Writing

Why you need your tribe #FridayReflections

August 18, 2017

As writers, we tend to live in our heads a great deal. We observe. We reflect. We search for inspiration. And then, we write. While it is enjoyable to imagine and create, it is also quite a solitary job. After a while, you long for human connection. For company. Or even just for someone to share your ideas with. But who gets it? You might get along great with people at work. But they might not understand your passion for…

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Life

A sight for sore eyes #FridayReflections

August 12, 2017

Mother Nature is amazing. The last few days, I’ve been awestruck by the changes in the sky at dawn and twilight. There’s the fiery orange of the sky when the sun rise behind the mountains. And at twilight, I’ve seen the pink hues in a blue sky leave a purple reflection on the river. I haven’t been able to take pictures as I have been driving. But gazing at the sky is energising at both those times of the day.…

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Life

If we were having coffee 11th August 2017 #writebravely

August 11, 2017
coffee

If we were having coffee, I’d apologise for it being a long time between drinks. I’d invite you in and offer you your choice of beverage. We’d sit on the couch and maybe have the cats sniff around you curiously. If we were having coffee, I’d tell you about a course I went to yesterday as part of my continuing professional development as a psychologist. It was about Acceptance and Commitment therapy for anxiety disorders. I’d tell you how I…

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Writing

Dear Reader #writebravely

August 9, 2017

Dear Reader, Yes, you. You who are right now reading this very post. You may have only just popped over this week or you might be someone who has been following me during my entire ten years of blogging — right from the days of Over Cups of Coffee till now. You may choose to no longer follow me, and that’s ok. Or you may choose to continue to read and follow me as I rebrand in the near future.…

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Kitty Kapers

A day in the life of Pebbles and Buttons #writebravely

August 8, 2017

Meowning everyone! Mum asked us to write on her blog after a long time! This time though, she suggested we write together. We are not supurrrr pleased about that but we’ll try. So a day in our lives? Pebbles: I wake up first. I’m usually up around 3:30 in the meowning when it’s all dark and I scratch the meowrer because I want to get into what’s behind it. It’s the place where all of mum’s clothes are. It usually…

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