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Teaching and Learning

Teaching and Learning

Teaching and Learning have been the main trends for me this past year. With Covid more people were willing to learn on line, so I taught many more people than usual, which was very rewarding.

My perfect clients!

My perfect clients!

It has been awhile since I've talked about the people who it is most fun to work with, so I have been thinking about the specific qualities of my perfect clients! There have been so many lovely people I have worked with over the years,  many of whom have continued to...

Sharing your knowledge

Sharing your knowledge

Sharing your knowledge can feel a bit like tearing tearing off your clothes in public - it is the stuff nightmares are made of! Many of us grew up at a time when we were encouraged to 'keep ourselves to ourselves' and not tell the world everything that was on our...

Things you need to write a story

Things you need to write a story

When it is time to write a story it can feel very intimidating to sit down with a pen and paper or stare a blank screen. Suddenly you feel as though you have absolutely nothing to say - your mind goes completely blank, you can't remember anything you'd planned to say,...

Creative ways to tell your story

Creative ways to tell your story

It can be hard to know how to start to tell your story. It used to be that authors wrote or typed their story onto paper, edited it, and kept doing so until the process was complete... or abandoned. Nowadays we have so many more options with the rise of computer apps...

Finding Support

Finding Support

I have been MIA for a while now - but am back because I want to talk about finding support. While I was gone I was primarily selling my wares at craft fairs. As a card-carrying introvert, I wasn't sure I would enjoy this much social interaction, but in reality I found...