Meet Sant Lluís

It’s so easy for me to fall into a trap when I write. I get carried away with what I see and feel, I forget that my readers can’t see it as well. So this post is all about painting…

Thank you, Sir

Have you ever had that one person who never gave up on you? Not a family member or a close friend. Someone else. Learning Spanish was one of the hardest things I have ever done, I was never very good…

Stream of consciousness

Last weekend I celebrated a night out in Mahon with my flatmates. Drinks,  a little dancing and attempts at socialising with drunken Spaniards. A typical evening here in Menorca. I chose to leave the party early at about midnight but…

Home time

Let me start this by wishing my mother a very very happy birthday! I wish I could be with you to celebrate this special day. Oh, wait. East Midlands airport? The M1? CADBURY CREME EGGS? This can only mean one…

Hold up – It's Easter next week?

Easter? We’re at Easter already? I haven’t even had the opportunity to enjoy Christmas yet and now I’m making my debut performance as the Easter bunny? This also means that I am roughly half way through my venture here in…

Open for change

Culture. Defined by Oxford English dictionary as , ‘The way of life, especially the general customs and beliefs, of a particular group of people at a particular time.’ Culture. A word to collectively represent the art, theatre, religion and values…