ThatIsBeyond… Mental Health / Mortal Peril

I spend most of my life thinking that mortal peril is surely heading my way. It only takes someone to look a little pale on the tube and I can be led awake days later whilst my brain convinces me that I have an unknown illness which is bound to make me vomit. I have […]

ThatIsBeyond… Self-conscious

A self-conscious man is not what I wish to be, but a self-conscious man I undoubtably am! In the past week a cataclysm of telling events occurred, and this was surely fate at work… but it wasn’t until today that I got some sort of clarity on what this all meant. So I had to […]

ThatIsBeyond…My body confidence musings.

New Post! Only this time i’ve experimented with with the media of film! This is a little look at “body confidence” for a man in his thirties and how my wavering body confidence has shaped my adult life. It’s not all doom and gloom! Just an honest and open exploration of life under the veil […]

ThatIsBeyond… My bohemian sister and a change of perspective.

My sister is very bohemian, and I adore that about her; one of the most determined people I know she gets stuff done, but never stops asking “why?” In her head. For quite a while my sister bought me cow memorabilia, everything from a mooing waste paper basket to a toasted sandwich maker! When after […]

Thatisbeyond… A two year stomach ache.

For a long time I have had a stomach ache 😦 It was when I realised that it had been this way for over two years that I thought (the lightbulb switches on) I should probably do something about it! The problem with this sort of issue is that over time you just get used […]

ThatIsBeyond…the plague of nerves and the benefits they can bring.

I have worked in theatre for most of my adult life. Nerves are a huge part of what I do, and not handled correctly the can be debilitating to a performer, but under the right circumstances nerves can also be exhilerating and be one of the driving forces in creating a magical performance. Most of […]