Talking Trump (on LBC)

A lot of people want answers in sound bytes, tweets and texts these days and don’t seem particularly interested in having conversations about topics to gain a deeper understanding of that topic. I had one such conversation with James O’Brien on LBC yesterday which kind of left me wondering why I had bothered. James is

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Talking Gender (on LBC)

Gender dysphoria is something that is facing many more parents as their children start to indicate gender identity problems. Child Line is receiving 8 calls per day from children who are voicing concern and confusion about who they really are. As society moves towards an understanding of this subject there is at the same time a big

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Talking Trans (on the BBC)

No one truly knows the impact gender identity disorder or gender dysphoria, has on a person. Especially children who grow up in a society where the topic is left undiscussed, pushed away under the carpet of dogma and bullying. If children can be accepted as the individuals they are then the dysphoria doesn’t have a

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Talking Mindfulness (on LBC)

Mindfulness is a wonderful tool for discovering yourself and what makes you tick. If you have depression, anger, resentment, abandonment, rejection, and all sorts of other painful emotions, then look no further. Mindfulness has taught me a lot about how my childhood and early adulthood created who I am now. My experiences very much coloured my

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Talking Discrimination (on LBC)

I had yet another opportunity to converse with Iain Dale on LBC. It does seem America has gone mad. More rules and regulations on allowing religious groups and businesses to discriminate against gays and trans people. As if life isn’t hard enough already for the LBGT community. Some States have passed legislation to give permission

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Talking Toilets (on LBC)

I had another opportunity to converse with Iain Dale on LBC. This time the subject was toilets. Strange topic but some establishments are making toilets single sex, removing the urinals and installing stalls instead. And some are removing the signs to help trans people become more accepted in society. A good thing. But many people

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Finding Value

Everything in life has value. Even the darkest of actions of hate and revenge have value. You just have to be open enough and aware of your emotions, feelings and thoughts to see that value. And if you aren’t aware enough, you will never see that value, the bigger picture, and so choose anger, hate

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