Like many, I watched the documentary Free Solo on Channel 4 a few weeks ago. Breathless is literally the way to describe how it felt watching climber Alex Honnold tackle the slab of rock that is El Capitan without a harness or rope. That’s right… Read More »Why El Capitan free soloist Alex Honnold will change how you view mastery
What defines a genius? In every list ever produced, you’ll see Leonardo Da Vinci’s name suggested as one of history’s greatest geniuses. The Italian renaissance master is often spoken of as a visionary. His notes overflow with his forward-thinking ideas. He invented the first tank,… Read More »My (unpopular) opinion on Da Vinci
Hands up if you’re an idiot. [Puts hand up] So remember when I was doing my 30 Days of Arnold Challenge? Let me give you an update on what happened. Over the 30 days, I had three aims – lose 10lbs, double my income, write… Read More »My Huge 30 Days Of Arnold Mistake
“If he wanted to play King Lear, he could do it” The words of Jack Nicholson’s acting tutor Eric Morris… but it wasn’t Nicholson these words were referencing. You wouldn’t have guessed it but Morris was talking about our very own Arnold Schwarzenegger. It’s a… Read More »Arnie: The Oscar Winner?