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I faked It & no-one found out

I have been lucky to have a successful career to date.  In fact, I’ve had three careers.   First as an Actress in  theatre and on television. Second, as a news & Current Affairs Reporter, then Foreign Correspondent....

We ask our kids the same 3 questions every night

Source: We Ask Our Kids The Same 3 Questions Every Night | Huffington Post This couple asks their children three questions every day: How were you brave today?  How were you kind?  How did you fail?  What a beautiful, si...

Foxy Knoxy

We all came to know her as ‘Foxy Knoxy’ from the lurid headlines that spewed out daily, in the media frenzy that surrounded her.   Amanda Knox was a temptress, a she-devil and accused in 2007 of murdering her flat mate M...

Why fear is your friend

Every ten years or so I have changed my career.   I must have a low threshold for boredom, as I start getting itchy feet.   I first wanted to be an Actor, I wanted to be ‘famous’.    I started as an Extra, th...

Why narcissists don’t love you

A narcissist who is abusive – whether emotionally or physcially – doesn’t love you.  They just need control.    And that need for control can turn into a cycle of violence. When an Abuser is violent they have absolute co...

How bad boys hook you in

My Ex was a Bad Boy.  Like most of them, he was charismatic, swept me off my feet and hooked me in.  It was a whirlwind romance. It was intense.  I thought he was the Best Boy in the world for me. He showed me warning si...

Oscar Pistorius: A predictable murder

So Oscar Pistorius gets just six years in prison and Reeva Steenkamp has become a footnote in her own murder.    If you have not listened to Real Crime Profile Episode 21 I would urge you to do so. Laura Richards & J...

Greg Louganis & Me

I remember when Greg Louganis, the greatest diver of all time crashed his head onto the springboard with a thud.   It was the 1988 Olympics’ Final Qualifying round.  Greg Louganis flopped backwards, limp into the w...

How to flip your life for success

As a television Executive Producer I have sat in many an edit suite watching a Director’s Cut – some by award-winning Directors, others from first time filmmakers.   Almost without exception, at the end of their fi...


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