Eventually I could stand it no longer. I got up and jotted down all the thoughts in my head. No wordsmithing, just bullet points and words that I knew would trigger my memory later. After that, my mind was at peace and I was able to concentrate on my Yoga practice. Continue reading Creativity: The Work of the Possessed?
It crept up ever so slowly and imperceptibly. I wasn’t even aware of it. Continue reading Screen Time: The Place to ‘Connect’?
Are night owls more creative? Personally I am a night owl; it’s a very creative time of day for me… I did a little research into this question and found a lot of evidence supporting the claim that we ARE more creative. However I know many morning people who would swear otherwise, so I guess it’s a personal thing which depends on your daily energy/concentration rhythms. Continue reading The Night Owl vs The Morning Pussycat
Sometimes the everyday predictability of a desk just doesn’t cut it. If it aint flowing then one very effective thing you can do to shift your energy and move that creative block is change the scene. Continue reading Ditch the Desk
Do you get songs stuck in your head? I have had the same song stuck in my head for the past year. I don’t know how it got there or why out of all the songs I’ve listened to in the past year it decided to take up permanent residence in my brain.
Continue reading My Soundtrack Needs Reprogramming
I have a bad habit of letting my emails accumulate and then periodically I have a mountainous job of deleting, filing and replying.
Continue reading Information Overload: A Modern Malaise
I feel tired, ragged and overwhelmed. I feel like I’m always chasing my tail and that I never have time to finish things. Today I had a meltdown. I’ve been teary most of the day. Enoughhhhhh!! I needed a schedule… Continue reading Who is Time Batting For? Not My Side.
When I first set up this blog I had a daydream which involved being ‘Freshly Pressed’ (that’s the blog showcase page for anyone not familiar with wordpress.com). And whadda ya know! This morning I woke up, checked email and watched as message after message came through from WordPress admin asking me to moderate, that my post had been liked, that I had new subscribers. Then I came to the email congratulating me on being Freshly Pressed. :)) Continue reading I’ve Been Freshly Pressed And I’m Flat Out Chuffed!