Jealousy – The Telltale Emotion

Jealous is an ugly emotion, it has to be said. It's an emotion we don't often admit to, due to the connotations it brings, and it's an emotion I find myself wishing I couldn't feel. There's plenty of emotions we're not all that happy about feeling; the usual culprits like Anger, Sadness, Fear, etc. Think …

Continue reading Jealousy – The Telltale Emotion

27th April to 3rd May: A Friday Feeling

Wow these posts roll around quickly! Probably testament to how busy I've been, or at least felt; so lets get started. Last weekend was one I had been looking forward to for a long time, which is why last week felt slow as I found myself counting individual seconds until it arrived. Friday, when the …

Continue reading 27th April to 3rd May: A Friday Feeling

Top 5 Tips for Squeezing Extra Time Out of Your Day!

Do you have things you want to do, but don't have the time to do them? Maybe you have the time, but find you waste it sat watching TV? Last week I wrote about taking small steps, you can read that here: Small Steps into January. The jist is that if we want to reach …

Continue reading Top 5 Tips for Squeezing Extra Time Out of Your Day!

“This is the Year I…”

Another Monday Blog lands on another special day. With last weeks landing on Christmas Day, my next post was always going to land on New Years Day. A lot of people I know don't give the New Year much credit; many people don't set resolutions and don't see it as all that big a deal. …

Continue reading “This is the Year I…”

Creative Guilt

Do you have too many projects? Ever feel guilty for working on one but not the other? I left today free from scheduled posts so I could write something about me doing NaNo. I could have attempted to make a prediction for how I would be getting on, but that wouldn't have the same impact …

Continue reading Creative Guilt

My #WiPW for #NaNoWriMo

It's Work In Progress Wednesday but... it's also something else. The past few weeks WiPW has been host to some fabulous guest posts but, right now, I'm letting you all read a post just from me. I'd booked out today for myself, not because I'm selfish, but because, not only is today a Wednesday, but …

Continue reading My #WiPW for #NaNoWriMo

The Beauty of Challenge

Do you see the beauty in the challenges we face? How they allow us to improve? Last week I wrote about criticism and the positive impact it can have. You can read that post here: Feed(back) Your Enthusiasm. Feedback and criticism will often pose as a challenge to us, they're signs that something we're doing …

Continue reading The Beauty of Challenge

Carols Work in Progress – A #WiPW Guest Post!

I don't know about you, but I can often get into the mindset that "there's time to do something later" and, as such, I put dreams and passions to one side. The horror stories I then go on to hear, though, can make you think you'll never get there; that a passion put to one …

Continue reading Carols Work in Progress – A #WiPW Guest Post!

Can you overthink an idea?

Do you ever just mull your ideas over so much that you end up disillusioned? Can you end up overthinking an idea? I don't mean in terms of making something overly complex, though that's also an issue, and I don't mean in terms of talking yourself out of something. I mean in terms of thinking …

Continue reading Can you overthink an idea?