In March I was asked to take part in Mothership, a parenting roundtable show made for the Nurture Channel. The theme of the discussion was how divorce affects children. I hope you enjoy it and would like to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments. Advertisements
‘Hi, nice to meet you, so what is it you do?’ ‘Hi, I’m Matthew, I’m a juggler.’ Okay, so technically I’m not a juggler, but I do around five thousand different things a day (and I don’t get round to doing another five thousand things that I really should have got done last week). But, … More 6 Lessons From a Working Single Parent
What’s a man to do when his son wakes up and tells him he has no school trousers? Oh, I know, go to Tesco and find out how incompetent you are and flap like an idiot! Enjoy, I do it so you don’t have to!
Life can change forever in a moment… In the aftermath of marriage breakdown how do we pick ourselves up and start again? In August 2014 Matthew Williams was forced to do just that. In Something Changed he navigates us through his journey with wit and wisdom, taking in divorce, dating and self-discovery while facing the … More ‘Something Changed’ – Book Now Available on Amazon Kindle
Life can change forever in a moment… In the aftermath of marriage breakdown how do we pick ourselves up and start again? In August 2014 Matthew Williams was forced to do just that. In Something Changed he navigates us through his journey with wit and wisdom, taking in divorce, dating and self-discovery while facing the … More Book Trailer: ‘Something Changed – Stumbling through Divorce, Dating & Depression’
This Father’s Day I received the most beautiful gift I have ever been given. It is a gift that my daughter made for me and it carries a most precious message: Life can look very different when we see ourselves through the eyes of those that love us.Soundtrack: Real Love – The Beatles
During the course of any conversation with me you can expect to hear the sentence ‘I once read that…’ at least three times. If I’m reading a particularly interesting book this may increase to somewhere north of 10 times pch (per conversation hour). In between parenting, working, dating, writing and auditioning for First Dates, I … More How About a Hot Mug of ‘Man Up’ Son? – On Being a Man in 2016
“I love you Daddy, you’re the best Daddy in the world.” Life doesn’t get much better than hearing those words. Whatever we wish for in our lives, nothing can mean more than that. As a single parent there is another side of the coin, “I miss you Daddy.” It’s always hard to hear, and I … More How Great Does a ‘Great Dad’ Have to Be?
It’s an album cover. When people see my latest tattoo the inevitable question is, ‘what is it?’ It is not, in fact “an ice cream wafer and a lettuce leaf being chased by a plum” (thanks Martin), it is a representation of the cover of one of my favourite albums, an album that has many … More “Daddy can be the sky…”