It was on a course with The Orchard Foundation that I had my first introduction to the pantoum form. I entered my poem Satisfaction into a competition run by ReThink Your Mind and was thrilled to be a main winner, and be published in the Big Yellow Book. It’s now the lyrics to a songContinue reading “Refuge – Satisfaction”
Vanessa King is the author of Ten Keys to Happier Living, the manual that underpins the brilliant work that Action For Happiness do. I was lucky enough to interview her at Margate Book Festival to learn a bit more.
When it comes to self help books, I was always going to like one about ‘storyjacking.’ It appeals to the inner writer in me. In StoryJacking: Change Your Inner Dialogue, Transform Your Life coach Lyssa Danehy deHart outlines her seven step process to getting out of your own way and on with your life. She doesn’t pretend thatContinue reading “StoryJacking: Change Your Inner Dialogue, Transform Your Life by Lyssa Danehy deHart”
Simona has been practising beauty for the last three years, and in that time found herself becoming increasingly frustrated. Skin health matters, and her experience of working at clinics in Harley Street and in the City was ‘that clients in most instances are sold industry hype.’ She wants to help people get the skin theyContinue reading “Skin Aspirations”
Not everyone loves shopping. Not everyone who loves clothes loves shopping. For a start, it requires the not insignificant financial privilege of having enough disposable income to spend on non- essential items. But even for those who can afford to shop just as a pastime or hobby, the experience is not always easy. Think ofContinue reading “YOUR fitting room”