last long. I've always found the whole idea of SELLING as a bit of a con....

The Fringe: Day 1 - NUMBERS

My show The Spider Glass opened today. I have a venue that seats 65. 7 people were in the audience. I was chuffed to bits! The Edinburgh...

Going Home

We have a choice in the stories we tell ourselves. It may seem like 'just a game' to some but I witnessed many different immediate...

My Big 'I AM'

When I was nine years old I read out a story to my class at school. It was a self-composed piece about a clumsy apprentice clown, named...