How to Honor The Muscle, No matter How Small You see it Right Now by Selma Martin

I grew up in a culture where people recited an unwritten mantra that sounded something like this, “I will be happy when I can… if I can…” 

This mentality, as you can already tell, comes with undercurrents of scarcity. You can see that, right?

The future.Oh, the anticipation of that day! 
Oh, the happiness you’ll experience then! 

This is what emotion researchers call the hedonic treadmill. It’s something they say we do; working very hard to reach a goal that will result in happiness. Later.

Re-ignite Your Passion in Writing with New Beginnings

My new writing space has inspired me to write more. What does your writing space look like? Ronald Dahl wrote in a shed at the bottom of the garden. https://www.roalddahl.com/blog/2017/may/inside-roald-dahls-writing-hut As much as I enjoy listening to other writer’s journeys, I love nosing in their writing spaces. A New Writing Space As some may know, we areContinue reading “Re-ignite Your Passion in Writing with New Beginnings”

My Hidden Talent – Tell Us Ten Things About Yourself

Having read my writing, here are ten things you may not know about me. 1) My Main Profession My full-time job is as a Deputy Head of an Independent school. We specialise in students who have behaviour problems. Most have been excluded from mainstream school. The students are a lively bunch and it can beContinue reading “My Hidden Talent – Tell Us Ten Things About Yourself”