Taking Stock

Today I completed the last of the seven tasks I set myself for this month of Simplify 7.  Those who know me probably won’t be surprised to know that the last area I chose to tackle was books.  Going back to my William Morris criteria I find books to be both useful and beautiful; they are… Continue reading Taking Stock


Officially the word legacy refers to what we leave behind when we die, but it’s often used in other contexts too.  I remember that the London 2012 Olympic bid  was successful in part because of the promised legacy.  The Games were hugely successful and inspirational, but whether that promised legacy has actually come to pass…well,… Continue reading Legacy