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The first few strokes were clumsy, the sound not quite connected. My fingers timidly attempted to find their place on the neck of my instrument, only too aware of the reverence of the moment. As the sound started resonating against my chest and in the room around me, I remember feeling something that felt out […]

Can art really change the world?

Creativity

Huma Qureshi is a writer who reflects on thoughtful family living over on her blog, Our Story Time. An award-winning author and former broadsheet journalist in the UK, Huma also runs online writing courses, including The Quiet Words, Postcards Home and Writing Friends, to gently guide aspiring writers to a place of confidence and creativity.  I […]

Episode 4: Finding your voice through writing with Huma Qureshi

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Even after 10 years of living in the Southern Hemisphere, I find it strange to be in the middle of Winter in July. July for me is synonymous with my birthday, with evenings that stretch well past our usual bedtime, with the long-awaited Summer school holidays and eating raspberries out of a little wooden punnet […]

How to embrace seasonal creativity to overcome creative blocks

Creativity

There are people who land into your life almost by accident and literally change your life. Sas Petherick is one of these people, and one of my favourite humans.  Sas is a self-doubt researcher, coach and host of the brilliant Courage and Spice podcast. She also mentors coaches (I’m one of them) and other brave-hearted […]

Episode 3: Following your inner voice with Sas Petherick

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I started planning my work around my menstrual cycle. I know, I know, that sounds super witchy. But it actually has nothing to do with magic and everything to do with embracing your own natural rhythms.

Inviting feminine energy in your creative business

Creativity

Lucy Lucraft has been known around the internet for sharing her unapologetic views on business and blogging, motherhood, veganism, zero waste, and social justice. She is a freelance journalist, a blogger and podcaster who shares ethical conscious content for bloggers keen to make blogging their job. She creates courses and consults for bloggers and small […]

Episode 2: Radical honesty with Lucy Lucraft

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