On Listening to Women, and Being a Quiet Man ๐Ÿ‘ค

"Feeling safe would seem to be a pretty basic right in a so-called civilised society" Dog finds stick Iโ€™m a writer. An introvert. A naturally quiet guy. Sometimes when Iโ€™m in a shop or restaurant Iโ€™ll speak so quietly I canโ€™t even hear myself talk; the staff have got no chance. But there are benefits… Continue reading On Listening to Women, and Being a Quiet Man ๐Ÿ‘ค

How Julie’s Subconscious Memo Helped Reduce Her Stress ๐Ÿ“„

When Julie was writing in her notebook recently, a nine-word observation by her subconscious appeared on the page. As a result, she made a simple change that has reduced her everyday stress. Each evening, Julie prepares four sides of paper in her notebook. Three are for her morning pages โ€“ the stream-of-consciousness brain dump long… Continue reading How Julie’s Subconscious Memo Helped Reduce Her Stress ๐Ÿ“„

Working 9 to 5 ๐Ÿ“„ how Lucy poured herself a cup of ambition

Image by Darius Bashar, via Unsplash Lucy had always wanted to be a writer. She'd had some short stories published, and was trying to make the leap to novels. She worked in retail for several years, but in the late-1990s, as a result of her own writing, she got a job in a catalogue publishing… Continue reading Working 9 to 5 ๐Ÿ“„ how Lucy poured herself a cup of ambition