Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons

This just might be the best fiction book I read in 2022. It’s utterly brilliant and yet I can’t work out why. In a way, it doesn’t matter. It combines a heroine who has wisdom in dealing with people beyond her years together with a cast of support characters who might live quite close toContinue reading “Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons”

Work won’t love you back – Book Review

It’s a particularly apposite time to be reading this book when many people are re-evaluating their life in regard to their work situation and indeed whether they should stay employed in their current role. This book made me think deeply about why I’m working where I am and whether I shouldn’t move somewhere else. ThisContinue reading “Work won’t love you back – Book Review”

Why Has Nobody Told Me This Before – Book review

I will be using this book for reference. The various sections deal with moods, motivation, emotional pain, grief, self-doubt, fear, stress, and how to lead a meaningful life. It’s a really useful guide on how to recognise your behaviour for what it is and provides methods for understanding what’s happening and for counteracting the behaviourContinue reading “Why Has Nobody Told Me This Before – Book review”

Why Has Nobody Told Me This Before – Book review

I will be using this book for reference. The various sections deal with moods, motivation, emotional pain, grief, self-doubt, fear, stress, and how to lead a meaningful life. It’s a really useful guide on how to recognise your behaviour for what it is and provides methods for understanding what’s happening and for counteracting the behaviourContinue reading “Why Has Nobody Told Me This Before – Book review”

Work won’t love you back – Book Review

It’s a particularly apposite time to be reading this book when many people are re-evaluating their life in regard to their work situation and indeed whether they should stay employed in their current role. This book made me think deeply about why I’m working where I am and whether I shouldn’t move somewhere else. ThisContinue reading “Work won’t love you back – Book Review”