Category Archives: Life

Trust yourself. You’ve survived a lot, and you’ll survive whatever is coming.

Self-trust is probably one of the hardest things that some of us have to do, but in these uncertain and changing times, it is probably something at which we all need to become better. Continue reading

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Talk About, Tuesday: What Shall We Discuss?

I have a strange feeling of Deja Vu. One of the things I suggested we could do on Tuesdays was an ‘Ask Me Anything’ kind of thing, but that’s hard to do unless there are folks willing to ask question.  … Continue reading

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MBS Monday: How Can You Take Care of Others…

…if you cannot or do not take care of yourself? Since Mondays are all about MBS – that is Mind, Body and Spirit – I thought a good place to start would be something that encompasses all three: self care. … Continue reading

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First Thirsty Thursday

It seems sensible to go back to the very beginning when considering what kindled the ‘thirst’ in me, for spirit, for life; what started me on my current creative journey, especially in respect of Butterfly Raven. At the age of … Continue reading

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Some May Have Wondered…

It’s been a while, and I want to say thank you to those of you that stuck with me during my not so brief absence.  I haven’t been well.  What I thought was a chest infection turned out to be … Continue reading

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Raven Day: Psychically Aware or Mentally Ill?

How do you present a character who is extremely psychically aware without seemingly touching upon mental illness, when one of her challenges separate to that, is struggling mental health? This is the question faced in writing Ethne. In preparation for … Continue reading

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A Too Slow “Awakening”

Though life sometimes begins in the head, the full body of joy cannot be known there. It is the same with how we dream, or love ourselves, or struggle with our belief… Kept swimming in the head, life flickers, never … Continue reading

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