When I came across the opportunity to take part in a five week evening course on Active Listening & Peer Coaching, I jumped at the chance. I was thirsty for knowledge of how to enhance the way I communicate with others and deepen my connections with the people around me. It was quite a ride!Read More
Are you curious by default? Are you comfortable with uncertainty and do you, deep down, think the world is simply too complex to understand fully? If this strikes a chord you might be a systems thinker at heart.
But what does this mean, this mysterious term that most likely conjures up an abundance of connotations coloured by our backgrounds, world views and beliefs. Read my story on it here!Read More
As we meander around in a bluebell wood with a basket bursting with recently foraged mushrooms, I feel like a child again. I grew up in the city so bluebell woods are not an intrinsic part of my childhood memories. Yet on entering them, this is how I feel, lilac blue stretching as far as I can see amongst the trees. It fills me with calm, with hope and with wonder.Read More
Spending the winter in a big city, it’s easy to forget that nature is still around us regardless, sometimes in the most unexpected places. Beneath the concrete, between bricks and, believe it or not, in skips on a building site in Kings Cross, London.Read More