We are all just people who need people. And that’s how we all get by. By needing people and by allowing people to need us. Barbara Streisand was right. Continue reading Dear Barbara Streisand: “People who need people are indeed the luckiest people in the world”
When you suppress your hard moments you deny yourself something so, so vital. Continue reading Are YOU afraid to face your shadow?
One of my jobs was to archive old claim files. From my spot on the dirty grey carpet, the faces of the happy people who had just bought their takeaway coffee and croissants were not really visible, but I saw the way they walked and that’s what I wanted! Continue reading Are you scared to make JOB change? Maybe my story will give you some hope…
Working as a creative writer, ghostwriter and editor is my calling. I literally go to “work” every day and think “Mannnnn, how did I get so damn lucky?” Continue reading Sunday Nights used to give me anxiety
They were terrified of being called gaslighters, drama kings and queens, liars or being told that they were bringing up old secrets that were best left under the dirty carpet. Continue reading The courage to tell your story
Someone thanked me for something I did 20 years ago. Something I do not even remember. Continue reading Warning: Kindness is Dope
I collect feathers and lavender, designer vintage handbags and boy, oh boy, do I collect random people Continue reading What makes YOU smile?
Dear Kids Whilst no parent has all the answers and whilst this mama is constantly, still learning, know this for sure: You are never alone Travel is the best teacher “No” is a good word. Use it often. It’s particularly lovely when there’s a dead silence and you offer no explanations “Please” and “thank you” never goes out of fashion Water heals. Oceans. Tears. 2 … Continue reading Dear Kids (A reflection from a greying Mama’s Heart)
It was the kind of morning when my coffee was medicinal rather than recreational. Continue reading A Loaf of Bread (Yes, another story about Gratitude & Magic)
How will you know when you have found ME? Ah, that’s the easy part…