Podcast Pilot Episode: Exploring Platforms and Finding My Voice

Now that I'm really on track with venturing in to the world of working online, I've been considering what platforms I want to use. There are pros and cons to all for sure, and some lend themselves better than others to particular ways of working. Writing has been my medium of choice for a long… Continue reading Podcast Pilot Episode: Exploring Platforms and Finding My Voice

Living a Laptop Lifestyle: Too Good To Be True?

It's 2:39 and I really should be sleeping, but I just can't. My mind has been working overtime lately and I must admit that it's made getting a good nights sleep harder at times. I know this is just a time of particularly high energy and creative activity, and that things will settle, so I'm… Continue reading Living a Laptop Lifestyle: Too Good To Be True?

My Line-in-the-Sand Moment: When Life Turned Upside-Down

There are a few events that, when I look back on my life, I see as sort of milestones, or chapter headings; turning points, after which life just wasn't the same. Almost two and a half years ago, I had a moment in my life which was more like the start of a whole new… Continue reading My Line-in-the-Sand Moment: When Life Turned Upside-Down

Social Media, the Self, and Working Online: What World Are You Creating?

Our view of the world – and of our part in it – is largely informed by the people around us. Our friends, family, and culture all play a part in shaping our idea of how the world works. We learn by social means, so when we grow up seeing everyone around us going to… Continue reading Social Media, the Self, and Working Online: What World Are You Creating?

Manifesting Reality: Gratitude, Mindfulness & Taking Action

Manifesting is an interesting topic to me, as somebody who is in to the spiritual side of life, as well as having studied a lot of psychology. Despite the mainstream view that the only way to get anything is hard work, it seems popular in certain circles to believe you can just manifest stuff to… Continue reading Manifesting Reality: Gratitude, Mindfulness & Taking Action

Forming Better Habits – Life-Design by Default

When we sit back and let life take the wheel, thinking we’re playing no part in it, we’re wrong. Some might think that it’s possible to do nothing. Technically it is, but you’d have to be dead. A long as your heart is beating, you’re doing something: your brain is ticking, interpreting the environment around… Continue reading Forming Better Habits – Life-Design by Default

The Countdown…

Chances are that you're going to start seeing a lot of changes on the blog. It's not something I'm gonna go in to in too much detail right now, but there are interesting things on the horizon. I thought I was pretty serious about this whole lifestyle design thing, creating my future, living my dream,… Continue reading The Countdown…