Are You living according to your Life’s Purpose without knowing it?

One of the questions I asked my friends as I was creating my community “We live Purposeful, Meaningful and Fulfilling Lives(you are very welcome to join!)" was “What is your life’s purpose? Do you know?" A (very) small number had an immediate answer ready. Some looked at me uncomprehendingly and said, “I need to think …

Write Your Story – Transform Your Life

I am reading Louise DeSalvo’s book Writing as a Way of Healing - How telling our Stories transforms our Lives, because I want to incorporate its content in my “Write Your Story” and "Your Magical Future" residential and virtual retreats. I have only read the first chapter and already I can realise what a powerful …

The Real Story of Your Life

I have one all-consuming passion and that is the reading, writing and telling of stories. I feel pretty serious about my horses, my friends and pasta with pesto too, but nothing else has held my attention for as long: I suspect my love of stories and storytellers started long before I could talk. We are …

Navigating Unchartered Territory

2021 has barely begun and we are facing yet another “confinement sérré (strict)” here in the south of France. We already have a couvre-feu (curfew) from 18h00 to 08h00, but this has not succeeded in lowering our numbers, so it very much looks as if we are in for another full lockdown. In the deep …

Why you should make a to-be list before a to-do list

This pandemic has changed the way I see the world. It has changed the way I spend the 24 hours I have at my disposal each day. Although my values have not changed, my perspective and my priorities have. I realise now, more than ever before, how important each moment is, how precious each second. …