Forget the Rules and Create!

September 5, 2014 by  
Filed under Career Space, Guest Space, Writing Space

It is my pleasure to introduce Louise Watson to our pages today. Please do make Louise welcome – more about her below. ‘Everyone will laugh at me.’ ‘I haven’t got the talent.’ ‘I won’t be any good.’ Just some of the excuses I’ve heard for not taking up a creative activity. Fears over whether other […]

Getting “Write” Down to Action

August 16, 2010 by  
Filed under Freedom Space

Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome. ~ Arthur Ashe Where to begin? But then again, where to end? Do definitions of the beginning and ending of action categorically exist? Personally, I don’t believe they do. Although the word “action” immediately conjures images in my brain […]

Finding the Perfect Vessel to “Hold Your Thoughts”

June 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Memoir Space

Awareness is not the same as thought. It lies beyond thinking, although it makes no use of thinking, honoring it’s value and it’s power. Awareness is more like a vessel which can hold and contain our thinking, helping us to see and know our thought as thought rather than getting caught up in them as […]

The Road to Ravenna: How to Find Inspiration by Looking for It

April 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Guest Space

We welcome back Stacey Curnow, Midwife for Your Life, this week! More about Stacey below. First action, then inspiration ~ those are the words that drive me whenever I am looking for that elusive muse called inspiration. I’ve learned that if I show up first, whether it’s at my computer,  a meeting, or a workout, […]

Writing Memoir – Using A Favorite Search Engine as Your Personal Muse

March 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Memoir Space

The memoir project for our second month uses an easy research tool to prompt your memoir writing. (If you missed the introduction on memoir writing, and the first memoir project using list writing, check out February’s Memoir Space.) Using the internet for research provides a great avenue for retrieving memories. Here is a simple technique […]

Are You Ready For a Blogging Adventure?

October 1, 2008 by  
Filed under Writing Space

Do you want to let your words soar?

Then maybe it’s time to cut the ropes and fly off into the wild, colourful adventure of blogging…

Opportunity: the start of a new page

January 1, 2008 by  
Filed under Writing Space

The start of a New Year, a time of resolutions, of new beginnings. A time when we look hard at the things we want to make happen in the months ahead. And writing, our use of words, well that can help us to achieve those goals, make a reality of those dreams.

This month, Joanna inspires us to write our way into a new set of possibilities, to take the clean page offered by the new year to connect, explore, inspire…