Playing With Ideas and Playing Tennis

You Have Reached the Lair of "The Tennis Philosopher"


​Stories articles and videos about where I live. Which happens to be Swindon. There's much to do and see in places nearby too.


​​Thinking is one of life's great pleasures. ​I like to play with ideas and challenge the status quo.


​Out of the many sports I have enjoyed, I keep returning to Tennis. It gets us outside (normally) and there's always something to improve.


Tennis for Fun, Health, Fitness and Vitality.

​That's me a few years ago, when I actually had hair! I love to compete and enjoy it because it doesn't really matter how young or old you are. There are always people who are your equal.


Thinking is for Fun!

L​ife would be terribly boring without the capacity to think. Being curious and asking questions can sometimes be serious and other times just playful!


​Swindon​ Not Just a Magic Roundabout!

​I sometimes think Swindon gets a bad press. Perhaps the Magic Roundabout makes us all crazy! There's some rich heritage in and around Swindon plus some fabulous walks.


​​A Few Favourite


​Thomas Pynchone - ​Author

​If they can get you asking the wrong questions, they don't have to worry about answers.

​Douglas Bader - WW2 Fighter Ace

​Rules are for the guidance of wise men and the obedience of fools.

​Benjamin Franklinan - Polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States

​An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

​Remember - "Learning Never Exhausts the Mind"
So said, Leonardo da Vinci​...

​Whatever your hopes, desires aspirations or interests, please decide to act on them. ​Before acting, think just a little and always consider others first.

Copyright Lucid Touchstone AKA Steve