Out of the Woods; the book and one man’s journey.

I met Alan for the first time early in 2012. He had been on a desert walk in North Africa the previous Autumn, and I remember him saying that in the emptiness of the dunes a BIG QUESTION had come to him – Where are the older men? And then related questions;...

Peter Townshend’s Autobiography : Who I am

Living our future out : brilliant insights This is a situation where I’m delighted to admit to bias: I have loved The Who and their music since they exploded into my life in the Sixties.  I have regarded Pete Townshend as a genius since Tommy, and his book provides...

Top 11 books for maturing men: #’s 7 and 11

Here are the details of two of the best books I’ve found to help men make sense of life beyond 50.  Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman.  ISBN 0747574561.  This is written for men and women of any age, but it addresses one of the central problems for...