I spent the last two months of 2018 in Medellin, focusing on my creative work and the experience of the life I’m leading. I wanted to share a few simple things I’ve learnt over those two… Read More »Four Things I Learnt in 2018 To Make as New Year Resolutions 2019
Hello. One of the recent questions I was asked on Instagram was “How do you find the courage to do spoken word performance?”. So let’s talk about courage. Courage: the ability to do something that… Read More »How to gain your Level One badge in Courage and Fortitude
Hello. Let’s talk about using your voice. Since I was 17 I’ve written down my ideas and shared them with the Internet. It started with a blog about sewing, progressing to fashion, progressing to arts… Read More »How to use your voice without freaking out: one person’s attempt at saying stuff out loud
Hello. Let’s talk about … success. So here’s an interesting challenge for you. Are you more frightened of failure, or of success? If you ‘pshawed’ that question rather quickly, perhaps answering with only your instinct… Read More »How to overcome a fear of success. Yes, success.
Hello. Let’s talk about … true knowing. So there’s the crystal shop I go in regularly (of course there is. Of course.) Just over a year ago I went in to ask for some help on… Read More »How to spend a year figuring out the only things that are really true
Hello. Let’s talk about … oh, you’ll see. “Beautiful things need a liberal space in which to come to life.” Laura Gauthier Petit Elle Decoration, April 2018 [as a blossom lands on his nose] Chief: “I… Read More »How to bring together blossom, liberal spaces and biting dogs
Hello. After last week’s too-much-ness, let’s talk about intensity. Recently, each time my family or friends ask “How’s it going?”, I’ve been replying: “Yeah, good, doing loads of great stuff, lots going on … but you… Read More »How to reclaim ‘intense’ as a way to live your life