WHO EVEN IS THIS?! Meeting yourself in change

Not gonna lie, this isn't always pretty. Crises bring out all sorts of aspects in ourselves. We discover new strength and skills we didn't know we had, and that is glorious. Celebrate those. We also get an up-close-and-personal immersive tour of our worst coping mechanisms and favourite excuses. WHO EVEN IS THIS?! I CAN'T BELIEVE … Continue reading WHO EVEN IS THIS?! Meeting yourself in change

Coming soon: The DIY Phoenix

COMING SOON! The DIY Phoenix: How to drag yourself out of the ashes, mend your wings and start flying again. A practical guide to help you keep going in gnarly times. It starts where you are, and guides you in a solution-focused way to get going again. It will be on kindle. Sign up here … Continue reading Coming soon: The DIY Phoenix

A beginning, a muddle and an end (resolution)

That's how I heard the classical story structure described in a writing class. This is not just true for stories, this is also true for life in its twists and turns of creation and recreation and change. It is also true of the creative process itself. Colum McCann recommends "arse in the chair" as the … Continue reading A beginning, a muddle and an end (resolution)

Things where coaching may help (recent examples)

You might be wondering what sorts of topics show up in a coaching setting, what to bring, what to work on. And if coaching is the right thing. Here are some of the things that have recently come up (in specific sessions, or over a longer process): What do I want to do as a next … Continue reading Things where coaching may help (recent examples)