Archive for 2018

The year He Jiankui creates the first human genetically edited babies.

  • In Hindsight

    07:00 · 30th Dec 2018

    In which I look back at the year that has passed with all its intentions, failures and lessons.

  • What I've Read This Year

    07:00 · 16th Dec 2018

    In which I finish my 18th book for the year and look at the transformative power of reading.

  • The Butter-Butt Boy

    07:00 · 2nd Dec 2018

    In which I remember what my one-and-a-half-year-old self already knew when my love of food and cooking is rekindled.

  • The Beauty of Daily Routines

    07:00 · 18th Nov 2018

    In which I outline the practical steps and positive results of embracing the beauty of a daily routine.

  • Can I Change My Charming Character?

    07:00 · 23rd Sep 2018

    In which I ask my friends, family and co-workers to answer a, ‘What am I like?’ survey and reflect on their anonymous answers.

  • The Troubles with Taboo Tattoos

    07:00 · 9th Sep 2018

    In which I try to design a tattoo without cultural appropriation and realise that Neo-Nazis are appropriating mine.

  • Dialogues with My Dead Dad

    07:00 · 12th Aug 2018

    In which I see a psychic and accidentally dig up some unresolved daddy issues from the other side.

  • Managing My Motherfucking Moods

    07:00 · 15th Jul 2018

    In which I spend six months being my own emotional detective, tracking my moods and figuring out what makes me tick.

  • The Ketogenic Man

    07:00 · 1st Jul 2018

    In which I answer life’s hard questions, like, ‘Can I eat all the avocado in the world?’ by going on the keto diet.

  • Beating the Bullies of Banking

    07:00 · 17th Jun 2018

    In which I get hands-on experience with Transferwise’s new Borderless account and its accompanying Mastercard debit card, spending less money for more value when traveling abroad.

  • How Not to Be a Boy

    07:00 · 3rd Jun 2018

    In which I read, cry, laugh and review Robert Webb’s How Not to Be a Boy.

  • The Diary of Two Decades

    07:00 · 20th May 2018

    In which he looks back at 20 years of writing as this journal of his turns 10-years-old.

  • Limping with Demons

    13:00 · 1st Apr 2018

    In which there’s only three weeks left to the London Marathon and I must confess, I’m not sure if I’m ready to run it.