Why It’s Never Personal

Yesterday, this good looking girl turned around to look me squarely in the eye and …still firmly holding my gaze ….she slowly weed! It was a comedy moment as I momentarily took offence, thought she was looking smug, and thought ‘What did I do to upset you!?’ Of course in the next second I realised…

Procrastination : Chronic Habit or Hidden Gold ?

Procrastinating? Moi? I wrote my first version of this blog 7 years ago. I did not write my second blog until 6 years later. I know. The irony is not lost on me. The day I wrote the first version I’d been to the supermarket, made 5 cups of tea, had  a friendly distraction for…

The Power of Personal Earthquakes

I’ll come straight to the point. 2017 was a bit of a year. Heart break, disappointment, fear, anxiety, sadness, grief, confusion, anger. You name it I felt it. In spades. As years go it’s way down the bottom of my list of favourites. But it was also a year of courage and transformation. The Problem…

Curiosity & Me

  “Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars, and they pass by themselves without wondering.” St Augustine Not me. I’m curious. I am always wondering…

So You Think You’re Not Busy? : Creating Clarity From Stillness

So I get it. We’re not always super busy right ? I moved from the vibrant craziness of London to the green spaciousness of Devon close to 10 years ago to stop being exactly that. But I noticed something that quietly but consistently unsettled me. I breathed in cleaner air, spent more time on the beach,…