Let the heart rule the head….

Let the heart rule the head….

I need to write as I haven’t done so for far too long.  My head is full to bursting my heart feels weak.  I have doubts and anxieties.  To be vulnerable is hard, we struggle to find those words but when we take that first step we make progress. Speaking from the heart...
What do flowers mean for you?

What do flowers mean for you?

My week has contained several connections with flowers. In France the first signs of Spring I see are tiny lemon yellow specks in the banks lining the route down the mountain. For the last 4 years my curiosity quickly followed by delight at these beautiful love-filled...
Are you afraid of your own voice?

Are you afraid of your own voice?

I don’t think you are, but it’s the voice that speaks without sound, the one that stays in your head, talks to itself and shouts so loud that your real voice is drowned out. This voice creates fear to move forward, take on new challenges and believe in ourselves. BUT...
What a waste of life!

What a waste of life!

“What a waste of life,” is a phrase I have said twice in the last month. Firstly for a friends cousin who was murdered in South America and for Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death last Sunday. One life taken by another for the pursuit of wanting more or what everyone else...
The rest of the year…and ACTION!!

The rest of the year…and ACTION!!

Friday January 31st 2014, the last day of the first month of 2014 felt like an unconscious deadline for planning the rest of the year. The task was to decide on my goals, objectives, activities and dreams for the remaining 11 months of this year, via the totally...
Audition Time!!!

Audition Time!!!

I have been a thinker and not an acteur for too long. (I prefer the French spelling as it rhymes better!) My brain is always going to the point that my thoughts are on a loop, over and over again. This used to make me ill – dwelling on thoughts, what ifs would give me...
Cultivating Creativity

Cultivating Creativity

Welcome to the final week of the month-long Carnival of Creative Mothers to celebrate the launch of The Rainbow Way: Cultivating Creativity in the Midst of Motherhood by Lucy H. Pearce which has been Amazon.co.uk’s Hottest New...
Re-creating creative inheritance

Re-creating creative inheritance

Welcome to Week Three of the month-long Carnival of Creative Mothers to celebrate the launch of The Rainbow Way: Cultivating Creativity in the Midst of Motherhood by Lucy H. Pearce.  Today’s topic is Creative Inheritance....

Being creative in an imperfect way!

Welcome to Week Two of the month-long Carnival of Creative Mothers to celebrate the launch of The Rainbow Way: Cultivating Creativity in the Midst of Motherhood by Lucy H. Pearce.  Today’s topic is Creative Heroines. Do read to...