Inspirational Rats on the Radio

Inspirational Rats on the Radio

There was a moment in the beginning of this film where I was reminded of the documentary Anvil. Older white guys still clinging to faded dreams of rock n roll glory. And yet, this is not the dominant feeling that stayed with me once the film was over. It was...
Meet Me Tonight At Your Window

Meet Me Tonight At Your Window

I really was still just a kid when I first heard ZX Dan on the Radio, but I remember the moment quite clearly. It felt like I was pulled into one of the science fiction books that I so loved to read and went for a trip with a friendly alien. It wasn’t until several...
3/4 of the way through….

3/4 of the way through….

It’s the end of September already. Not unusually I am wondering where the hell the year went. It’s been a productive year of a different sort. For the first time in a long time I haven’t been focused primarily on a book or a project, but actually on my life: how I...
Writing Re-visited

Writing Re-visited

I think I formed the secret desire to be a writer when I was about 10. By desire I mean that I realised that I had found something that I really liked doing, that apparently I was good at and that I could really identify with doing for the rest of my life. When I say...
What’s a Creativity Kickstarter?

What’s a Creativity Kickstarter?

Tuesday 6 September I will be hosting my first Creativity Kickstarter in Amsterdam. These are highly interactive sessions aimed at helping people to better understand their own creativity and how to access it more reliably. It’s also for people who have never...

Happy Birthday To Me

46-years-old today… and for the first time in my life I actually feel like I am getting old. Not in a bad, depressing way. Just a certainty about the fact that there are things that I am just never going to do again (and thankfully a lot of them I don’t want to do...