This is how showing up every day will change you

It is hard to move out of the darkness. To cross the chasm into being recognised, following years spent in the unknown. To make a living from our own ideas, rather than from a payslip, can be a monumental challenge. The hordes at the gates seem to grow with each new day: More talent with…

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Defy and Create

The resistance is there. The foggy feeling of not knowing is there. Feeling like I’m an imposter who has arrogantly assumed the role of a writer and an ‘advice-giver’ is there. The guilt at working from home, avoiding the daily commute is there. The shame of barely meeting anyone new because of a solitary life is…

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The cure for feeling bored

It’s like I’m uninspired. I’m not particularly angry. I just have this urge not to be here. Or there, for that matter. It’s a kind of malaise. Brush teeth, work, eat, brush same teeth, sleep, repeat. With all that is available to do and see in this fascinating world, I can’t figure out why it’s…

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The Freezer

The freezer. It’s a stretch of time. It’s a way of thinking. It’s a point on a path. Most are familiar with it; many are moving out of it, and a few have long since left. You’re in the freezer when you: Are reacting, rather than creating. Don’t believe you can make money doing work you…

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