The curse of conformity

The curse of conformity

Conformity …. the very word makes me shudder. It brings to mind images of hoards of identically dressed people in some sci-fi movie, none of them realising that they look just like everyone else. I can often be found pontificating on the importance of being the Real...
A love note for the weary

A love note for the weary

Rest. Weariness is more than just being physically tired. It’s tiredness coupled with being so worn down by emotional burdens that you threaten to crumble if one more demand is placed upon you. It’s feeling as if your very soul is tired. I want you to know that it’s...
If opportunity knocks…

If opportunity knocks…

Sometimes opportunities present themselves and we act on them immediately. Sometimes we stop and think about the opportunity, mull it over, weigh up the pros and cons, then end up talking ourselves out of it. Well, the other day I happened to see a Facebook post from...
Letter to an unfulfilled woman

Letter to an unfulfilled woman

Dear You Yes, You. That woman underneath the myriad guises you wear for all the people in your life; those you care for, those who rely on you, those that think they know you. That woman who might live life differently, if only… I’ve noticed you pause in the space...