Monthly Archives: October 2015

Is this compassion?

A while back I was sitting with my wife outside a cafe in Italy, and a young woman started walking around the tables, leaving a small toy on each, along with a short note.  The note explained that she was a single mother of two small daughters, and she was selling these little trinkets to…

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Accidental attraction …

I still remember the exact moment I set my goal.  At the time, I was on my own, working at a job I didn’t much like, and living in a shabby flat-share in the middle of Croydon – remember the town they set fire to in the 2011 riots?  I was on my way back from…

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