“Dare To Be Naive” Buckminster Fuller Beauty is in the not knowing. That was a thought that came to me upon waking one morning. I think it sounds poetic, but is it useful? Because it’s comforting to think I know, to think I have the answers. So, if not knowing is beautiful and knowing is.. read more →

In work and in life it serves us to be ruthlessly honest with ourselves around what it is we’re really doing in this moment – in our interactions with others, with ourselves, with our environment. When we’re being generous, are we really giving, or are we trading? In the search for clarity, are we seeking.. read more →

Have you ever chased big things in life simply because that’s what everyone else is doing and you never stopped to really question what it is you’re wanting, or chasing, or creating, (however you see that)? You never stopped to ask yourself, would that be useful for me and who I am, to have that.. read more →

24 Aug 2015
5:51 pm

Why Not?

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When I was a child my family lived in Saudi Arabia for a few years. When the time came to return to England, instead of packing my toys I asked my parents if I could give them all to the children in the slum down the road. They were so different from us in terms.. read more →

I recently coached a woman who was experiencing overwhelm and was deeply frustrated. Brilliant creative ideas would flood her mind and yet she was implementing none of them. Instead she was distracting herself with busyness, hoping to earn her place on the starting block through attempting to become a better version of herself first. She.. read more →

This week I was in conversation with a woman who is also a coach and she said to me, “*Maggie is not how a coach should be” “How should a coach be?” I asked. “Like *Sarah. She’s how a good coach should be. *Maggie is aggressive” I didn’t hear truth in her words, I heard.. read more →

Earlier today I was feeling low, out of sorts, not myself. As a result I wasn’t being pro-active, in fact I was drifting around my home, moving from one thing to the next, starting things not finishing them, getting increasingly irritated with myself, not at all present. I didn’t like how I was being and.. read more →

I used to have a tendency where the more I was told to let go, the more I held on. The more I was told to let go, the more I shrank. The more I was told to let go, the more I found myself blocked and stuck. Letting go presupposes we’re holding on to.. read more →

Today is the most depressing day of the year, calculations prove it, the day we admit defeat and revel in self-loathing for falling off the News Years resolution wagon, the day our motivation levels are at an all-time low. They call it Blue Monday. Blue Monday is a story, made up by Sky Travel as.. read more →

We all took our first breath. We’ll all take our last. What happens in between is one big old story. No-one gets out alive. So how are you using this life you are living? I help people and businesses create better stories for themselves, for the people they care about and for the world at.. read more →