It's hard to describe what it is like to be a football supporter of the Scottish National team. Most of the time it is a painful experience. It's not that we're bad at football. We invented the game and played in the first ever international match against England. We've had some great teams and great … Continue reading THAT UNFAMILIAR FEELING


I'm breaking my own rule for once and writing something overtly political: an opinion piece, and it's just my opinion, so feel free to disagree. Regardless of the eventual outcome of the US Presidential election, more Americans have voted for Donald Trump in 2020 than they did in 2016. Let that sink in. Half of … Continue reading REGARDLESS OF THE OUTCOME


  WATCH MY SKYDIVE VIDEO HERE A few days ago I completed a tandem skydive for Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity. A link to the video is above, and the story of the day is below. 'Over eight thousand parachute jumps, I've only ever had one malfunction.' He leaves the statement hanging there. No-one queries it. … Continue reading FALLING WITH STYLE