All posts tagged: faith

The Anti-Resolution

Resolutions are a waste of time.   In the collective hangover the world wakes up with in January, there’s an understandable desire to detox, wipe the slate clean and start afresh.  So, bleary-eyed and with great self-flagellation, we haul ourselves from the unmade bed of […]

Reflections of a Bachelor

As a 23 year old bachelor, I simply have no idea what it’s like to be a dad.  What makes a dad?  Moreover, what makes a good dad?  Here’s my attempt to answer those questions: I see dads as diverse creatures, constantly adapting to the […]

Out of the Mouth of Babes

Dad.  It’s the most common first word a child will speak*.  Da, da, da, da… Dad! “Mum” is second, (sorry mums!). Throughout our lives we reference our Dads as such; Father, Daddy, Pappa, my Old Man, and if you happen to be a Hobbit then […]