Flying into the dark.

Flying into the dark.

The nights are drawing in and it’s midway through lockdown 2. It started to get dark at 4.30 today. Our hens are tootling off to bed around 4.30 instead of the 9.30 of mid summer. I have a real sense that it’s going to be a long old winter. How are things...
Allowing me to be me…

Allowing me to be me…

I was introduced to the music of Alexia Chellun by Dawn Breslin from Harmonizing. This morning I discovered this truly beautiful song, ‘Allowing me to be me”.  It was one of those moments when a song quite literally stopped me in my tracks. It demanded to...
A share: let the tears come

A share: let the tears come

It’s not often I use a whole post to share someone else’s writing but today I’m going to. A while ago I joined Tara Mohr’s course Playing Big and have reviewed her book, Playing Big. Practical wisdom for women who want to speak up, create, and...
Treating yourself with compassion

Treating yourself with compassion

I know, at the moment, key workers are working flat out trying to keep services operational and people alive. Time is limited and the pressure is great. What I also know is the huge amount of stress people are living and working with at the moment. We are already...
Living in bubbles

Living in bubbles

Over the last few days I’ve been thinking a lot about bubbles because at the moment it feels like I’m living in bubbles. Pockets of self-contained space floating around each other. Some days, like at the moment, my whole day is a bubble shared with my...