I'm being tortured by bread!

As a writer friend of mine repeatedly writes on social media: I'm writing. I'm writing. I'm writing.

Occasionally he even uses a hashtag: #Iamwriting.

All of this points me to make the singular conclusion that he is NOT…

I've been in a play, daaar-ling!

I've just finished a run at the theatre. Or as we used to say at school in Birmingham: "I done a play". Yes, an actual play with costumes and lights and make up and music and a live audience.

My favourite place in the whole of Sweden

I don't care what you say, and I don't care what you think, and I don't care that this blog post may contain more than just a little whimsy. But I'm just back from my absolute, uncontested, favourite place in…


I'm back in Linköping after a couple of weeks in England. And last night we went out in town, which after the hustle and bustle of inner city Birmingham, metropolitan London and actually, come to think of it, even…

It's not an AUDITION!



















Guys! Guys! It's not an audition! 

The word you are looking for is interview! I N T E R V…


The Last Laugh

I watched this short film today as I procrastinated before taking on the tasks of writing invoices and tidying up. And I thought it was brilliant.

The film takes place in the dusty dressing room of a Variety theatre…

Two very different voiceovers

I recorded two voiceovers this week. Two voiceovers that couldn't have been more different from each other. Both fun, both rewarding, but they were two jobs that couldn't have been further apart from each other in terms of style. 


Brexit - One year on.

It's a year since we woke up, the morning after Midsommar, to find out that the UK had decided to leave the EU.

And what a year it's been.... Lots has been written and will be written about it…


Getting my blog thang on!

New website is now live. I'm sure that you are aware of that as you are here reading this blog - on the website. 

It's that limbo period in Sweden just now, the time when you should be tying…

The Safety Last Blog is live!

First things first.. why is your company and site called Safety Last? 

Good question - It is partly because I want to appear to be a little bit gung-ho as if safety is the last of my concerns…