Cannibal ambition

The one in which I consider my place in things… A few days ago, in conversation, someone called me ambitious. She was not being unkind and yet my instinctual reaction was to recoil in horror from the tag. I do not think of myself as ambitious and that’s because in my internal thesaurus the word […]

Always on my mind

Today is International Women’s Day and lots of people in my Twitter stream are sharing the names of women they find inspirational. There are lots and lots of women who have inspired me professionally (and become friends) but today there is only one inspiring woman on my mind and that is my mum. As time […]