Reader question. You don’t believe in God, is it because you are Gay?

June 30, 2015

I guess the way to answer this question is that it’s not that I don’t believe in God, it’s that I think it’s extremely unlikely given the evidence. It has nothing to do with my sexuality. In Primary School I remember going to bible classes and never really seeing it as anything more than fairy tales. I just never bought it, and believe me there were plenty of adults around…


There’s only one workout you need!

June 25, 2015

What you need is determination, persistence, commitment and motivation. Getting the right kind of advice is important if you are going to get the most out of your workouts but if your waiting around for that magic workout tip or routine to motivate you to hit¬†the gym then you’re going to be waiting for a very long time. Without these things no amount of workout advice is going to get…


A day in the Hills.

June 19, 2015

A recent family event in the hills around Melbourne brought me to a place I didn’t expect to go. I share my thoughts again on ageing and death. Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share via MySpace share via Reddit Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post


Does it really get better? Five years later.

June 12, 2015

Five years ago I made video as part of the It Gets Better campaign and I thought now would be a good time to revisit it to see if things really do get better and if I still believe in that advice I gave all those years ago. Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share via MySpace share via Reddit Tumblr it Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this…


Inspiration. Evan Young gives his graduation speech.

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June 3, 2015

Eighteen year old Evan Young was to graduate this year as Valedictorian of Twin Peaks Charter Academy High School in Longmont, Colorado. He was prevented from giving his graduation speech by his School Principal who also outed him to his father upon finding out that Evan intended to use his speech to announce he is Gay.¬†Instead Evan got to give his speech two weeks later at an Out Boulder fundraiser…


Resilience is hard work.

June 2, 2015

Some weeks things are going well, your travelling, exploring and enjoying just how much fun this particular space in your life has become and then you hit a speed bump. Your motivation disappears and all you can do is sleep. Your body is tired but the sleep you crave seems to come from a different place. It comes from somewhere deep inside you that just wants to disappear from the…