New Year, Intentions, Goals, and Think Days

New Year, Intentions, Goals, and Think Days

I started writing this in the second half of January 2023. Really it should have been ready to post on 31 December. But I guess that is why one of my goals for this year is to begin writing more regularly again. Which was also a goal for 2022… and 2021… and 2020…...

Word of the Year 2022 vs 2023: From Tree to Balance

Word of the Year 2022 vs 2023: From Tree to Balance

Well, having found my word, maybe I do know what I want - rootedness and stability while reaching up and out. Me at the start of 2022 It’s that time of year again when we all start to look back at the last year and ask the terrifying questions: How did I grow? Am I a...

Queen Elizabeth II and a Legacy of Tension

Queen Elizabeth II and a Legacy of Tension

Since Thursday 8 September, according to the news, the world has been turned upside down. The death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has caused untold levels of sadness, grief and mourning across the country, and even the world. Or at least that is what the news...