ThatIsBeyond … A little reminder (#gifted)

Lockdown is not all doom and gloom. Don’t get me wrong, it has been tough. But sometimes we could all do with a little personal reminder of why we are here and what we are trying to achieve. Across the board, it seems that this week has been particularly tough for those in my circle. …

Thatisbeyond… Vaccination Machinations, or a broken system?

But below the surface there is a real flare of injustice regarding the whole process. I sometimes sit here worrying Is The System Broken?

ThatIsBeyond… No Pictures, Please.

I am so lucky that I am not plagued by the paparazzi! Honestly I put enough pressure on myself to look a certain way, without a lens to the whole world tracing my every step.

New exhibition of photography on www.ThatIsBeyond.com

ThatIsBeyond… excuses or common sense?

I am sort of bored about talking about Covid-19 and being locked down. With the adverse effects of lockdown penetrating the lives of most of the world, it can sometimes feel that the pandemic is inescapable and right now it’s directly related to what I wanted to write about – go figure! Throughout the last …

ThatIsBeyond…Where is the motivation?

It is my undeniable truth, that the length of time in lockdown is directly proportional to how hard it is to find my motivation!

ThatIsBeyond…Put a sock in it!

I have a bit of a facination with the humble sock! It is without a doubt the most useful and thoughtful present that anyone can get me. I often find my eyes rolling as the inevitable phrase crops up after the festive season

ThatIsBeyond… Resolutions are so 2020

This year I am doing things differently. I am a goal orientated sort of fellow, and so instead of resolving myself to achieve/ not achieve specifics, I have instead decided to set myself challenges across the wider scope of my life with no dates to achieve them and no order, instead the aim is to keep my experience varied throughout 2021…

ThatIsBeyond…Skincare for the locked-down man!

As with most things these days, I am choosing to blame the pandemic for the state of my skin! Coupled with the rather chilly weather and the constant need for hand sanitiser my skin is choosing to punish me for all that its been put through.

ThatIsBeyond…Feeling <

Over the years my life has been punctuated with moments that mentally torture me, like a recurring dream, throughout the following years. My preoccupation with feeling < (less than) though, has become a problem in adult life. It has tarnished my own view of myself and sets me up for an almighty fall. Some would …