Long Haul Creativity

Getting clear on your goals and vision can take time. Sometimes way more time than we would care to believe. There is the time it takes to gestate an idea, go through all the labour of bringing it to birth, and nurturing it through it’s fledgling steps to full maturity which – if anything like…

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HELP! I’m Stuck.

What do you do when you get stuck? I have been here again lately, trying to figure out what to write about. I did a content plan for the whole year at the start January, and really appreciated the clarity and sense of direction that it offered – but sometimes you just can’t find your…

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Valentine – A Sonnet

I first wrote and published this 4 years ago… it is still true. To my love… My Darling Husband, kind and loving man,Though tested by my melancholy state,You’ve wrapped your arms around my crying frame,And lovingly have bourne much of this weight. These storms have lately shak’n us both with grief,Attacking peace and robbing us…

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Bookwardly Mobile

What was the last book you read that moved you and shifted the way you think about life? I have been privileged to read many books which have been instrumental in growing my capacity for understanding of and compassion for humanity. One such book was ‘What’s So Amazing About Grace’ by Phillip Yancey, which really…

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I Like To Travel By Book

How often do you pick up a book?Every day? Once a week? Can’t remember the last time? I have always been a voracious reader, however around my family, it takes a bit of planning and creative thinking to find the time and make the space for it. Ever since I learned to read, I have…

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Truth Bringing

The only way to bring something real, that will connect with your audience and draw them into your material, is to be vulnerable enough to let them see and feel you inhabit the words you sing or speak. This work takes courage, generosity and practice to let go of your self-consciousness and get out of…

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