Tag Archives: Friends

Engaged Friends…

A friend retired from work last week. Mixed emotions really. Delight for him and his family. Gratitude from those who had opportunity to work with him. Despondency for me. I haven’t just lost a friend at work…I have lost a … Continue reading

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Love Films…

I watch a lot of films. Most of them by myself. On a small screen, in the back of the seat in front of me…on an aeroplane. The one good thing about this viewing mode is that I can watch … Continue reading

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Unconditionally Friendly…

I spent the weekend with my wife and with friends. Good friends. Best friends. Friends we have known for a long time. Friends whose children have become wonderful adults at the same time that ours have. Friends who have grown … Continue reading

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Distant Vacation…

I am on vacation. I love vacations but I’m not very good at being on vacation. When asked the difference between me being on vacation or me being at work – my answer was ‘wearing shorts’. That’s not a good … Continue reading

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Friendly Change…

I met up with an ex-colleague who is still a good friend on the East Coast last week. It was a meeting based on opportunity – I was there and so was he. I had a different meeting but that … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day…

I had to travel to the North of England at short notice last Sunday. One of my sisters called to say that my mother was not well. I cancelled my scheduled US trip and caught a train. As my wife … Continue reading

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Who Knew…

Most weeks something happens. Something amazing. Something exciting, rewarding, engaging, positive, laugh-out-loud funny…something truly inspiring. Some weeks moments like this happen every day to all of us…some weeks there is just that one moment. Other moments happen also happen. Moments … Continue reading

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