What’s special about me then?

What’s special about me then?

When I wrote this blog post title, part of me wanted to disappear into a hole. ‘Don’t be a show-off… You’re too big for your boots… Who do you think you are any way?’ She stings with the pain of being put down and humiliated. I tell her she is a beautiful and talented...

Brace Yourself!

Brace Yourself!

You are going to be hearing a lot from me over the coming weeks!! And it's all about DARING TO BE YOU! Like you don’t already! But this is different. VERY DIFFERENT. For years I’ve been aware there are women who can’t afford or don’t want to commit to counselling,...

When there are no words…

When there are no words…

I’m sitting with a blank piece of paper. And a blank mind. I’m numbed out with the terror of recent events, both attacks and the totally preventable deaths and traumatisation of survivors by inferno. And the incomprehensible truly ‘bloody’ negligence of some powers...

How to spice up the election…

How to spice up the election…

If you’re weary of the run up to this election and its shenanigans, spicing it up could be the answer. Here’s the idea...   Imagine you’re the divine feminine surveying the political scene and the ‘actors’ or ‘players’ involved in it.   Game 1: Pick one...

Time to reclaim a Sabbath

Time to reclaim a Sabbath

When I unlocked my front door at 6.15 am Sunday morning, a speeding car whizzed past. At 6.15 am on a Sunday morning! Twenty-three years ago when I moved here the only thing you’d hear at that time on a Sunday morning was bird song followed later by church bells. But...