So Long 2020

So Long, 2020 It hardly seems possible that we’ve reached the end of this year. I don’t know about you, but for me it was both the slowest and the fastest year I’ve lived through, so far at least! Looking back to the start of 2020 is like looking through binoculars the wrong way round. … Read more

First, Know Thyself

know thyself

Versions of this aphorism have been credited to numerous men of stature through the ages. Women, not so much. It seems to me that even now, almost 20 years into the 21st century, women are still rarely encouraged to truly get to know themselves. Our knowledge of ourselves is, more often than not, received and … Read more

Poetic Problem Solving with Collage

Back in 2014 a friend reintroduced me to the joys of collage via the medium of vision pages. The premise is along the lines of a dreamboard,but using cut out words, not just images. This was an enlightening moment for me because, even though I’m a very visual thinker, vision boards had always left me … Read more