• Life

    New Beginnings – Namaste 2017

    Namaste 2017. I bow to the divine in you. For many, 2016 was a hellish year. Not so for me, it was a year of recovery after the hellish year of 2015. But now we can look forward to new beginnings. I’m a big believer in energy and probably use more than I have, hence the need sometimes for downtime to recover. I have a good feeling about the energy of 2017. In numerology terms it equates to the number one (2 + 0 + 1 + 7 = 10. 1 + 0 = 1), so I view that as a chance to make new beginnings. To start fresh. The…

  • Life,  Telling Your Story

    Write for your sanity

    To follow on from my series of blogs about reasons to write, this one is a biggy for me. I’ve just come back from a holiday where we went out into the wilderness. It was so great to be off the computer and without power or internet for a lot of the time. I planned to do nothing: no writing, no reading, no work. I did manage this mostly. But what I find when I get away from the busy-ness of life is that my creative brain goes crazy. This meant that I had to at least jot down ideas and think about things. I figured thinking wasn’t off the…