Tag: Paris


Making bucket list progress

Several moths ago, I made a list of things I'd like to do before I'm 40. My very own 'bucket list'. Purely arbitrary, nothing to do with impending death. I need to emphasise that - every time I mention a bucket list, people think I'm about to share some very sad news about my health. ...



I flew back home to London from Barcelona last night, landing just as news was breaking of the attacks in Paris. Cue a journey home on the train and tube updating Twitter and the BBC news app for more details. Unbelievable. Heart-breaking. I watched the people around me doing the same, whispering about updates to the ...


My very own bucket list

So I turn 40 in 2016. A shock to all of you who have never seen a (recent) photo of me. And, probably, a shock to those of you who have, and assumed I'd passed that landmark long ago. In typical striving fashion, I'm putting together a list of things I want to do before ...