LET’S TALK ABOUT V.I.P’s!

I met a homeless woman today. The normal reaction for anyone just like me would be to walk away and not try to help because they look or smell terrible. But she was persistent and didn’t want to leave me alone. I decided to listen to her and the moment she began to speak, my…

LET’S TALK PERSPECTIVE!

Life is all about perspective. It is about how we see things and how you’re looking at it. I’m sure everyone knows about the glass cup analogy, and how we can either see it as either half full or half empty. But I am taking a different direction.  I was looking out of my window…

LOVE YOUR CITY, LOVE SALFORD QUAYS! (PART 2)

Salford Quays is a beautiful place and it’s even better at night. So I took a walk, late in the evening and captured some of these images.   Photography:© Sublime Images 2015 Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T3 Copyright © 2015 by Sublime Images Copyright and ownership of all Images are held solely by Sublime Images.…

LET’S TALK ABOUT MARSHMALLOWS!

It turns out that a scientist can see the future by watching four-years-olds interact with a marshmallow. The researcher invites the children, one by one, into a plain room and begins the gentle torment. ‘‘You can have this marshmallow right now,’’ he says. ‘‘But if you wait while I run an errand, you can have…

LOVE YOUR CITY, LOVE SALFORD QUAYS!

One of my favourite spots in Manchester is Salford Quays and occasionally, I take a walk and capture the beauty of the lush blue clouds, when the sun is about to set and you see that deep orange colour or just the architectural masterpiece that amazes me each time I have an opportunity to visit.…

LET’S TALK PRIVILEdGE!

The Oxford English Dictionary defines privilege as ‘‘a special right, advantage, or immunity granted or available only to a particular person or group’’. However, I have described priviledge as that edge an individual or a group of people have over others in any given situation. Let me make this practical. Picture yourself standing with a…

LET’S TALK PATIENCE!

Patience, they say is a virtue. But I don’t want to bore you with this cliché because I am sure it was the first thing that came to your mind when you saw the heading. How many of us are patient really? What did you do when you were asked to wait on a queue…