A. Everything at this moment is exactly as it should be
A. On bad days, my greatest fear is of expiring into insignificance. On good days, I fear being disconnected to the elan vital
A. I sort of regret going to university at eighteen and not really having any bearings. In a sense my eight years of education was wasted on me. Still, all roads lead to where I stand.
A. On a beach watching waves turn over into foam, listening to them break on the shore
A. I admire Barack Obama - I used to think that politician and integrity didn't belong in the same sentence. In the same vein, Alex Salmond, First Minister of Scotland, because he faces a Bannockburn of resistance from the English government over Scottish Independence and he does so with grace and good humour. Oprah Winfrey because she gives us a good model for women coming into their power, doing good with what she has earned and seeing herself within the spectrum of history.