COUNTING DOWN

In just a few hours timezones around the world will be ringing in the new year.2009 will be closed.A busy year, a noisy noisy year,A year with so much of the world on the move.Soon it will all be hushed…Silence. Stillness. A global holding-of-breath.And then, in...

In Praise of Unsung Heroes

2009 has been a remarkable year. As the year comes to an end it is easy and understandable to look back at the past months with a sense of relief. Month after month milestones were reached. headlines madestories beyond fiction unfoldingfortunes lostlegends...