Who Are Your Spirit Parents?

It was the kind of day that made you damp under your arms when the salty Meditaerranean breeze … Continue Reading

How Much of Yourself Are You Giving Up?

When I was a teenager I found myself wearing thick black eyeliner on the rims of my eyes … Continue Reading

Staying Down For The Count

Things were not going her way, or any way at all. She was in debt up to her … Continue Reading

How to Cultivate an Obsession: Shelter the Spark

Do you guys remember Penelope Cruz’s role in Vicky Cristina Barcelona? She was the wild-eyed psychotic painter throwing … Continue Reading

How To Cultivate an Obsession: What Stops Us

I’ve always wanted to have an obsession. When the fad for ‘follow your passion’ showed up, I burnt … Continue Reading

Our Connected Selfie Delusion

Thirty years ago my grandmother was dying of cancer. She was bedridden and there were no cell phones, … Continue Reading

What Fuels Creators?

I am pretty much unemployable – in the traditional sense. In fact, most fulfilled writers, creatives and entrepreneurs … Continue Reading

What Makes Happy People Happy?

Happiness these days is our elusive Yeti. We all get a glimpse of it once in a while … Continue Reading

The One Thing You Should Commit To Today (and Everyday)

How many times have you felt that you need to stick to (or stuck in) the life you’ve … Continue Reading

Three Elements That Help Create an Entrepreneurial Mindset

My Little Entrepreneurs Last night my entrepreneurship students were giving their final business pitches for part of their … Continue Reading