Category: conversations of inspiration

Shaking the restlessness; ready, set, go for it!

Diving into that familiar restlessness of September and planning the new routine dream as the children go back to school and we all try and work out how we navigate all the new rules and find some creative calm in it all!

Trust in your talent or ‘to be’ talent…

Why it’s important to trust in your talents and really believe them to be true….polish that rough diamond within yourself, and give yourself the opportunity to shine.

How to motivate yourself back into creative action, with a little kindness…

I know that some people are finding it really hard to motivate themselves in their creative work, so in the week of mental health awareness, I think we need to practice some kindness to ourselves, others and access the wonderful creative support out there at the moment. Hopefully it will give you the boost that you need…

Poetry Practice to help you Process

How poetry practice can help you process difficult times and emotions, whilst also helping you to relax, by using your creative skills and getting into the flow-state of mind.

How having an adventurous spirit and ‘can do’ attitude opens up your world to endless opportunities

Chatting to the lovely Lesley Ellis as she launches her new podcast – The Midlife Manifesto, all about how she’s got to this point, why she’s launching a podcast and what has inspired her growing up. She’s one of the most adventurous people I know and so it’s an interesting and valuable conversation…