THE DAY I JUMPED OUT OF A PLANE

I was more than half way through my round the world trip when the day came where I jumped out of a plane. It was St Patrick’s day and I was in a little town called Taupo in New Zealand. I know the date exactly because during my travels I kept a hand written...

THE EXPECTED YET UNUSUAL VISITOR

The year was 1999, and it all started with The Matrix. I love all things sci-fi and sci-fi fantasy, so when I saw the trailer for The Matrix I knew I had to see it on the day of release. I know some people don’t get it, but for me it blew my mind. Not just the concept...

TOUR LIFE

The idea of touring sounds glamorous. It’s not exactly glamorous, but it’s certainly an adventure. When I says ‘touring’ you may be thinking of music stadium tours, or perhaps if you know me better you might conjure up beautiful theatre tours with fabulous green rooms...

RECLAIMING MY SOUL

Child birth is messy. The physical act of pushing a tiny human out of your nether regions is not something you can fully describe to someone who has not been through it themselves. However, I was quite lucky in that contractions started fast and I had a baby in my...

THE NEAR MISSES

I want to write about my near misses in my acting career. Those times in my life that I very nearly got the part or was down to the last two or three people to choose from. Do you know how that feels? When you are on the brink of something amazing or what you feel...