Category: News

The Power of Strategy in Life and Business

Recent meetings, conversations and influences have pointed me towards the power and importance of living by a conscious set of choices, constructed on a foundation or basis of a strategy. Someone recently pointed to my being “like a rosebud, with a (self-imposed) elastic band around it” so unable to open and be a whole, self-expressed […]

Be free from the basement

From personal experience, it’s easy to dwell in the basement of living. No matter how good it gets, how life becomes the dream, safe and wonder-filled, the basement can always kick in and take over. In the basement lives all the perceived truth about the fears, the dreads, the skeletons and the darkness of the […]

Write when you’re raw

There’s a recommendation to write when raw, skinned alive by circumstance and the slings and arrows of life. To unload and unburden when there’s nothing to lose. Today, I choose to unload and to see what’s away inside that drowns my sense of wonder; that derails the beauty ever ready to step out and shine. […]

Being the difference

When wisdom was lost, knowledge was found When knowledge was lost, information was found When information was lost, data was found… This saying reflects much of my recent thinking. I observe what appears an addiction going on in the world around me that’s very set on finding the “right method” to make it, regardless. Regardless […]

Dealing with the matter of getting things right and wrong in life

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] On reflection, I see that I’ve grown up with preconceived biases and beliefs, familial blinkers and truths. These confused me. I’ve felt neither good enough nor smart enough to be effective in life. And that, my dear reader, is about shame and feeling ashamed. Brene Brown defines shame […]

Feeling something is missing in life?

It’s quite simple, we are not all the same. Some of us naturally feel something is missing in our lives. And, no matter what anyone says about the rest of life, this feels to be a truth. One that cannot be denied. How do I know this? Because I have personal, first-hand experience and knowledge […]

A Story About Death Cafés in London and Awareness Week

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”]Awareness Week, is an annual Dying Matters initiative: “Every year in May, Dying Matters and our coalition members host an Awareness Week, which gives us an unparalleled opportunity to place the importance of talking about dying, death and bereavement firmly on the national agenda. In 2018, the week will […]