What’s Wrong with Being Ugly?

BODY IMAGE SECRETS I came across two shows on TV very recently that caught my eye. “Body Image Secrets” on the BBC hosted by Anne Robinson got me rather annoyed, first with Anne, then with society and finally with nature. In this third instalment of Britain’s Secrets, Anne goes up and down the UK to uncover our obsession ...

Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years

16. September 2016 Movies, Music 0
Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years
The first time I heard The Beatles’ music I was in my uncle’s car. He had a tape playing on loop on his car stereo. The tape was my summer soundtrack whilst going to the beach pretty much every morning. Unbeknown to me, I had been listening to a compilation, the so-called Blue and Red ...

Dinner with a Greek God

22. July 2016 Food 0
Opso, a modern and lovely looking Greek restaurant in Marylebone offers a petite size menu that’s so tasty and rich in flavour it will still leave you satisfied, despite its miniature portions. I went on a Friday evening for an early dinner with my dear friend P. after deciding we were both in the mood ...

Use sparingly and in small doses

I learnt over the years that if I’m careful about what I choose to watch on TV my soul feels more alive and it becomes more resourceful as it must draw from a deeper source. Just like a flat screen, whatever is projected from a TV is mostly flat, with no soul or reality; it ...