• Creating My Life

    You Are Already That Which You Admire

    There is a phenomenon in Jungian psychology called projection. The idea is that we project onto others that which we can’t/don’t want to see in ourselves. We see qualities in someone else that we ourselves possess. And, therapy being therapy,…

  • Creating My Life

    Success is Success – No Matter How Small

    I’ve been sitting in a cafe for about 40 minutes but I haven’t produced much that I could put on my blog or elsewhere. But that’s OK right? My commitment from learning discipline was just to write for 15 minutes…

  • Creating My Life,  Poems

    Today I Choose To Write

    After two hours of diversionary tactics — A phone call Some emails A load of washing — I finally sit in the chair, Pen poised on paper And I hesitate. I am scared. Scared of putting myself “out there” Scared…

  • Creating My Life

    Learning Discipline – Is It Really So Bad?

    This morning I found myself thinking about the nature of discipline after reading two different views about how often to publish blog posts. One recommends publishing only when you have something to say and the other suggests writing at regular…

  • Creating My Life

    Combining Past and Future in the Present

    Continuing from planning from the present – a quick recap:  I’m finding that being without direction is very demotivating but the last project I tried to create didn’t keep me on track. Then, last week, an opportunity occurred that I…