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What Is the Enemy of the Creative Life?

By |June 13th, 2016|


I remember coming back to my home town of London from my world travels in July 2009.  It was a strange experience. I felt like I was a ghost floating through a familiar land.  I was amused by the road signs, the big red buses and the smartly placed advertising on the walls of […]

Have You Heard of Street Wisdom?

By |March 28th, 2016|

Do you take too many photos at concerts or read your emails while you’re on holiday? Do you busily walk down the street and forget to appreciate all that is beautiful around you? Most of us fall into these little traps and have a deeper knowing that it’s not what we want. When we […]

How Much Do You Think About Others?

By |January 5th, 2016|

How much do you think about other people?

Do you find yourself getting lost in yourself and forgetting about the world around you?

There’s a cure!

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What Exactly is Creativity Coaching?

By |November 12th, 2015|


If you are interested in creativity coaching please email and write in subject header ‘CREATIVITY COACHING’

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Why You Should Challenge Yourself

By |November 12th, 2015|

We’ve all seen the success of challenges like Zestember, Movember or DryJanuary. Why do they work?

Sometimes when we want to push ahead with our goals we need to be a little more creative about how we do that.

A 30 day (or even 100 day) challenge is not a bad thing to give […]

What Gives You Strength?

By |November 12th, 2015|

At an event I went to run by Action For Happiness this question came up… What Gives You Strength?

My answer to that was the combination of all the different areas of my life that connect together to form what is my existing pattern of life.

I would love to hear what […]

7 Common Mistakes People Make When They Have A Yearning To Engage In A Creative Passion