Credit, overdrafts and the dangers of compound interest

Essentially, credit is the availability of borrowing money from a lender, be it a bank or a car dealership and the credit industry is built around lending people money and more general services. A typical example would be me going to a bank and asking to borrow £1,000 for five years to pay for a…

Forever Sentinels

Forever sentinels, Born and ordered to watch And defend the heart and pretty Face from petty men.   Forever incomplete without A sentinel beside you, Sent to keep Sinners away From Heaven.   A deep pacific between us, Your scent lost amongst eternal Waves that crash with beauty Against the rock’s Gate.   My anchor…

San Martin

This is a piece of writing from around 7 years ago after our family trip to Argentina and I fell in love with the mountains that we trekked in for a couple of days. Sweat clouds my vision as the sun dazzles the parched ground. The green canopy is alive with festoons of squawking, gibbering…