You’re awesome!

It’s been 23 years since I picked up my GCSE results…and 22 since anyone asked me about them. I’m sat here struggling to remember both the grades and the subjects I studied. I know for sure that I got 3 B grades and 7 C grades (otherwise known as “lucky sod!”), but I can’t remember …

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I’ve Got My Dream Job!

I’ve just realised that I’m doing my dream job. I know. Not magic. Despite the clich√©, I never had a big obsession with magic as a kid. I could never be bothered practicing or reading instructions on how to do stuff. I was always the kid making a car out of the box it came …

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A Goal a Day….

We’re always being told that it’s a good idea to have goals. “Make them S.M.A.R.T.!” “Write them down!” “Stick them all over your house…”. It seems that anyone that has ever amounted to anything, set goals to get there. There are lots of reasons why you should set goals. I think the main two for …

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TLAM: Impossible as Standard, or “How to be a Millionaire!”

Magic is about doing the impossible. Every trick we perform has to defy science, explanation or belief. If it’s explainable, it becomes a stunt or a weird party trick. These tricks are a great example of something really cool; they look fabulous and amaze your friends, but you know it’s not magic, as there is …

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Think Like A Magician

Regular readers of the blog (Hi Mum!) will know that I have created a series of articles based around the “How To Think Like A Magician” premise – the idea that magicians learn a whole bunch of skills, quite aside from the actual magic and sleight of hand, that many people are impressed by and …

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