• Life,  Telling Your Story

    Is writing significant?

    There are many reasons why people write. Over the next few blogs, we are going to look at some of those reasons. Is writing significant? Humans want to feel significant, to have some meaning or reason to be alive on this earth. For many it isn’t enough just to work, raise a family, build a life, retire then die despite the fact that you could argue that is the reason why we exist. Our existence is much more layered than that and we are complex beings consisting of a range of spiritual and emotional depths. This is where art comes in and why it’s so very important to us. We…

  • Telling Your Story

    I Hate Selling (my book)

    Do you hate selling? Once upon a time a writer could sit at a desk and scribble away at her masterpiece without thinking about what came next. Once it was published (if it got published) the publisher would take care of the publicity and sales and the writer would wait for the cheques to come in and continue with the next writing project. Sounds nice huh? But have you noticed how many ‘writers’ are out there? And how many people are now bringing out books? This flooding of the market is thanks to digital technologies: it’s easier to type up your story thanks to computers and it’s quicker and easier…