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THE POWER OF NATURE

By Linda Cull • April 28th, 2016

Have you been feeling frazzled lately – tired – stretched – depleted? Would you rather be on holiday, somewhere, far away from it all, so you didn’t need to answer another call or another text, or feel like you’re needed to resolve yet another issue? Well, my friend, I have the answer. Take a week off from the grind, turn your phone off (even for part of the day) and immerseRead more…

WHAT’S INSPIRED CREATIVITY?

By Linda Cull • February 25th, 2016

When you feel really inspired in life, particularly in your creative pursuits, things seem to flow easily and you feel uplifted. New and innovative ideas come readily, you are able to generate a good volume of output in your work and hobbies, you make clever conversation, do great parenting and all the rest. You feel uninhibited and enlarged somehow, even intuitive. It’s a state you’re in when you do something awesome. You’reRead more…

ARTIST TESSA JOY & HER COLOURFUL NARRATIVES OF PEOPLE FROM FARAWAY PLACES

By Linda Cull • January 28th, 2016

When I met with artist musician Tessa Joy, in Fremantle, Western Australia, at the historic Kidogo Arthouse, there was a wedding florist preparing the space for a mid-afternoon ceremony. What a beautiful place to be married in! The bride and groom would be exchanging their vows in this little bit of heaven by the sea, in view of my friend’s exotic art being exhibited on its walls. Tessa and I didRead more…

IT’S A NEW YEAR & YOU WANT TO BE A WRITER!

By Linda Cull • January 14th, 2016

Do you see yourself as any one of the following: the ‘want to’ writer, the ‘ready to go’ writer or the ‘quietly impassioned’ writer? A lot of writers have been each of these at different times in their writing life. These three writer profiles will give you an idea of whether or not you see yourself as a writer. Remember, even the best writers were once a ‘want to’ writer. We all have to start ourRead more…

THE MINDFULNESS PROJECT: #THEPOWERISNOW

By Linda Cull • November 11th, 2015

Life can be busy – really busy. We’re constantly being bombarded by information and images and options. Often we hurry here, there and everywhere – even if it’s just in our minds. We get distracted by all the different noises in our lives. We get stuck in our heads with our work, relationships, and responsibilities – or in the past somewhere, or in an imagined future. What we need moreRead more…