I’m always saddened when a celebrity passes. But then I get over it really quickly because, while it’s sad that they won’t make more music or appear in more films their passing has no direct impact on my daily life.
But I was truly upset when I heard Alan Rickman had died.
Having reached the dubious level of late 30s, I’ve found myself thinking about things that I wish I’d known when I was a bright eyed twenty-something.
Mental Health is often misunderstood, whether it’s stress, sleepless night, panic attacks, we’ll probably all experience some kind of mental ill-health at some point in our life time. Here’s my (limited) experience.
My sister has always been very close to our Aunty. She talked to her about boys and things that she didn’t want to talk to mum about. When my time came round, my sister filled that same role perfectly for me. And I vowed that I would be around to do the same for my niece.
There’s an unspoken hierarchy of football supporters, from the armchair fanatic to those that travel around the world, but whatever your level of support, we’re all singing the same songs and we’ve all got something to say.
Steven Gerrard is a Liverpool legend. After 17 years, 502 league games and 708 senior appearances, he’s scored 185 goals and won 7 major honours. Losing to Crystal Palace in his final home game, doesn’t change any of that, and it shouldn’t cause any more outrage or disappointment than any other defeat.
I read an alarming article recently about how black cats are being abandoned at animal shelters because they’re not photogenic…
The king of music parody, "Weird Al" Yankovic, has absolutely outdone himself with his take on Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines. Check this out - I'm hoping that watching it will help me with my grammar... http://youtu.be/8Gv0H-vPoDc
As romantic gestures go, this has to be up there among the best – and if it’s not, it has to win the prize for being the funniest.