Manchester’s Airport- Landings To Take Off (A prophetic allegory)


Sept 29, 2015 The sleek-bellied beasts slide in, one after another. Each erstwhile roar is hushed to a hum in the final glide, wing tips dipping to the close suburban chimneys. The flow of craft is endless; a fixed plan of approach towards the outstretched runway, another world pushing down on this one. I watch … Continue reading Manchester’s Airport- Landings To Take Off (A prophetic allegory)

Ships And Pilots Gone


Dec 3, 2015 On a recent morning while walking across the modern footbridge towards the equally modern building where I work on the edge of the Mersey, I noticed two men ahead of me. They walked side by side with a certain easy, confident pace. Not with the head-down-don’t-want-to-be-here dragging feet of the typical office … Continue reading Ships And Pilots Gone

Journal From The Beginning Of The End


Written at the time of the 2008 Sichuan earthquake, volcano eruption in Chile,  floods, and a photo of a ‘lost’ Brazilian tribe. June 1, 2008 I have a job that some would die for, yet I am dying inside. I trot through International Business busily warming the globe, but I trip on my guilt. I … Continue reading Journal From The Beginning Of The End